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Oscars 2014: Angelina Jolie, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Lawrence on the red carpet

Hollywood beauties were dressed in their best on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on March 3.

Angelina Jolie shimmered in a nude coloured Elie Saab with just about enough sparkle for the red carpet. She finished off her look with Robert Procop jewels. (AP)

Oscar nominee for the night and face of Dior, Jennifer Lawrence was gorgeous in a beautiful red strapless gown by the brand and jewellery by Neil Lane. The 'American Hustle' actress wore her short blonde hair in a voluminous combed back style and opted for natural fresh makeup. (AP)

'12 Years A Slave’ actress Lupita Nyong’o was absolutely beautiful in a sky blue Prada gown with a plunging neckline.

Charlize Theron was stunning in a black Christian Dior haute couture dress. Charlize will be presenting an award at the Oscars. She wore Harry Winston jewels. (AP)

Cate Blanchett looked amazing on the red carpet wearing an Armani Prive sleeveless nude gown featuring Swarovski crystals. She has been nominated in the Best Actress category for her role in Blue Jasmine. (AP)

Kate Hudson was a winner in a stunning silver Atelier Versace beaded gown with a plunging neckline.

The King and Queen of Hollywood, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie arrived arm-in-arm. While Jolie was stunning in a sparkly number, Brad was dapper in a black tuxedo. The actor has been nominated tonight for his role as co-producer on '12 Years A Slave'. (AP)

‘American Hustle’ beauty Amy Adams was stunning in a beautiful sapphire strapless tuxedo-inspired Gucci gown. (AP)

Sandra Bullock: Sandra Bullock's stunning midnight blue Alexander Mcqueen gown also made it to our list of best evening gowns. The side-pleat was something different and elegant.

Emma Watson brought style and shimmer to the red carpet in a black and metallic Vera Wang gown. (AP)

Anne Hathaway picked black for the night but added some glam with metallic detailing. (AP)

America’s sweetheart Julia Roberts stunned in a black lace Givenchy dress with a peplum. (AP)

Australian actress Naomi Watts was easily one of our Oscar best dressed in a white sequined Calvin Klein dress. Red lips and a geometric patterned monochrome Bulgari clutch completed the look. (AP)

‘Dallas Buyers Club’ actress Jennifer Garner made heads turn with her silver tulle tiered fringe gown by Oscar de la Renta. (AP)

Penelope Cruz was beautiful in a flowing pale pink Giambattista Valli gown and Chopard jewels. (AP)

'Wolf of Wall Street' actress Margot Robbie went gothic with heavy makeup in a black strapless gown featuring a beaded bodice and bow detailing at the back. (AP)

Veteran actress Meryl Streep posed in an elegant black and white belted dress.

Jessica Biel dazzled in a stunning nude Chanel Couture gown with silver shimmer. (AP)

Hollywood couple Will Smith and Jada Pinkett arrived hand-in-hand. Jada was beautiful in a pink Versace gown with Cartier jewels and Ferragamo shoes, while Will wore Berluti. (AP)

Lady Gaga was a metallic Goddess on the red carpet in a pale pink strapless Versace gown with Lorraine Schwartz diamonds. (AP)

Oscar nominee Jonah Hill and his costume designer mother Sharon Lyn Chalkin arrive together on the red carpet. (AP)

Bond girl Olga Kurylenko matched the red carpet in a gown by Eco-friendly designer Suzy Amis-Cameron's Red Carpet Green Dress company. (AP)

Pregnant Olivia Wilde shoed off her baby bump in a conservative yet elegant black Valentino dress. (AP)

Best Actor nominee for 'AMerican Hustle', Christian Bale was suave in Dolce & Gabbana. (AP)

Idina Menzel was gorgeous in a bottle green Vera Wang dress and Chimento jewellery. (AP)

Best Supporting Actor for 'Dallas Buyers Club' was handsome in a white tuxedo with a red bow-tie. (AP)