Oscars 2014

The Night's Biggest Fashion Risk-Takers

You've seen the best dressed list, but now it's time to shift gears and vote on the most out-there looks like Lady Gaga's lavender shawl, Penélope Cruz's pink gown and Pharrell's shorts tux

CHARLIZE THERON

Editors here have been powwowing over Charlize's Christian Dior Couture gown ever since she hit the red carpet. The gist of the huddle goes something like this: Do we love it? What's with the see-through straps? They're sort of like clear bra straps. Well, the plunge is sexy. But what about the sheer panel at the skirt? We've yet to reach a verdict.