The 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles lead the whole Hollywood brigade on to the red carpet. All the actresses, dressed in designer gowns and jewelry, stepped out to make their best statement at the most awaited award ceremony, The Oscars. Most of the stars in attendance did their bit to wow the fashion police as well as the fans around the world. Along with curiosity to know the winners of the film awards, part of the fun of the Academy Awards is also watching out for the best dressed celebrities on the red carpet. From pale nudes to shades of blues, glamour quotient rose high along with few bright colors on the rain soaked red carpet for 2014 Oscars.

Check out our picks for best dressed at the 2014 Oscars and tell us what you think!

The above featured image shows Angelina Jolie in a long-sleeve, beaded silver Elie Saab Couture gown along with Blue Jasmine winner actress, Cate Blanchett in a pale gold Armani Privé cap-sleeve gown. Cate has worn Chopard jewels to complement the Swarovski studded floral theme gown. Pictured in between the two is best supporting actress winner, Lupita Nyong’o, in Prada gown and Fred Leighton headband and jewelry.

Charlize_Theron_Oscars_2014Charlize Theron wore a fitted black Dior Haute Couture gown that sported a bold, plunging neckline. The 31-carat Flawless Winston Cluster Diamond Necklace harmonized her elegant style and added dazzle to her neckline.

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brad-pitt-angelina-jolie-2014-oscarsThough Angelina Jolie wore Brad Pitt on her arm, she flirted with Elie Saab Couture’s embellished gown that was highlighted with sheer bodice and thin leather greige belt.

Jennifer_Lawrence_DiorAnd since the red color of the carpet was not enough to brighten up the rainy evening, Jennifer Lawrence stepped out in a stylish red peplum outfit from Dior Haute Couture. She picked a $2 million diamond necklace by Neil Lane to add some oomph by letting it hang down longer on her back.

ANNE-HATHAWAY-Oscar_2014Anne Hathaway sashayed down the red carpet decked in Gucci from head to toe. She settled for an open back, black silk crepe column dress with a thigh high slit at the back. Dazzling with a geometric crystal-embroidered bodice, the gown was teamed up with patent leather platform heels and a black plexiglass clutch.

sandra_bullock_oscars_2014Sandra Bullock missed winning an award for her stunning performance in Gravity. But she didn’t miss choosing the prefect outfit for the evening. Nominated for best actress, Sandra played safe with navy blue Alexander McQueen gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewels.

amy_adams_oscarsAmerican Hustle, Amy Adams, star played it simple yet elegant by walking down the red carpet wearing a stylish dark navy Gucci dress. The strapless gown took cues from a tux and featured a fitted bodice and subtle train. Tiffany Blue Book Collection’s rodochrosite, lapis and turquoise gold earrings added some color to her appearance.

Ellen Degeneres_oscars_2014Dressed in tuxedo, comedian Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show for the second time.

oscar2014_limosEven the limos and other vehicles arrive on their own red carpet on Hollywood and Highland. The 86th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the actors, technical achievements, and films of 2013 and took place on March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.