And the Winners Are ...
51% of People.com voters loved Reese Witherspoon's look above all
MOST TALKED ABOUT DRESS
61% of People.com readers think Kidman should stay in the red!
The Dreamgirl loved the "classic, sexy and young" vibe of this gown (worn with Armani Privé heels).
The Volver nominee, in diamonds by Chopard and a dress with silk tulle ruffles, got ready at home with her family in about an hour.
The Best Supporting Actress nominee set off her sleek metallic gown with black diamond drops by Lorraine Schwartz.
"They made it just for me," she says of her sparkling gown paired with Lorraine Schwartz diamonds.
The star, in jewels by Van Cleef & Arpels, chose between two custom gowns by designer Olivier Theyskens. (For more details, see page 164.)
BALENCIAGA BY NICOLAS GHESQUIERE
"I just had one dress," says Kidman of her choice of this dramatic silk crepe gown, accented with a Bottega Veneta clutch.
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JADA PINKETT SMITH
"I love that it's sexy and elegant," said Smith (with H. Stern diamonds) of her gold lamé gown.
"I dreamt of having a gold dress since I was a girl," says Mirren (in Jimmy Choo shoes and Chopard diamond cluster earrings).
"My daughter picked it out," says Winslet (with a vintage Bulgari clutch and Chopard diamonds) of her mint gown.
OSCAR DE LA RENTA
"She knows what she feels good in," says André Leon Talley, who helped Hudson (in Fred Leighton diamonds) select her gown and metallic bolero.WAY BETTER WITHOUT THE JACKET!
"I just saw the dress and thought it was beautiful," says the star, who paired her apricot gown with diamond jewelry by Fred Leighton.
Weisz stepped out in a gown she calls "so romantic" and a Leiber clutch. Her pendant is a 1948 Cartier brooch.