Oscars red carpet dresses and trends 2017

There's no doubt about it: The 2017 Oscars was an event to remember. But while we're still talking about the unprecedented awards ceremony, we're also not over the red carpet. From sleek suits to gorgeous dresses, here are the top trends from Hollywood's big night.

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Viola Davis, Alicia Vikander, more: Oscars best red carpet looks and trends

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From left: Isabelle Huppert, Janelle Monae, Scarlett Johansson and Olivia Culpo.

It's all about that belt! From Scarlett Johansson to Janelle Monae, stars smartly used this extra accessory to cinch their waists.

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Blue suits

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From left: Riz Ahmed, Dwayne Johnson, Matt Damon, Chris Evans and Samuel L. Jackson.

While some ladies were seeing red (like Viola Davis and Ruth Negga), many of the men were feeling blue ... in a good way! Whether velvet, silk or something else, there's something about this cool color.

Long sleeves

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From left: Dakota Johnson, Ginnifer Goodwin, Chrissy Teigen and Jessica Biel.

Who says demure can't also be sexy? Stars like Chrissy Teigen and Jessica Biel prove that covered up can be all the rage.

Feathers and fringe

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From left: Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Emma Stone, Halle Berry and Olivia Culpo.

The Oscars are the perfect time to go all out, which these stars did in style. With fringe and feather appliques, these looks stand out in a crowd.

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From left: Ava DuVernay, Emma Roberts, Ruth Negga, Alicia Vikander and Emma Stone.

With low-cut necklines, shimmery colors and sheer panels, this lace isn't from your grandma's doily.

Thigh-high slits

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From left: Brie Larson, Charlize Theron, Jennifer Aniston, Chrissy Teigen and Taraji P. Henson.

Hello, thighs! Whether ruffled, pleated or silky, the stars weren't afraid to show off their gams.

High necklines

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From left: Jessica Biel, Karlie Kloss, Nicole Kidman, Viola Davis and Hailee Steinfeld.

There's a new neckline in town and it's here to stay. Viola Davis showed off a shoulder-bearing version of the look while Karlie Kloss went for a wide choker and Nicole Kidman showed off her toned arms.

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From left: Salma Hayek, Ruth Negga and Janelle Monae.

Ears shouldn't have all the fun! Stars like Salma Hayek and Janelle Monae added sparkly headbands for an extra-special touch.