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    24 Oscars Red Carpet Looks I Haven't Been Able To Stop Thinking About

    Awards season is my favorite season.

    It's the Oscars this Sunday!

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    To get yourself in the Oscars ~mood~, here are some of the best looks the red carpet has ever been blessed with:

    1. Billy Porter in 2019:

    Billy wearing a ballgown with tuxedo top
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    2. Janelle Monáe in 2019:

    Janelle wearing a sparkly ballgown with a hood
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    3. Gwyneth Paltrow in 1999:

    Gwyneth in a satin gown with spaghetti straps and a sweetheart neckline
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    4. Nicole Kidman in 2007:

    Nicole wearing a long gown with a large bow at the back of her neck that leads into a long train
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    5. Cher in 1998:

    Cher wearing a see-through lace dress with a matching upturned hat
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    6. Angelina Jolie in 2012:

    Angelina in a velvet gown with a thigh-high slight
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    7. Jennifer Lawrence in 2011:

    Jennifer in a simple halter dress
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    8. Saoirse Ronan in 2016:

    Saoirse in a sparkly form-fitting gown with a deep v-cut and spaghetti straps
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    9. Barbra Streisand in 1969:

    Barbara wearing a sparkly and see-through top and pants
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    10. Cindy Crawford in 1991:

    Cindy in a simple halter dress with a deep v-cut
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    11. Viola Davis in 2018:

    Viola in a pink gown and matching clutch
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    12. Emma Stone in 2017:

    Emma in a Gatsby-era fringe gown
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    13. Salma Hayek in 1997:

    Salma waving in a sparkly gown with her hair up in a bun
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    14. Gemma Chan in 2019:

    Gemma in a tiered ball gown with high neckline
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    15. Zendaya in 2015:

    Zendaya in an off-the-shoulder gown and a diamond bangle
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    16. Jamie Lee Curtis in 1983:

    Jamie wore a sequined short-sleeved dress
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    17. Audrey Hepburn in 1968:

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    18. Jason Momoa in 2019:

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    19. Halle Berry in 2002:

    Halle in a ball gown with a see-through top with floral appliques
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    20. Lady Gaga in 2019:

    Gaga in a strapless gown and her hair in an updo
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    21. Michelle Williams in 2006:

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    22. Spike Lee in 2020:

    Spike wore a suit in the Lakers colors (purple and gold) in honor of Kobe Bryant and Prince
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    23. Jennifer Lopez in 2015:

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    24. And finally, Lupita Nyong'o in 2014:

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    What are some of your fave Oscars looks? LMK in the comments!

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