Who ruled the red carpet at the GQ Men of the Year Awards? See all the most stylish looks

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Usually it is the women who are queens of the red carpet, while men turn up looking dull in boring suits and tuxedos. A colourful bow tie or funky shirt is about as exciting as it gets.

But the GQ Men of the Year Awards are the exception. Like a light bulb in the darkness attracting only the most stylish mosquitoes, the GQ red carpet draws in the most sharply dressed and the most fashion-forward of the male sex.

That's not to say, of course, that the women don't put up a strong fight - with some beautiful gowns on display. Here's what everyone wore...

Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton

Claudia Winkleman

Claudia Winkleman and husband Kris Thykier

Chris Pine

Chris Pine

Bella Hadid

Bella Hadid

Calvin Harris

Calvin Harris

James Bay

James Bay

Lily Cole

Lily Cole

Sir Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell

Florence Welch

Florence Welch

David Walliams

David Walliams

Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding

Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson and wife Josephine de La Baume

Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley

Tom Daley

Tom Daley

Kelly Rohrbach

Kelly Rohrbach

Mo Farah

Mo Farah

Ashley Graham

Ashley Graham

Gwendoline Christie

Gwendoline Christie