The Dior ensemble was considered a fashion disaster at the time.
She loved this dress so much that she wore it to the Oscars after she'd already been photographed in it at multiple Hollywood events.
Celebrities embraced it with varying degrees of success, but either way, it proved that a shift is happening.
Hollywood stars played it pretty safe, but there were still some subtle fashion risks.
These were the beauty looks that stole the red carpet.
Plus, Richemont sales up 25 percent despite setbacks in France.
Things got a whole lot sexier after the ceremony.
Let us get in on that.
Prepare for Sunday's 88th Academy Awards with some serious red carpet eye candy.
Who knew a little dress drama could be more interesting than the Oscars themselves?
Things got a lot more interesting and, in some cases, a lot more naked.
It wasn't just Old Hollywood waves this year.