10 Best Oscars Dresses

By Jenn Rose Smith
10 Best Oscars Dresses | Lupita Nyong'o | Camille Styles

The headband! The gown! We’re all still thinking about Lupita Nyong’o’s sweet and inspired words from last night’s awards show, and can’t get over her simple and elegant style. As far as we’re concerned, Lupita is the new standard for sophisticated  glamor. And while we may have missed an acceptance speech here or there, we’re pretty sure we’ve never missed an important red carpet moment. Here we’ve gathered ten of our all-time favorite Oscar looks for your consideration.

Lupita Nyong’o in ice blue Prada, 2014.

Lauren Hutton in gold lamé, 1980.

Gracy Kelly in gown designed by famed costume designer Edith Head, 1955.

Michelle Williams in a mustard chiffon dress from Vera Wang, 2006.

Elizabeth Taylor in a chartreuse and white custom gown, 1961.

Gwyneth Paltrow in a caped white dress by Tom Ford, 2012.

Charlize Theron in a bias-cut gown by Vera Wang, 2000.

Janet Leigh in solid sequins by Edith Head, 1960.

Gwyneth Paltrow in a dusty rose colored gown by Zac Posen, 2007.

Jennifer Aniston in lipstick red Valentino, 2013.