Actresses tend to wear the most extravagant gowns to the Oscars. And the 2010 Oscars is no different, where many of the gowns came straight off the Paris Couture shows this year. Here is the Culturistas rundown of which gowns worked and which didn't.
Zoe Saldana and her stylist took a very literal approach with this Givenchy couture gown. Zoe even wears the shoes pictured on the runway model. She gets bonus points for styling her hair in an updo with much softer makeup than the runway show, letting the gown speak for itself. Zoe says on her gown, “It’s yards and yards of fabric. It’s the dress that the moment my stylist and I saw it we immediately fell in love with it. It fits everything I’ve been through leading up to tonight and my whole experience in Avatar. It embodies everything that I’ve been through. It’s big and it’s colourful and shimmery. That’s exactly what Avatar did.”
best dressed this year on the Oscars red carpet. She wore this gorgeous flowing Elie Saab gown. And it translated so well onto the red carpet that we think it looks even better in real life! Her soft up-do and beautiful earrings help make this look spot on.