Oscars 2018: SHINY!

There was a decent amount of shiny…but the magpie in me ALWAYS wants more glitter.

Jennifer Lawrence in Christian Dior

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I can 100% guarantee that this is the first and only time Jennifer Lawrence + Dior = Good. Their partnership has produced less than stellar results, but this is really superb – and as a bonus, was one of my picks! I love how it looks different on stage from on the red carpet – it has a very liquid quality to it. Oh, and it also looks good when you’re heaving your wine-drunk ass over a row of chairs. Never change, Jen.

Lupita Nyong’o in Atelier Versace

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This seemed to be universally beloved. And with good reason – it’s pretty great. Although the black strap across her chest reminds me a little of a bandolier of bullet cartridges. I get the whole “warrior” vibe, but it’s not my favorite imagery.

Gal Gadot in Givnechy

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Gorgeous – even more so in movement. The “flapper” look works on her…although it’s hard to imagine a look that wouldn’t work on her. She’s incredibly likable and charismatic.

Abbie Cornish in Elie Saab

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Abbie is one of those actresses for whom I have total face blindness. I couldn’t pick her out of a crowd of one. So naturally I was wondering why she was at the Oscars? Turns out she was in “There Billboards”…anyway, this is a solidly good Elie Saab (except for the weird pouch of fabric over her lady bits? What even is that?). I like it significantly better from the back than the front, and as always, would like it 100% more in a color.

Sandra Bullock in Louis Vuitton

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Lovely – the beading is so smooth and beautifully done it almost looks like a pattern printed on the fabric. It’s a fun trompe l’oeil illusion.

Zoey Deutch in Elie Saab

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Zoey definitely got the better Elie Saab for the night. I’m in love with this silvery-lilac color. I was curious why she was there as well – I think of her more as a TV actress (Ringer, anyone!?), but apparently she was in “The Disaster Artist”.

1 Comment

  1. juliaparzen says:

    How, how, how do you have the time to put together this much content!?!?!? Do you sleep or eat?
    You are doing an incredible job on this! So impressed with your commitment and hard work!! Proud of you!


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