11/11/2011 10:26 GMT | Updated 11/01/2012 10:12 GMT

Green goddesses: Gwyneth Paltrow and Zoe Saldana glitter in Elie Saab gowns

Head-to-toe green sequins are a rare sight on the red carpet, but last night's A-list events saw not one, but two of the glittery numbers emerge out of the celebs' fashion closet.