>Oh! The Oscars... the only event other than your wedding to which it is considered acceptable to turn up wearing a train. It was one of the most perfect red carpets we have ever seen last night, with star after star shining in swoon-worthy and stunning couture. Two trends reigned: Purple Passion and Whisper White. Here are some of our favourites... *sigh* so beautiful!
Purple Passion: from creamy lilac to lavendar lace, lush plum satin and maroon lace, purple reigns as a regal power colour...
|Cate Blanchett shimmers in Givenchy Couture, Image by Getty|
|Mila Kunis is ravishing in lavender lace by Elie Saab, Image Matt Sayles/AP|
|Natalie Portman exudes power and elegance in a plum gown by Rodarte, Image Matt Sayles/AP|
|Scarlett Johansson oozes sensuality in maroon lace by Dolce & Gabbana, Image by Matt Sayles/AP|
Whisper White: The perfect choice to convey innocence, purity and perfection. When you want to shine, you do it in white...
|Hailee Steinfeld is sugar and spice in this sweet gown by Marchesa, Image by Jason Merritt/Getty Images North America|
|Gwyneth Paltrow sparkles in silver Calvin Klein, Image by Steve Granitz/WireImage.com|
|Halle Berry is dramatic yet refined in embellished ivory lace by Marchesa, Image by Matt Sayles/AP|
|Mandy Moore is the picture of vintage elegance in Monique Lhuillier, Image by Jason Merritt/Getty Images North America|
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