The awards, known for celebrating the best of UK and global music, produces an array of OTT outfits every year.
From Geri Halliwell's now-infamous Union Jack dress worn in 1997 to the sparkly silver wig worn by Cher in 1999, the occasion annually provides a major moment in the fashion calendar.
Rising star Dua Lipa, nominated for five BRIT awards at last night's event, made a spectacular entrance in a baby pink tiered tulle Giambattista Valli extravaganza with a raised front and long train
Dua Lipa arrives at the Brit Awards
She accessorised the dress with matching black strappy sandals to complete the smoking hot look.
2018 Brits red carpet: On the London music scene
Stormzy's girlfriend Maya Jama, who hosted a Facebook live of the event alongside Professor Green, looked super sharp in a pink glittery coat dress by Henry Holland which she paired with metallic pink flower-embellished sandals.
Maya Jama at the Brit Awards
Jessie Ware, nominated for British Female Solo Artist, looked chic in a long-sleeved dropped-waist white satin Simone Rocha gown, which she accessorised with statement red earrings.
Jessie Ware at the Brit Awards 2018
Adwoa Aboah looked effortlessly cool in a sleeveless white gown with feathered neckline. She, like many of the other guests, carried a white rose in a show of support for the Time's Up initiative.
Adwoa Aboah attends the BRIT awards 2018
Actress and model Clara Paget, nailed 70s glam in a black jumpsuit with gold embellishment and gold platform heels.
Clara Paget at the Brit Awards 2018
Paloma Faith donned a sparkling ruched silver sequin gown, and matching silver disco ball clutch bag.
Paloma Faith at the Brit Awards 2018
[London evening standard]