TODAY   |  March 03, 2014

Weir and Lipinski critique Oscars fashion

Olympic skating duo Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski join TODAY to weigh in on some of the best-dressed stars at the awards ceremony, including Lupita Nyong'o, Kate Hudson, and Cate Blanchett.

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>>> more on the oscars . carson's over in the orange room chatting with the duo. a lot of people want to hear from these guys this morning, carson.

>> from the olympics to the oscars , tara lipinski , johnny weir , joining us live in l.a. great job, last night. let's get into lupita nyong'o who is atop our poll. what did you think of her dress last night?

>> it was outrageously beautiful. her prada dress, the color was so stunning.

>> i loved the amazing sort of bigness of the skirt and how cinched in at the waist. if anyone could pull this off, it's lupita.

>> and speaking of pulling it off. pharrell, the hat the last couple of weeks and then he was in shorts. did that work for the both of you?

>> i love it.

>> the oscars , right, i feel like you need a full pant.

>> no, you don't need a full pant. you can go in shorts, it gets very hot under those lights. he was looking out for his personal shine level. in general and just about quick answer in general, were you impressed with the fashion on the red carpet ?

>> i was so impressed. there were so many amazing looks.

>> for me, it was just wonderful to watch cate blanchett in that gown and jennifer lawrence in the amazing drop-waisted dior.

>> and kate hudson was a big moment for me.

>> awesome. we'll have more in a little bit. thank you,