Oscars 2023 Trends worth shopping

The 95th annual Academy Awards are underway, and celebrity style watchers have their eagle eyes trained on the champagne carpet. The world’s biggest stars gathered to celebrate the most prestigious award ceremony of the year — and we’re here to take a look at the season’s hottest fashion trends, from splashes, electric colors to feathers, sequins and dramatic cuts and more. The glamor just oozes from every inch of our TV screens.

And while these gorgeous Oscar couture looks may not seem very accessible to commoners like us, they can serve as a great starting point or when trying to find inspiration for any celebration on the horizon, from a wedding to a cocktail party. party or girl’s night out. Below, we’ve rounded up some wearable looks inspired by some of the night’s hottest style trends and found options on a variety of budgets, starting at under $100. Take a look to see if you spot some of your favorites and pick up a dress or two for yourself.

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Fluorescent shades of Citron

Drew Afualo, Ruth Carter, Winnie Harlow

If there’s one color that dominated the carpet this year, it’s the fluorescent shade of lemon worn by the gorgeous Winnie Harlow, Drew Afualo and winner Ruth Carter. It’s amazingly stylish and wearable, whether you’re rocking a statement dress or looking to layer it into your everyday outfit. Slip it into your style repertoire and get ready to wow the crowd.

Under $100


Eloquii one shoulder dress

Available in sizes 14 to 30, this one-shoulder dress from Eloquii is flirty, modern, and a great choice if you want to embrace yellow hues but prefer a vibe that’s a little less electric. (The same silhouette is also available in bright lime green.)


The Anthropologie Maeve crop racerback tank

If you just want to incorporate this gorgeous shade into your everyday outfit, then this cropped tank is for you. Available in sizes XXS to XL.



ASOS Design satin maxi dress with gold tie waist

Available in sizes 0 to 14, this elegant wrap dress is just begging to be worn to your upcoming summer weddings. It’s sleeveless with a cinched waist and a simple silhouette that’s both sexy and demure.



MacDuggal Asymmetrical Feather Dress

Available in sizes 0 to 14, this dreamy lime dress is embellished with feathers and ruffles that add some fun to this otherwise simple silhouette.

Audrey Hepburn-core

Sophia Carson, Vanessa Hudgens, Danai Gurira
Sophia Carson, Vanessa Hudgens, Danai Gurira

Chic, timeless looks seemingly inspired by the iconic Audrey Hepburn were all over the red carpet. Glamourous beauties like Vanessa Hudgens, Sofia Carson, Danai Gurira, Zuri Hall, Jennifer Connelly and more wowed in timeless chic gowns that will never go out of style.


Alex Evenings Shift Dress

It doesn’t get more Audrey than this LBD. Available in sizes 4 to 18, in standard and petite sizes. It features a mesh neckline and soft, stretchy crepe fabric.


Reformation Zenni dress

Available in black, chocolate and white in sizes 0 to 12, this cropped version of the classic Audrey silhouette works for everything from a cocktail party or wedding to drinks with friends. You’ll wear it for seasons to come.


Amsale taffeta and flare dress

Enjoy this beautiful Amsale dress, available in black or red. It features a fitted bodice with detailing around the waist that feels slouchy and elegant. Get it in sizes 0 to 16.


Khaite The Marca Dress

If you have money to burn, this Khaite dress will be an incredible investment. It is available in sizes XS to XL and will be a timeless classic that you will be wearing for the next 50 years.

Figurines with sequins

Jamie Lee Curtis, Sigourney Weaver, Malala Yousafzai
Jamie Lee Curtis, Sigourney Weaver, Malala Yousafzai

Rounding out some of the night’s biggest trends, beauties like winner Jamie Lee Curtis, Malala Yousafzai, Sigourney Weaver and more graced the champagne carpet in sparkling column gowns. Possibly inspired by the Oscar statuette itself, these dresses just ooze old Hollywood glamour.

Under $100


Lulu rose gold sequined maxi dress

This Lulu dress gives off major Sigourney vibes. It’s a long sleeve sequined maxi dress with a plunging neckline that’s sure to impress at any event. The body-skimming silhouette is as flattering, sexy and festive as it gets. Get it in sizes XS to XL.

Under $300


Eliza J ombré dress with sequins

This long-sleeved ombre dress is equipped with ever-so-slim shoulder panels that create a bold, boxy silhouette, while a plunging back offers some sensual details. With a sequin embellishment and a sneaky pleat at the back, the sparkling dress is sure to make a statement.


Pisarro Nights long sleeve sequined dress

A boho take on the glamorous silhouette, this quicksilver dress is equipped with romantic lantern sleeves and double pleats at the front for a snug fit, offering a chic juxtaposition of heavy metal and hippie.



Semsem sequined tulle

Put a spin on the sequin dress with this button up from Semsem. It has a classic shirt silhouette that’s worn casually, though it’s definitely a hefty investment. Available in gold and silver in sizes 0 to 12.

Exposed corset

Lady Gaga, Halle Bailey, Phoebe Waller-Bridge
Lady Gaga, Halle Bailey, Phoebe Waller-Bridge

See-through corsets and exposed bones reigned supreme this year, with celebs like Halle Bailey, Lady Gaga and Phoebe Waller-Bridge rocking chic with a sultry edge. They are a great example of how one style can be worn in many different ways to suit a wide variety of aesthetics. If you didn’t consider yourself a corset person before, you might just want to think again.

Under $100


LNL Corset Neck Mini Dress

Do your best Lady Gaga impression in this shockingly wearable dress from Nordstrom. It has a rustic skirt and a small slit, with a sweetheart neckline and transparent corsets on the torso. It’s sexy, flirty, suggestive and available in sizes XS to L.

Karen Millen

Karen Millen Layered Tulle Corset

Available in sizes 2 to 12, this limited edition corset is a wearable version of Bailey’s dress. It’s made with layers of voluminous tulle that’s both stunning and versatile. Pair with a skirt for formal wear or dress it down with trousers or jeans – either way, it’s an easy, ethereal look.

Under $500


Lace & Beads Exclusive Sheer Corset 3D Embroidered Dress in Black

This dress perfectly captures the juxtaposition of sexy and sweet that Bailey’s dress brings out. It’s got a layered design with sheer panels on the bodice and lower half of the skirt, adjustable straps and an off-the-shoulder fit — but the real showstopper is the sweet butterfly embroidery. Available in sizes 2 to 12.


BCBGMaxAzria Oly Dress

This best-selling style from longtime French label BCBG features layers of floor-sweeping tulle paired with a structured sheer top and sweetheart neckline. In addition to the classic black, it is available in cotton candy pink and a trendy orchid shade, perfect for spring celebrations.


Moda Operandi

Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini strapless tulle top

If you’re looking to channel Bailey’s cloud-like tulle gown, this blue corset top offers a similarly glamorous vibe with the added versatility of a separate. Subtle boning lends some structure to the cute sweetie, which boasts a slim waist and a ruffled neckline.

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