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On the red carpet, individuals alone have the power to define themselves as glittering stars, rarefied gazelles, eccentric raconteurs or rumply intellectuals. Here are a few of the fashion trends at the 92nd Academy Awards.
More women are eschewing plunging necklines, high slits and corseted bodices for flowing silhouettes that reveal little skin but still exude sensuality and style.
It was a chilly evening on the red carpet, but these capes were more about aesthetics than warmth. And for Natalie Portman, whose Dior cape was embroidered with the names of female directors who weren’t nominated for Oscars, a cape was a form of protest.
Beyond the basics of black and white, pink was a standout color — in shades from fuchsia to blush.
More men are getting creative with their fashion, but nothing has been able to supplant the simple grace of the classic tuxedo. The men on the red carpet wore them well.