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85th Oscars 2013, Forever Chic Style Overview

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The 85th Academy Awards held on Sunday, February 24, 2013 began with a fanfare of excitement as the ladies and gents strolled down the red carpet under the sunny California sky. Form fitting strapless gowns sparkled with waves of Veronica Lake hair and subtle jewelry saluting yesteryear screen sirens. Photographic images of Old Hollywood fashionistas graced the runway – perhaps Rita, Audrey, Ava, Lana and Veronica. The A-Lister's column fitted gowns were in hues of metallic glitter, a whipped frosting palette, Audrey blacks,  breathtaking blues and several Valentino reds.  Let's not even mention thespians or reality television starlets draped in minimal cloth showing off bosoms perhaps in a vain effort to be twenty again.  These topless few need to learn a lesson from Jane Fonda bedecked in a silhouette defining Atelier Versace bright yellow frock that captured the attention of paparazzi and fans everywhere.  Others donned Marie Antoinette grandiose gowns with lengthy trains. …

Last Year Oscar Fashion 2012

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Tonight - The 85th Academy Awards showwill celebrate the top films of 2012.  Django Unchained, Argo, Zero Dark Thirty, Life of Pi, Lincoln and Les Miserables are the leading contenders.  So, get ready, turn on the television, pour the champagne and behold the Oscar winners and fashion.  Pray tell who will be the Best Dressed this year?  And, which movie will take the Oscar? 2013 Oscar Predictions: Best Actor:  Daniel Day Lewis - Lincoln Best Actress:  Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook Best Supporting Actor:  Christoph Waltz - Django Unchained Best Supporting Actress:  Anne Hathaway - Les Miserables Best Director: Steven Spielberg - Lincoln Movie of the Year:  Life of Pi or Silver Linings Playbook Hollywood Most Likely Pick:  Argo
Recap of Fashion - from March 3, 2012 - 84th Oscars 2012, Forever Chic Style Overview

The fashion for the evening was comprised of Old Hollywood glitz with snowy whites and frosty creams, glitter, pops of color, decadent black, vivid reds and embellishmen…