The Oscars are one of the biggest night for fashion and 2014 was no exception. Some of the most popular new trends were nude toned gowns and floor length chiffon. Check out what you can find at stores near you to get the look you loved on the red carpet for your own big events.
This year Lupita Nyong’o has become fashion’s new breakout star. Get her look with this ice blue chiffon pleated dress from Free People. Accessorize with funky animal jewelry and a simple crystal headband and you are sure to be the Cinderella of any ball.
1 – Candela Kingsley Pleated Dress from Free People
2 – B. Brilliant Sterling Silver Cubic Zirconia Flower Stud Earrings from Macy’s
3 – PalmBeach Jewelry Round and Marquise-Shape Crystal Silvertone Coiled Snake Mesh Bracelet from Sears
4 – Swarovski Crystal and Rhinestone Headband from Bed Bath & Beyond
Lupita Nyong’o photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP
Jennifer Lawrence stands out in this bright coral peplum gown. Borrow from this young starlet with a similar split peplum coral dress and toss on a simple single stand necklace. Pair it all with pointed heels to give an extra to you look.
1 – London Times Women’s Cap Sleeve Peplum Dress from Sears
2 – AVA Nadri Pear-Shaped Cubic Zirconia Necklace from Zales
3 – Enzo Angiolini Pointed Toe Pumps from Bloomingdales
Jennifer Lawrence photo by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images
The hand done beading on Angelina Jolie’s dress is absolutely stunning. Rock a similar look with this vintage geometric beaded gown from Nordstrom. Exaggerate those architectural lines with these nude strappy heels and you are ready to turn heads at any big event.
1 – Pisarro Nights V-Neck Beaded Sequin Gown from Nordstrom
2 – Crystal Ball Drop Earrings from Macy’s
3 – Adrianna Papell ‘Emilia’ Sandal from Nordstrom
Angelina Jolie photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images
This nominee looks killer in a silky navy dress. Check out this similar dress from Macy’s with asymmetrical bodice details that mimic Sandra Bullock’s mid-waist side gather. Keep the shoes and accessories sleek and modern to truly make this a fashion forward look.
1 – JS Collections Strapless Pleated Gown from Macy’s
2 – Jessica Simpson ‘Calkins’ Pump from Nordstrom
3 – goldia Sterling Silver 7mm Hinged Bangle from Sears
4 – B. Brilliant Sterling Silver Cubic Zirconia Stud Earrings from Macy’s
Sanda Bullock photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage
Cate Blanchett’s dress was one of my favorites of the evening. Steal her look with this nude toned chiffon gown with flower appliqués. Floor length neutral colored gowns seemed to be a popular choice for the oscars, but Cate’s floral texture made this one stand out. Rock an updo to show off these vintage inspired earrings.