Staff Picks: Best Dressed at the 85th Annual Academy Awards

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by Jen Anderson, Fashion Writer; and Daniel Jameson, Fashion Editor; images from fashionista.com

Amanda Seyfried in Alexander McQueen
Amanda Seyfried in Alexander McQueen

Amanda Seyfried in Alexander McQueen

Seyfried stunned in this pale lilac organza number from the masterful British house, which featured silver dragonfly embroidery that provided incredibly unique red carpet intrigue. Because the detail was subtle enough to melt into the hue of the gown, the overall effect, when constructed in this sleeveless high-necked style, was undeniably captivating.

Naomi Watts in Armani Prive
Naomi Watts in Armani Prive

Naomi Watts in Armani Prive

This futuristic Armani couture riff on the silver sequin column fit Naomi like a glove and capitalized on her assets with the perfect assortment of detail. From the waves the sequins formed in hugging her figure to the swooping bodice cut with a single cap sleeve, this gown was made for Watts.

Jessica Chastain in Armani Prive
Jessica Chastain in Armani Prive

Jessica Chastain in Armani Prive

Chastain’s Armani Prive gown was another prime example that subtle intricacy was the style winner last night. With patterned diagonal stripes adding a layer of texture to an already breathtaking sparkling nude column, this strapless dress highlighted Chastain’s light skin and red lips, transforming her into a vision of modern Hollywood glamour.

Sandra Bullock in Elie Saab
Sandra Bullock in Elie Saab

Sandra Bullock in Elie Saab

Bullock’s taste could not have been more tasteful last night. This amazing Ellie Saab gown was appropriate while being absolutely seductive at the same time. Can you say modern modest flapper lady?!

 

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