While some get the heads turn looking glamorous and perfect others turn up as fashion fiascoes at the Oscars red Carpet. On the eve of the 85th Academy awards here is a look at the worst dressed on the big night through the years.
Cher, Oscars 1986: Nothing went right for Cher in a black Bob Mackie revealing outfit with a cashmere cape and not to miss a towering 2-foot headpiece made with rooster feathers. She sure looks likes a rooster herself. (AP)
Demi Moore, Oscars 1989: Ghost actress actually wore bicycle shorts for the red carpet and made her land in the Oscars Hall of Shame.
Geena Davis, Oscars 1992: Her dress looked like she was going to attend a costume dress party rather than a red carpet. (AP)
Whoopi Goldberg, Oscars 1993: The funny lady wore a jarring purple satin frock coat which had a green lining and slim brocade trousers.
Bjork, Oscars 2001: When we talk of worst dressed, Bjork's infamous swan dress by Marjan Pejoski comes first to our mind.(Reuters)
Gwyneth Paltrow, Oscars 2002: The usually flawless red carpet veteran went wrong at the 2002 Academy awards in this Alexander McQueen gown.
Uma Thurman, Oscars 2004: Uma Thurman stepped out for the red carpet in a couture Christian Lacroix ensemble and was known as Swiss Miss.
Melanie Griffith, Oscars 2005: Melanie Griffith was seen in a fussy dress that looks as though it has come straight out of the 1980s. (Reuters)
Zoe Saldana, Oscars 2010: The Avatar actress wore a Givenchy gown which surely didn't look like from this world. The different shades of purple were too jazzy.
Jennifer Lopez, Oscars 2012: Touted as one of the Best dressed, it was shocking to see singer and actress Jennifer Lopez looking tacky in this Zuhair Murad dress with a plunging neckline. (AP)
Meryl Streep, Oscars 2012: Last year's Best Actress Meryl Streep vowed everyone with her performance in The Iron Lady but her red carpet looks were a sure disappointer. The actress' golden Lanvin gown failed to impress
Stacy Keibler, Oscars 2012: Stacy resembled a trophy in her golden Marchesa gown. We expect more from George Clooney's girlfriend. (Reuters)
Jessica Chastain, Oscars 2012: Seen as the likely winner of Best Actress trohpy this year for her role in Zero Dark Thirty, Jessica Chastain wore a rather tacky Alexander McQueen strapless gown for last year's red carpet appearance. (Reuters)