2011 Oscar Fashion

The 83rd Academy Awards was held on February 28 2011. Read on to find out my take on 2011 Oscar Fashion and my favourite dresses!

Lady in Red

Walking the red carpet deserves a kick-ass dress and the colour red is a sure-fire way to ensure all eyes are looking at you. Red seems to be the favourite shade for several ladies attending the Oscars this year. Check out my favourite red dresses…


Sandra Bullock in a strapless crimson gown by Vera Wang and Jimmy Choo’s Vita gold sandals.
Selena Gomez in a soft floaty v-necked Dolce & Gabbana dress accessorised with a little Judith Leiber clutch, gold Lorraine Schwatz jewellery.
Anne Hathaway in vintage Valentino Haute Couture scarlet gown, accessorised with a $10 million Tiffany Lucida Star 94-carat diamond necklace, 10-carat diamond earrings and a 5-carat diamond ring.


It’s the Oscars…one simply cannot go wrong with sequinned embellishments! Check out some of my favourite embellished dresses with sequins that ranged from a light sprinkling to create a design to full on head to toe sequins covering the dress…



Michelle Williams in a glistening silver gown by Chanel.
Charlize Theron in full-length white Versace gown.
Amy Adams in a midnight blue mermaid gown by L’Wren Scott with Cartier jewels.


Check out the beautiful ethereal looks inspired by the ballerinas dresses in Black Swan!


Mandy Moore  in a crystal-studded gown with a delicate chiffon skirt by Monique Lhuillier and Jimmy Choo crystal-studded Zafira sandals.
Hailee Steinfeld in a pale pink tulle  confection by Marchesa with hairband.
Halle Berry in a  Marchesa mermaid gown with crystal beadwork interspese through the chiffon and ending in a cloud of ruffled tulle skirtig

Strapless with Train

Bare shoulders and a sweeping train ensures all eyes are on you…


Hilary Swank in a silver strapless gown that ends in a flurry of feathers by Gucci paired with a silver sleek clutch. A sleek chignon secured with a jewelled clip.
Reese Witherspoon in a s strapless column gown with a white fold-over by Giorgio Armani.
Leslie Mann in a deep burgundy strapless gown with thigh-slit skirt teamed with a black Jimmy Choo clutch and sky-high heels.

Thoughts: I love red but my favourite dresses for Oscar 2011 are Michele Williams’s  Chanel dress with its glitering silver sequins that empahsize the dress’s simple lines  and Mandy More’s Monique Lhuillier lovely dreamy dress.


Images and infor from instyle.co.uk & marieclaire.co.uk


2 thoughts on “2011 Oscar Fashion

    1. Hey Dumpling =)

      To look that good…i wouldn’t care too much about the weight…besides…the limousine drives you straight to the venue, just walk that path and you are sitting down again!

      The only worry is whether the dress comes in a size bigger than size 0… 😛


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