While the Oscars ceremony is one of the most important moments for the entertainment industry, many are also looking forward to the red carpet beforehand. A selection of the most striking outfits.
Actress Regina King wore a Louis Vuitton dress with the most crystals ever for the designer: four thousand. Making the dress took about 140 hours of manual work.
Directors Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe chose matching outfits with a special detail for Free: on the inside of his jacket are the names of people who have been victims of police violence.
Halle Berry debuted a new haircut: the actress got a short bob.
Director Chloé Zhao (pictured with cameraman Joshua James Richards) made a special choice: she put on sneakers.
Tiara Thomas won the Oscar for Best Original Song and appeared in a Jovana Louis outfit.
On the red carpet, actress Zendaya seemed to have taken inspiration from Cher, who wore a similar cut in 1970.
Although Questlove’s outfit did not immediately stand out, the gold-colored Crocs that the musician wore will stay with many people.
Amanda Seyfried had a chance to win an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, but missed out. Her Armani Privé dress was appreciated by fashion connoisseurs.
Musician HER paid tribute to her Oscar-winning song Fight For You by having the lyrics of the song incorporated into her cape.
Actress Carey Mulligan in a golden Valentino creation.
Viola Davis grabbed the Best Actress award in a hand-painted corset, with the designers working with her makeup artists to work the actress’s skin tone into the upper body.