40 Unforgettable Red Carpet Looks That Went Down In Oscars History

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The Academy Awards is the movie industry’s blue riband event, and everyone there is desperate to make a big impression. But aside from actually winning a gold statuette, the best way to make headlines is to strut your stuff on that famous red carpet. Yes, the fabulous fashion on display is a major part of every Oscars night. So, showcasing everything from the timeless classics to the revealing and the downright outrageous, here are 40 of the most memorable outfits worn on Hollywood’s biggest night of the year…