Every Oscars Red Carpet Look That Made Us Say "Yes"

To say 2018's award season has felt different than past years' ceremonies puts it lightly. While, yes, there’s so much incredible work to celebrate from tonight’s nominees, much like every other Hollywood event since the beginning of the year, all attention was fixed on the red carpet to not only see some daring, beautiful, and thoughtful fashion (which we found in spades), but to watch as major stars used the glamorous opportunity to send messages and show support for causes outside of tonight’s affair.

Be it in the form of #TimesUp pins or through choosing designers who champion women, the actresses' ensembles had a lot to say—literally, figuratively, and sartorially. And frankly, the most interesting ones always do.

Ahead, the Oscar night looks we'll remember most.

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WHO: Lupita Nyong'o

WEAR: Custom Atelier Versace dress; Alexandre Birman shoes

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WHO: Salma Hayek

WEAR: Custom Gucci dress; Gucci bag and shoes; Harry Winston jewelry

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WHO: Margot Robbie

WEAR: Chanel Haute Couture dress; Roger Vivier shoes

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WHO: Nicole Kidman

WEAR: Giorgio Armani dress; Christian Louboutin shoes; Harry Winston jewelry

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Who: Mary J. Blige

WEAR: Versace dress; Roger Vivier bag; Forevermark jewelry

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WHO: Betty Gabriel

WEAR: Tony Ward Couture dress

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WHO: Elisabeth Moss

WEAR: Dior Haute Couture dress; Roger Vivier bag; Harry Winston jewelry

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WHO: Zendaya

WEAR: Giambattista Valli Couture dress; Bvlgari jewelry

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WHO: Allison Janney

WEAR: Reem Acra dress; Jimmy Choo shoes; Roger Vivier bag; Forevermark jewelry

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WHO: Jane Fonda

WEAR: Balmain dress; Salvatore Ferragamo shoes

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WHO: Allison Williams

WEAR: Giorgio Armani dress; Harry Winston jewelry

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WHO: Whoopi Goldberg

WEAR: Christian Siriano dress

WHO: Saoirse Ronan

WEAR: Calvin Klein dress; Christian Louboutin shoes; Cartier jewelry

WHO: Tiffany Haddish

WEAR: Dress made by an Eritrean designer

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WHO: Jennifer Lawrence

WEAR: Dior dress; Roger Vivier shoes

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WHO: Taraji P. Henson

WEAR: Custom Vera Wang Collection; Jimmy Choo shoes

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WHO: Viola Davis

WEAR: Michael Kors Collection; Stuart Weitzman shoes; Roger Vivier bag

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WHO: Meryl Streep

WEAR: Dior Haute Couture dress; Stuart Weitzman shoes

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WHO: Octavia Spencer

WEAR: Brandon Maxwell dress; Tyler Ellis bag

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WHO: Andra Day

WEAR: Zac Posen dress

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WHO: Gal Gadot

WEAR: Givenchy Haute Couture dress; Givenchy shoes; Tiffany & Co. jewelry

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WHO: Danai Gurira

WEAR: Gabriela Hearst dress

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WHO: Emma Stone

WEAR: Louis Vuitton custom tuxedo; Louis Vuitton shoes and jewelry

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WHO: Fatma Al Remaihi

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WHO: Greta Gerwig

WEAR: Rodarte dress; Tiffany & Co. jewelry

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WHO: Sally Hawkins

WEAR: Armani Privé dress

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WHO: St. Vincent

WEAR: Saint Laurent dress

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WHO: Emily Blunt

WEAR: Schiaparelli Haute Couture; Sophia Webster shoes; Chopard jewelry

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WHO: Sandra Bullock

WEAR: Louis Vuitton dress

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