The 4 Best-Dressed Celebs from Oscars Night, According to Our Editors

The biggest stars in Hollywood certainly came to dress and impress on the 2023 Oscars champagne carpet. Throughout the night, we spotted several iconic micro-trends, show-stopping color trends and inspiring homages to previous looks. But, who really stole the show (and our hearts) with their dazzling fashion on the awards show carpet?

We had our editors share their celeb fashion picks from Oscars night. And the winners are...

Angela Bassett at the Oscars.
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1. Anglea Bassett in Moschino

“The color is stunning, the silhouette is so gorgeous (that train!) and the necklace and hair are absolute perfection. It’s the perfect blend of unexpected/bold and classic—just the exact right amount of risk. LOVE IT.” — Abby Hepworth, PureWow’s Fashion Editor

“That purple is such a lovely regal color and it reminds me of the kind of characters she typically plays. Such a queen.” — Nakeisha Campbell, PureWow’s Associate Editor, News & Entertainment

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2. Hong Chau in Prada

“I thought she looked sooo pretty, the color was everything and her hair and makeup were the perfect compliment.” — Katherine Gillen, PureWow’s Senior Food Editor

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3. Riz Ahmed in Prada

“Riz Ahmed was so impressive with his twist on a traditional menswear look, with a super fun collar and pop of color.” — Phil Mutz, PureWow’s VP of News & Entertainment

Cara Delevingne at the 2023 Oscars.
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4. Cara Delevingne in Elie Saab

“I think I gotta say Cara Delevingne—that wine-colored dress was absolutely stunning. Very elegant, but with a saucy touch thanks to that huge leg slit. Also, the big bow on the shoulder was eye-catching but not overly ridiculous. The color suited her so well, and she really rocked it!” — Joel Calfee, PureWow’s Assitant Editor of News & Entertainment

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Karelle McKay

Assistant Editor, News And Entertainment

Karelle McKay is the Assistant Editor of News and Entertainment at PureWow. Before she started writing about all things pop culture, she was a literal couch potato who loved...
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