Oscars Fashion | Breakout Style Moments From Past Academy Awards

Photo of John Legend and by Dan MacMedan; photo of Leonardo DiCaprio by Steve Granitz. (Getty Images)

From the red carpet arrivals to the after-parties, Oscars fashion is all about highlighting men’s evening wear and its continued evolution of color, elegance and sophisticated styling. From the pocket square to the black-faced watch, every detail is recorded, reviewed and kicks-off annual fashion trends for men worldwide.

Acclaimed fashion designers bring their best to the table for the Oscars, pairing their designs with the top nominated actors, while the event continues to create superb style “breakout” moments. Over the last several years, the lavish celebrations and classic award ceremonies have inspired a return to looks from old Hollywood premieres, while blending a contemporary twist with new flare.

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Before, during, and after the coveted golden statue is presented, formality still reigns. The casual comfort merges with the elegant iconic classy tuxedo, while continuing to provide a polished flair for these fashion forward men of Hollywood. 

So, as we gear up for the 88th annual Academy Awards, here’s our…

 Favorite Oscars Fashion Moments From Past Academy Awards: