And the biggest trends kicking off awards season are…. Patterns are having a big moment this season with starlets donning flowery frocks on the red carpet. At last night’s Critic’s Choice Awards, French fashion plate Marion Cotillard and indie darling Elle Fanning both flocked to florals, wearing Zuhair Murad and Chanel respectively. Shine was was another big trend on the red carpet last night. Anne Hathaway (who broke my heart into a million pieces with her “I Dreamed a Dream” – a slightly better version than the one my sisters and I performed for my parents’ poor friends at dinner parties) stunned in a simply cut Oscar de le Renta while Emmy Rossum was an etherial vision in glittery Caroline Herrera.