Carrie Underwood has come a long way since her days as the jeans-wearing ingenue on American Idol. Since breaking onto the scene in 2005, the country star has honed her red carpet choices to ones that perfectly embody her Oklahoma roots and her glam sense of style. See some of her best red carpet moments and most stunning dresses through the years.
"I love things that make me feel comfortable but aren't too tight or showing too much cleavage," she revealed to InStyle magazine. Case in point: The sparkly gold Badgley Mischka minidress she wore to the 2008 Academy of Country Music Awards.
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