By now, Jennifer Hudson is a Grammy Awards red carpet fixture, but the singer’s favorite red carpet memories are from her early years at the music awards show. And there’s one dress in particular that she still loves to reminisce about.
“It was a red dress that I wore to my first Grammys [in 2007],” she told PEOPLE. “It was a very body-conscious dress, and it kind of had a fishtail at the end. I don’t remember the material, but I loved it so much. And that was in my bigger days and I loved it. You couldn’t tell me nothin’.”
The star’s Roberto Cavalli stunner, worn before her very public slimdown with Weight Watchers, definitely put her killer curves on display, and we love that she played up the look with fun gold accessories and simple hair. We also think Hudson’s a fabulous role model for loving the way you look and dressing for your shape at any size.