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.

  • BLUE CHOICE photo | Jennifer Garner

Credit: AP Photo/Kim D. Johnson

Updated: Saturday Apr 03, 2004 | 01:00 AM EST

BLUE CHOICE

Instead of flattering her figure, the bodice of Alias and Daredevil star Jennifer Garner's spaghetti-strapped, baby-blue gown flattens her and squashes her bust. It takes away from a flowing train that could have made the beautiful actress look elegant.