The 94th Academy Awards kick off Sunday evening at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, and there are no arguments when it is said that the Oscars is Hollywood’s biggest event. With that, we would add that to whom much is given, greater is expected. As the
Oscars 2022 is the biggest event in Hollywood, the red carpet should hold up to the same acclaim. In a manner of speaking, we agree that the red carpet fashion and even the after party fashion is one for the history books. The stars didn’t disappoint.
Sharp cuts, sequins, bespoke tailoring, couture, blings, glamour and many more beautifying adjectives may not do enough justice to Hollywood’s finest totally creating a fashion heaven on the red carpet.
From presenters, to nominees, winners and other Hollywood A-listers, we can’t stop swooning over the Oscars 2022 red carpet. For this reason, the Oscars 2022 best dressed stars will be divided into three distinct categories; women, men and couples.
Ladies first! Here are our preferred best dressed women from the Oscars 2022 red carpet.
To begin the best dressed women are Regina Hall and Wanda Skyes, 2 out the 3 female presenters of the big night.
Regina Hall chose a custom Vera Wang sandstone silk chiffon draped gown with a plunging neckline, floor length sleeves, center front slit and an exposed corset. She wore a pair of Stuart Weitzman shoes. Wanda Skyes
Wanda Sykes wears a regal all-white custom suit by Sergio Hudson. Ariana DeBose
Ariana DeBose in a custom silk red faille cape, brassier and trousers in red crêpe couture designed by Pierpaolo Paccioli and styled by ZadriannandSarah Aunjanue Ellis
Aunjanue Ellis wears a custom Atelier Versace corseted draped ballgown. The sweeping design is crafted from a handmade micro-draped organza with a wrap-around stole and degradé gown in organza, tulle and chiffon with crystal embroidery and hand-finished fringe detailing. Ava DuVernay
Ava DuVernay wears a deep blue Louis Vuitton floor length gown. Becky G
Becky G shines in a custom Etro gown. Carolina Gaitan
Carolina Gaitan wears a Tony Ward Couture SS22 gown. Halle Bailey
Halle Bailey wears a custom made Roberto Cavalli by Fausto Puglisi asymmetrical draped evening dress in Turquoise silk Georgette with Chopard jewelry. Cynthia Erivo
Cynthia Erivo in Louis Vuitton. Emilia Jones
Emilia Jones wears a custom Dolce Gabbana gown completely covered with gold Swarovski crystals in ombre effect, paired with metallic double-platform sandals and a gold rhinestone. Chloe Bailey
Chloe Bailey stuns in a gorgeous high-slit gown, the deep royal purple look accented by an elegant waterfall of beads. Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett-Smith in Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture by Glenn martens. Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal wore a Schiaparelli off-the-shoulder column dress in black wool crepe and velvet with trompe l’œil buttons in embossed molded leather, adorned with gold leaf and embellished with vintage cabochon stones and crystals. Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner in Brandon Maxwell with Sophia Webster shoes and Nikos Koulis jewelry Jill Scott
Julianne Hough wears a custom Pamella Roland gown. Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita Nyong’o wears a Prada custom burnished yellow three-dimensional sequins flared gown enriched with amethyst and topaz crystals. Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Thee Stallion in Guarav Gupta. Niecy Nash
Niecy Nash in Monsoori. Rachel Zeglar
Rachel Zeglar wears a black beaded Dior Couture gown with braided back by Maria Grazia Chiuri. Rosie Perez
Rosie Perez in Christian Siriano with Dena Kemp jewelry. Ruth E. Carter
Iconic costume designer Ruth E. Carter will go down in history as the first black woman to win an Oscar for Best Costume Design! The Academy Award-winning costume designer wears a Jovana Louis black and white silk taffeta custom gown. Saniyya Sidney
Saniyya Sidney chose to wear a Giorgio Armani Privé seafoam silk and crinoline strapless gown embroidered with multicolored paillettes and crystals in a floral motif. Serena Williams
Serena Williams in Gucci Sofia Carson
Sofia Carson in Giambattista Valli Couture. Tracee Ellis Ross
Tracee Ellis Ross wears a Carolina Herrera Fall Winter 2022 gown by Wes Gordon. Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens stuns in a Michael Kors Collection sequined black dress accessorized with emerald green. Venus Williams
Venus Williams wears a white, floor length custom Elie Saab gown. Zendaya
Queen of the red carpet Zendaya wears a custom Valentino Haute Couture look. She stuns in a Maison Valentino cropped silk satin shirt and sequin flowing skirt. Zoë Kravitz
Zoë Kravitz in Saint Laurent with Kwiat jewelry Zuri Hall
Zuri Hall in Sophie Couture pink organza roses gown.
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