February 28, 2016

Three Oscars Trends You Can Actually Wear at Home!

Sydne Style shows the floral applique trend from the oscars with chrissy teigen Jennifer Jason Leigh Priyanka Chopra Zuhair MuradThe Academy Awards always has the best fashion. But there are very few occasions most of us can rock a gown like the celebrities. There are always a few trends, though, that easily transition into real life. One big trend from the Oscars red carpet was floral appliqué. Priyanka Chopra wore an embellished Zuhair Murad strapless, Jennifer Jason Leigh went ultra feminine in Marchesa and Chrissy Teigen showed off her baby bump in Marchesa as well. Even Jared Leto swapped his bow tie for a flower! This trend is perfect for spring. You can wear it with a flirty mini dress, girlie top paired with jeans or embroidered pencil skirt with a crisp white-button down.

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Sydne Style shows oscars 2016 makeup trends emerald orange rachel mcadams Saoirse Ronan olivia munnAnother big trend was matching your makeup with your gown. Rachel McAdams and Saoirse Ronan both use green eyeshadow to emphasize their emerald gowns. With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, you can easily get the look with a simple green-eye liner. I especially loved how Olivia Munn complemented her Stella McCartney gown with a tangerine lip. Considering orange is so huge for this season, I’ll definitely be trying this one out soon.

Sydne Summer shows best jewelry trends oscars 2016 naomi watts olivia wilde sophie turnerFor jewelry, chokers and collar necklaces were huge. Naomi Watts always does a statement piece of jewelry, and her Bulgari diamonds added major sparkle. Olivia Wilde highlighted the daring neckline of her Valentino Haute Couture gown with a Neil Lane choker. And Sophie Turner went classic in Tiffany & Co with her Galvan dress. Costume jewelry version of these pieces are a great way to show off lower necklines or to layer over a t-shirt for spring.

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Now when it comes to the best dressed on the Oscars red carpet, my go-to fashionista favorites brought their A-game as usual. I loved Naomi’s mermaid look (and how cute is it it that Liev Schreiber picked it out for her?!). And Charlize Theron, of course, was a complete knockout in custom Christian Dior.

Sydne Style rounds up Oscars 2016 best dressed list Charlize Theron Lady Gaga Alicia VikanderI also thought Lady Gaga looked incredible. The Brandon Maxwell dress was elegant, sexy but still unique thanks to the pants. I was so impressed! And even though Alicia Vikander did look a little like Belle in Louis Vuitton, there’s no better night to mimic a Disney princess than the Oscars. Plus, yellow is my favorite color and I thought the high low hemline with those very cool shoes made it modern.

But my favorite was, as I expected, Cate Blanchett. She is simply a fashion goddess and looked like Hollywood royalty in Armani Privé, which also is in line with the night’s floral appliqué trend. Who was your favorite?

Sydne Style rounds up best dressed at oscars 2016 Cate blanchett in armani

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  1. Prudence Yeo commented:

    They all look so stunning and I can’t really make up my mind which gown I like the most! Thanks for sharing!


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    • Sydne Summer commented:

      Glad you liked the post!

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