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We’re getting really excited about the 89th Academy Awards ceremony taking place this Sunday evening! It’s the most magnificent night for fashion because I think more than any other Hollywood event, celebrities want to put their best, most classic foot forward. There certainly isn’t as much scandal, shock and risk-taking than at say the Golden Globes or the Grammy’s. In anticipation, here is a roundup of the best and most iconic Oscars gowns in recent years.

Halle Berry Oscars

Halle Berry in Elie Saab, 2002.

Sandra Bullock Oscars

Sandra Bullock in Marchesa, 2010.

Lupita Oscars

Lupita Nyong’o in Prada, 2014.

Reese Witherspoon Oscars

Reese Witherspoon in vintage Christian Dior, 2006.

Jennifer Lawrence Oscars

Jennifer Lawrence in Dior, 2013.

Gwynth Paltrow Oscars

Gwyneth Paltrow in Ralph Lauren, 1999.

Julia Roberts Oscars

Julia Roberts in vintage Valentino, 2001.

Michelle Williams Oscars

Michelle Williams in Vera Wang, 2006.

Mila Kunis Oscars

Mila Kunis in Elie Saab, 2011.

Cameron Diaz Oscars

Cameron Diaz in Oscar de la Renta, 2010.

Cate Blanchette Oscars

Cate Blanchette in Givenchy Haute Couture, 2011.

Nicole Kidman Oscars

Nicole Kidman in Balenciaga, 2007.

Octavia Spencer Oscars

Octavia Spencer in Tadashi Shoji, 2012.

Penelope Cruz Oscars

Penelope Cruz in Atelier Versace, 2007.


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    Jan 3, 2018, 01.21 AMby caesarbrinkka

    All dress are fastastic.. Love it so much ! vigrx plus all natural

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    Dec 1, 2017, 03.06 AMby jenniferbrownz

    thank you for this chic bag instructions xx read KissManga chapters for free

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    Mar 6, 2017, 03.36 AMby purplefan

    Nicole Kidman looked great in red with dark red lips-not a washed out look.

    Octavis Spencer wows in her sparkly beaded dress.

    Michelle Williams’ dress has a stronger colour presence that suits her in that past image, compared to her 2017 look.

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    Mar 5, 2017, 08.32 AMby nayyesa


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    Mar 2, 2017, 05.45 PMby nrobson

    darn i like them all! xx

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    Feb 26, 2017, 10.41 AMby Finnich

    Mila Kunis is my favourite

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    Feb 25, 2017, 11.20 AMby pozyczka

    Mila Kunis is my favourite :)

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    Feb 25, 2017, 10.45 AMby Stacyco

    All evening couture dresses are very beautiful and fabulous!

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    Feb 25, 2017, 08.49 AMby sergey krestov

    Nice gowns!!!

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    Feb 24, 2017, 09.55 PMby MegH

    Cate Blanchette’s was my fav, love it!

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