Okay, so I’ve never watched the Oscars before last night. I never used to be into formal wear until relatively recently, so I didn’t really think it was interesting. But this year, I thought I’d be a good little fashionista and watch them, and comment on the hits and misses of the night for you, my adoring public (Population: 0, probably. It’s okay, I still love you anyway). In general, the Oscars were a lot more interesting and entertaining than I thought they’d be, but that’s probably partly due to Ellen DeGeneres being a superb host. She probably got the most laughs out of the Oscar audience that I’ve ever seen.
On the red carpet, the first person I saw was Leonardo DiCaprio. I thought he looked absolutely gorgeous in his Armani tuxedo, and I finally, finally see what everyone else saw in him way back in the days of Titanic and Romeo + Juliet. I used to think he was hideous back then, but now that he looks like a man… well, let’s just say that this is a Leo that I wouldn’t mind seeing more of. On another note, why wasn’t Blood Diamond nominated for Best Picture? I was thoroughly confused about that. Drop some science if you’ve got any idea, cuz I sure as hell don’t.
Cate Blanchett was the next to catch my eye. What can I say about her? She’s absolutely stunning.
This gorgeous gun-metal gray Armani Prive gown makes her look like an otherworldly creature. I usually love her dress choices, so I wasn’t surprised that she aced this red carpet look. She definitely gets the Frock Yeah! award for the night, hands down. Apparently in her next movie she’ll be playing Bob Dylan. Can’t wait to see what she looks like as a man. Continue reading Oscars!!