Feb 27, 2012

Oscars 2012: Direct From The Red Carpet

The 84th Academy Awards undoubtedly has a retro feel, and as the stars stepped out onto the red carpet it appeared that Oscar fashion also made a return to the black and white era.
Angelina Jolie lead the way stepping out in a dramatic dark velvet gown which boasted a thigh-high split to devastating effect.
Angelina Jolie stole the show on the red carpet at the 84th Annual Academy Awards in a black velvet gown with a thigh high split

Gwyneth Paltrow looked incredible in her oyster coloured Tom Ford dress with caped detail, while Cameron Diaz showed off her figure in a  Gucci gown which boasted a simple basque with a dramatic train

Gwyneth Paltrow looked simple and elegant in her Tom Ford ensemble which boasted clean cut lines and a cape detail

Cameron Diaz stepped out in a curve-hugging Gucci ensemble and the simple bustier of the dress was complimented with a full feathered train 

The actress cut a poised figure as she stood and smiled for the camera

Angelina knew exactly how to stand in her dress and stuck her leg out of the split to emphasis the bold dress 

                                        Brad Pitt held Angelina's hand and the pair shared an intimate look

Angelina was seen holding hands with Brad's parents Jane and William Pitt

Me and my girls

Jennifer Lopez, who graced the red carpet without her toyboy boyfriend Casper Smart, showed off her curves in a plunging cream dress by Zuhair Murad.
The American Idol judge teamed the gown, which also boasted a dipped back neckline, with a large bun piled on top of her head.