Nyong’o didn’t need a nomination to stun on the red carpet. She had no need for flashy diamonds, either. Her dress was dripping in 6,000 pearls.
The hair, the makeup, the plunging neckline — the Australian bombshell was the total package. And that necklace? It once belonged to the Duchess of Windsor.
Only the redhead ingenue could pull off a beaded, vintage-inspired dress the color of Dijon mustard — and still look like an Oscar statue.
The “Wild” actress chose to not discuss her dress on the red carpet, and we understand why. Classic and pretty, but a tad boring.
The emerald gown fit like a glove, but was overshadowed by accessories. Is that a statement necklace? Or is the actress growing a green pirate beard?
The dress took an impressive 927 hours to make, but the waist drops in all the wrong places. Even if it is Chanel.
The beaded top was reminiscent of a Disney princess, but the disastrous skirt resembled a rumpled pile o’ sheets.
As always, the Dior muse showed everyone how to wear something ... different. This time? Bubble wrap.
We’re not exactly sure what the writing on her frumpy frock said, but it might have been: “Fire my stylist.”