Sure, Rihanna’s massive bow jumpsuit or Lady Gaga’s Victorian-inspired get-up won’t help fix the political shitstorm blowing through the U.S., but I’d like to think that red carpet season offers us a momentary respite from the ills of the world. From Jennifer Lopez enlisting a large bus to transport her and her voluminous pink tulle gown to an event, to Frances McDormand’s head-turning Met Gala ensemble, 2018 was the year of the bold. Ahead, the most over-the-top celebrity dresses of 2018.