The Best Tony Awards Looks Throughout The Years

These outfits deserve their own song and dance.

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The Tony Awards are back this Sunday, so we decided to take a trip down memory lane. There has been over seventy years of Tony's fashion to fall in love with, and trust me—you'll fall head over heels for these chic looks. Starting in 1947, the looks evolved from Old Hollywood glam to jaw-dropping sexy AF couture courtesy of stars from Audrey Hepburn to Kerry Washington. I personally can not wait to see how people go all out for 2019.

This year, the awards will be hosted again by late-night funny man James Corden, so hopefully we can expect a "Carpool Karaoke" moment, like the epic version he had with Adele that I may or may not think about at least once a month. Get ready to sing and dance June 9 at 8 p.m. as you sip on some champagne—and don't forget the french fries.

Event, Suit,
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1952

Helen Hayes

Photograph, Facial expression, Hairstyle, Black-and-white, Beauty, Monochrome photography, Retro style, Gown, Dress, Smile,
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1954

Audrey Hepburn, Dolores Gray, and Jo Van Fleet

Photograph, Snapshot, Retro style, Black-and-white, Photography, Fun, Stock photography, Event, Vintage clothing, Smile,
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1955

Helen Hayes (Pictured with Nancy Kelly and Walter Slezak)

Event, Black-and-white, White-collar worker, Monochrome, Employment, Award,
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4 of 62
1956

Gwen Verdon (Pictured with Ed Begley, Una Merkel and Ray Walston)

Photograph, Event, Snapshot, Photography, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Family, Ceremony, Monochrome photography, Suit,
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5 of 62
1958

Helen Hayes (Pictured with Robert Preston, Thelma Ritter, Helen Hayes, and Ralph Bellamy)

People, Standing, Event, Vintage clothing, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Dress, Suit, Family, Formal wear,
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Gwen Verdon (Pictured with Jason Robards, Jr., Richard Kiley, Claudette Colbert and Bud Collyer)

Photograph, Facial expression, People, Event, Ceremony, Wedding, Formal wear, Dress, Black-and-white, Monochrome photography,
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7 of 62
1960

Mary Martin (Pictured with Jackie Gleason, Anne Bancroft, and Melvyn Douglas)

Black-and-white, Retro style, Arm, Blond, Hand, Gesture, Photography, Monochrome, Style,
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8 of 62
1961

Carol Channing

Photograph, Facial expression, Event, Formal wear, Black-and-white, Snapshot, Ceremony, Monochrome photography, Fun, Wedding,
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9 of 62
1962

Margaret Leighton (Pictured with Diahann Carroll, Robert Morse, and Paul Scofield)

Photograph, Event, Monochrome, Fun, Black-and-white, Drinkware, Stemware, Photography, Tableware, Monochrome photography,
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10 of 62
1964

Elizabeth Taylor

Event, Formal wear, Black-and-white, Family, Smile,
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11 of 62

Liza Minelli

Fur clothing, Fur, White, Fashion, Leg, Standing, Human leg, Textile, Black-and-white, Performance,
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12 of 62
1967

Greta Thyssen

Event, Fashion accessory, Award, Black-and-white, Smile, Style,
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1968

Audrey Hepburn (pictured with Maurice Chevalier)

White, Photograph, Hairstyle, Retro style, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Snapshot, Vintage clothing, Smile, Lip,
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1969

Diahann Carrol

Black, Hair, Photograph, White, Facial expression, Black-and-white, Standing, Shoulder, Monochrome photography, Hairstyle,
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1970

Shirley Maclaine

Event, Black-and-white,
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1971

Diana Rigg (Pictured with Brian Bedford, Alec McCowen Miss Bacall and Sir John Gielgud)

People, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Fashion, Monochrome photography, Event, Photography, Suit, Formal wear, Family,
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17 of 62
1972

Alexis Smith (pictured with Actor Phil Silvers and Sada Thompson)

Hair, Hairstyle, Brown hair, Blond, Long hair, Layered hair,
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1973

Cybill Shepherd

Formal wear, Suit, Black-and-white, Event, Tuxedo, Fun, Dress, Monochrome, Smile, Retro style,
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1974

Bette Midler

Suit, Event, Formal wear, Tuxedo, Black-and-white, Monochrome,
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1975

Maggie Smith

Monochrome, Black-and-white, Event, Fashion, Monochrome photography, Smile, Photography, Style,
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21 of 62
1977

Diana Ross (Pictured with Al Pacino)

Office equipment, Blond, Smile, Typewriter, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Sitting, Retro style, Electronic instrument, Style,
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22 of 62
1978

Lorna Luft

Black-and-white, Glasses, Eyewear, Monochrome, Suit, Monochrome photography, Formal wear, Photography, Style, Fashion design,
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1979

Susan Sarandon

Fashion, Snapshot, Standing, Black-and-white, Outerwear, Footwear, Dress, Photography, Costume, Monochrome photography,
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1980

Cicely Tyson

Black, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Monochrome photography, Black hair, Photography, Chest, Dress, Style,
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1981

Elizabeth Taylor

Black, Snapshot, Fashion, Black-and-white, Monochrome, Fun, Photography, Leather jacket, Formal wear, Style,
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1982

Cher

Fashion, Beauty, Hairstyle, Shoulder, Dress, Fashion model, Leg, Electric blue, Blond, Long hair,
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1983

Twiggy

Fashion, Dress, Shoulder, Event, Fun, Formal wear, Cocktail dress, Haute couture, Trunk, Abdomen,
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28 of 62
1984

Raquel Welch (Pictured with Shirley Maclaine)

Hair, Photograph, Hairstyle, Snapshot, Retro style, Black-and-white, Photography, Vintage clothing, Monochrome, Style,
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29 of 62
1985

Julie Andrews

White, Clothing, Fashion, Dress, Performance, Fashion design, Cocktail dress, Event, Leg, Haute couture,
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30 of 62
1986

Stefanie Powers

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