The 91st annual Academy Awards went down yesterday at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California, and not without its usual drama and flair.

Aside from the surprise wins and the moving speeches, the red carpet was on fire. The ladies, especially, did not come to play; they came out looking fabulous in an array of beautiful designer gowns and some even in tuxedos.

Here are our top picks for the most fashionable ladies from the Oscars:

Kiki Layne

Kiki Layne went pink for her first Oscars red carpet and kept it simple, letting her custom-made Atelier Versace gown speak for itself.

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Octavia Spencer

Actress Octavia Spencer looked majestic in her blue off-shoulder gown and wavy hair making us even more eager for her upcoming movie ‘MA’s’.

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Laura Harrier

Laura Harrier from Spike Lee’s movie Blakkklansman’ was all about keeping it fashionable and eco-friendly with her pastel blue Louis Vuitton dress made out of sustainable material.

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Constance Wu

Constance Wu from Crazy Rich Asians channelled her inner Belle in this flowy yellow Aterlier Versace gown.Her sleek ponytail and statement earrings complemented the dress perfectly.


Tanika Ray

No Monday blues here, just Tanika Ray’s royal blue mermaid dress giving us a beautiful dose of blue in this figure hugging dress by Stello.

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Jennifer Hudson

Actress and singer Jennifer Hudson was the definition of red hot in this Ellie Saab Couture evening gown.

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Danai Gurira

Black Panther’s Danai Gurira’s golden gown and her braids were definitely a welcome sight on the red carpet.

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Emelia Clarke

Game of Thrones’ actress Emelia Clarke was not left behind on the red carpet as she rocked her shimmery lavender gown which was complemented by her short brown bob. Although we are used to her blonde locks, we have to say she looked gorgeous!

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Amandla Sternberg

Amandla Sternberg went for an old Hollywood look with her fringe gown, low bun braids and her minimalist glam which suit her perfectly. We can’t wait for ‘The hate you give’ actress to finally win an Oscar!

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Regina King

Regina King, winner of Best Supporting Actress for “If Beale Street Could Talk,” was a goddess in this white Oscar de la Renta gown which served up some skin in a thigh slit which we absolutely love.

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