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The Most Unforgettable Oscar Dresses Of The Century

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Michelle Williams, 2011

Michelle Williams' previous saffron-colored Vera Wang gown had fashion critics divided, but her understated Chanel gown in 2011 was a clear hit. The Blue Valentine star tends to favor feminine frocks with a delicate touch, so this beaded number was a sensible choice. Impeccable makeup and eye-catching diamond earrings added the Hollywood touch to the look.