25 Stunning Oscar Dresses You Totally Forgot About

Here's to the ones that deserve *way* more attention than they get.

Here's to the ones that deserve *way* more attention than they get.

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Cher, 1973

In a sari-inspired two-piece outfit.

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Lauren Hutton, 1975

In Dior. (Side note: You've probably seen this on Insta, but did you know it was from the Oscars? NO.)

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Lauren Hutton, 1980

In a lamé mini-dress.

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Meryl Streep, 1999

In a portrait-neckline gown giving off modern-day Giambattista Valli vibes.

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Cate Blanchett, 2000

In Jean Paul Gaultier.

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Cate Blanchett, 2000

#mood

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Charlize Theron, 2000

In Vera Wang.

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Nicole Kidman, 2000

In Dior.

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Nicole Kidman, 2000

::staggers:

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Chloe Sevigny, 2000

In Yves Saint Laurent.

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Lucy Liu, 2000

In Versace.

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Penelope Cruz, 2001

In Ralph Lauren, looking like the heroine of a Civil War romance novel.

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Sofia Coppola, 2001

In a tea-length dress (that kind of checks one off my wish list).

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Reese Witherspoon, 2002

In Valentino.

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, 2004

In Versace.

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Nicole Kidman, 2004

In Chanel.

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Jennifer Garner, 2004

In Valentino.

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Scarlett Johansson, 2005

In Roland Mouret with stars in her hair.

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Kirsten Dunst, 2005

In Chanel.

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Halle Berry, 2005

In Versace.

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Jennifer Lopez, 2006

In Jean Dessès.

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Diane Kruger, 2006

In Elie Saab.

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Kate Winslet, 2007

In Valentino.

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Tilda Swinton, 2008

In Lanvin.

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Hilary Swank, 2011

In Gucci.

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Sienna Miller, 2015

In Oscar de la Renta.

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