The 2013 Oscars dresses worn by Hollywood’s heavy hitters on the biggest red carpet event of the year celebrate the visionary creations of the most distinguished fashion gurus. In addition to the fancy ceremony, the Oscars red carpet is a major attraction of the show. The 2013 Oscars dresses celebrities flaunted on the red carpet have a heavy influence on upcoming fashion trends and will set the tune of what is coming next in terms of cuts, fabrics and colors.
Hosted by Seth MacFarlane, the star-studded event was held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Sunday, February 24. Some of the Oscars highlights include the amazing performances of Adele, Charlize Theron’s dance and the cast of Les Miserables, and of course, the stunning red carpet appearances of Hollywood’s heavy-hitters donning the most exquisite 2013 Oscars dresses. Let’s see who makes the 2013 Oscars best dressed list and who failed to impress with their red carpet looks this year!
Oscars Dresses 2013: Pale Minimalism
Charlize Theron wore one of the most exquisite gowns from the event. Her Christian Dior couture gown features a structured peplum bodice and a dramatic trail, that she accessorized with Harry Winston diamond bracelets.
Jennifer Lawrence was also dressed by Dior at the 2013 Academy Awards. The Best Actress nominee wore her couture gown paired with Chopard jewelry while carrying a Roger Vivier box clutch.
Anne Hathaway opted for a Prada pale pink satin column gown. She’s been named the winner of the Best Supporting Actress award for her role in ‘Les Miserables’.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Feminine Accents
Kristen Stewart went for a feminine look in her Reem Acra gown which she accessorized with Jimmy Choo heels. She looked stunning despite the fact she had to walk down the Oscars red carpet with a pair of crutches.
Amy Adams went full on fabulous in a dramatic Oscar de la Renta gown. Her pale blue red carpet number featured the most amazing layered tulle skirt.
Zoe Saldana graced the Oscars 2013 red carpet in a Alexis Mabille Couture dress with a floral applique bodice and ombre effect hem line.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Ladies in Red
Kerry Washington added a touch of color to the event in her Miu Miu coral red gown. Christian Louboutin heels and Prada clutch bag finish off her Oscars look.
Jennifer Aniston smoldered in red wearing a Valentino couture gown from the label’s spring 2013 collection. She added a Salvatore Ferragamo red clutch and Fred Leighton jewelry.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Gold Detailing
Lavish gold detailing was a popular trend among the Oscars dresses 2013. Catherine Zeta-Jones went full on glamorous in a Zuhair Murad gold gown with the most intricate embroidery.
Aussie actress Nicole Kidman opted for a fresh-off-the-runway L’Wren Scott gown with opulent gold and black sequin detailing.
Salma Hayek brought some edge to the Oscars red carpet with her stunning Alexander McQueen dress. A matching gold clutch and a voluminous updo finish off her look.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Shimmery Silver
Naomi Watts shone in her Armani Prive cut-out silver gown which she accessorized with Jimmy Choo heels and Neil Lane jewelry.
Sandra Bullock arrived in a silver beaded lace gown courtesy of Elie Saab Couture. She added a Swarovski clutch and a rhinestone hair pin to her stylish red carpet look.
Stacy Keibler flaunted her amazing figure in a silver Naeem Khan dress. Giuseppe Zanotti heels and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry finish off her Oscars appearance.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Black Gowns
Kelly Osbourne arrived to the Oscars 2013 celebrations wearing a Tony Ward Couture dress, while carrying a Judith Leiber clutch.
Oscar winner for best original song ‘Skyfall’, Adele opted for a black Jenny Packham embellished gown which she wore with a voluminous 60s style hairo.
Jenna Dewan flaunted her baby bump in a Rachel Roy black lace V-neck gown from the designer’s pre-fall-2013 collection.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Dashing Metallics
Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain arrived to the event wearing a stunning Armani Prive dress paired with Christian Louboutin heels and Harry Winston diamonds.
Halle Berry looked stunning in her Versace shimmery silver stripe dress with strong shoulders. She paired the look with black peep toe platform pumps and her signature textured pixie crop.
Oscars Dresses 2013: Bold in Blue
Reese Witherspoon attended the Academy Awards in a blue and black Louis Vuitton dress which she accessorized with Christian Louboutin peep toe pumps.
Jennifer Hudson went for a sexy red carpet look in a Roberto Cavalli long sleeve dress with a bold high slit. Matching blue Giuseppe Zanotti pumps and Jimmy Choo bag complete her look.
Kelly Ripa brought some diversity to the 2013 Oscars red carpet with her floral print number. Her dress features a block color corset bodice and voluminous skirt which gave her the most amazing waist.
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