Best & Worst Dressed

No one knew exactly what to expect this year in terms of Oscar fashions – and while some stars didn't disappoint, gracing the abbreviated red carpet in gorgeous gowns, others made us cringe with their fashion faux pas. Take a peek at the creme de la creme and the bottom of the barrel in our special gallery.

BALLERINA GIRL

Apparently, Hilary Swank couldn't decide whether she wanted to wear a minidress or a full-length gown to the Oscars, so the Best Actress winner (for 1999's Boys Don't Cry) opted to don a combination of both – a short pink dress with a tulle overlay. It was definitely not a good choice for the usually dazzling actress.