The ladies at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards let their accessories do the talking – and boy, did they have a lot to say! We mostly focus on the gorgeous floor-sweeping gowns and platform heels, but these modern gals are commanding just as much attention with Grecian braids, colorful manis, and shimmering eye shadows. 

From Jordin Spark’s demure nude look to Brandy’s curly locks and rose gold accessories, here are the deets on the 2012 Billboard Music Awards white carpet accessories.