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Forgoing her usual black, the best actress for The Tourist glitters in a long-sleeved, emerald Atelier Versace gown, Robert Procop jewelry and Ferragamo heels.
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“It’s not easy in heels with the bump!” the mom-to-be and best actress for Black Swan says of navigating the red carpet in her pink-and-red Viktor & Rolf gown and Stella McCartney shoes, which she accessorized with Tiffany & Co. jewelry and a Dior clutch.
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The , whose song for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is nominated for best song, looks radiant in a sequined sweetheart Badgley Mischka gown, Johnathon Arndt gems, a Swarovski clutch, Brian Atwood heels and a sleek chignon.
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The soon-to-be looks striking in a plunging Zac Posen dress with a dramatic cut-out back, Sergio Rossi clutch and Neil Lane diamonds.
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The supports husband Michael Douglas, a best actor nominee for Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps, in a strapless forest green Monique Lhuillier ballgown, Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry along with Ferragamo shoes and clutch.
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Nominated for best actress for her role in the drama Rabbit Hole, the looks stunning in a cream one-shoulder Prada sequined gown with Fred Leighton jewels and Roger Vivier clutch.
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“I’m only here to do homework,” the best actress for Love and Other Drugs (and soon-to-be Oscar host!) says – though you wouldn’t know it from her gorgeous amber Armani Privé gown embroidered with Swarovski crystals, Roger Vivier clutch, Brian Atwood platforms and Van Cleef & Arpels vintage jewels.
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Last year’s best actress pairs her new blunt bangs with a sparkling pink Jenny Packham goddess gown with sparkling embroidery, Irit Design cuff, Jimmy Choo heels and a metallic VBH clutch.
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The best actress for the heavy film The Fighter goes for drama in her dress as well, in a laser-cut, one shoulder Marchesa gown, Brian Atwood pumps, a Killian Hennessy clutch and Cartier diamonds.
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“It made me feel really happy and light!” the Glee gushes of her rose-colored, one-shoulder Oscar de la Renta gown with ruffled details, accessorized with Christian Louboutin heels and Lorraine Schwartz platinum jewelry.
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The newly blonde best actress nominee for Easy A looks peachy in her minimalist open-backed Calvin Klein collection dress and sleek clutch with Van Cleef & Arpels jewels and Ferragamo peep-toes.
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Guess she got her gown to zip! The best supporting actress nominee for Modern Family shimmies in a low-cut, red Vera Wang gown with black belt, David Webb jewelry and loose waves.
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The Tron: Legacy star and presenter sparkles in a frothy, embroidered chocolate brown Marchesa gown, Tiffany & Co. jewels and studded gold Christian Louboutin booties.
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The best actress for Frankie and Alice shows off her stunning figure in a second-skin, corseted Nina Ricci mini dress with sheer overlay and stacked Harry Winston bracelets.
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glows in a white draped Zuhair Murad dress with a sexy slit, a sheer crystal capelet and – true to diva form – major Harry Winston bling, a Swarovski clutch and Christian Louboutin pumps.
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The Closer star, nominated for best actress in a TV drama, opts for a sexy orange Emilio Pucci gown with a ruffled V-neck, a VBH clutch, Casadei sandals and chunky gold and diamond Ofira jewelry.
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With her film debut Burlesque nominated for best comedy or musical, the looks award-winning in a lace and jet beaded Zuhair Murad strapless dress and Lorraine Schwartz blackened platinum jewels.
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The is a siren in her pale pink Armani Privé gown with Swarovski crystal-embroidered strap, Roger Vivier clutch, Lorraine Schwartz jewelry and nude Brian Atwood peep-toes.
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The best actress nominee for the drama Winter’s Bone rocks the red carpet like a seasoned veteran in a ruffled and corseted Louis Vuitton gown, Chopard 23-carat emerald earrings, Roger Vivier heels and a Judith Leiber clutch.
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Though she didn’t score a best actress win for The Good Wife, the actress had plenty of other exciting hardware for the evening: over $850,000 of Cartier diamonds, including 8-carat stud earrings, to accent her simple black and blush vintage Yves Saint Laurent gown and black pumps.
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The of Rapunzel in Tangled fittingly has gorgeous locks to go with her blue tulle Monique Lhuillier ballgown, Brian Atwood heels and serious Chopard sparklers – 222 carats in all!
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Winning best actress for her HBO film Temple Grandin, the sports an attention-getting custom Calvin Klein Collection neon silk halter dress with a gold box clutch from the designer, along with Roger Vivier sandals and Fred Leighton jewels.
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The , nominated for best actress in 30 Rock, looks simply chic in a navy velvet L’Wren Scott gown, Jimmy Choo heels, a Swarovski clutch and Lorraine Schwartz sapphire and diamond jewelry.
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The best supporting actress nominee shows off her signature avant-garde style in a shocking pink Lanvin dress, nude pumps also by Lanvin, Bulgari jewelry and vintage clutch with a sleek ponytail.
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Enviable in her beautifully draped Vera Wang emerald gown, the best supporting actress nominee for Black Swan wears an elegant updo, a Judith Leiber clutch and Lorraine Schwartz gold jewelry.
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The Country Strong added a shot of sex appeal to her demure Burberry gown and Cathy Waterman jewels with crystal-studded Jimmy Choo sandals.
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The Glee star is the picture of sweet sophistication in her pleated J. Mendel gown, Cathy Waterman jewelry, Ferragamo minaudière and Casadei heels.
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The goes for ’40s-style drama in a romantic, full-sleeved Elie Saab gown with floral appliqués, Jimmy Choo heels and Van Cleef & Arpels jewels, including brooches worn as hair-clips in her teased do.
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Everything’s coming up daisies for , a best actress nominee for Blue Valentine, who is a flower child in an embellished Valentino gown, Christian Louboutin heels and Fred Leighton jewelry
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Mad Men’s Betty Draper looks ready to stop traffic in her skin-baring, tomato red fringed Versace gown, which she tempered with a soft retro do and Neil Lane jewels.
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The Project Runway host and walks the red carpet like the pro she is in a draped, striped halter dress and sexy red platform sandals – both by Marc Jacob – with Lorraine Schwartz diamond and wood bangles.