The Most Unfortunate Dresses To Ever Appear At The Oscars

If there’s one thing we’ve learned from the Academy Awards, it’s that making it in Hollywood has nothing to do with fashion sense. Being that all eyes are on them, you would think that celebrities would want to dress to impress. Instead, some attendees arrive looking like they’re on their way to a worst-dressed Halloween party. From the infamous swan outfit to a gown that looks like a trash bag, these ensembles put the “out” in outrageous. Read on for some of the biggest fashion fails to have ever arrived at the Oscars.

Sally Looks Like She Found This Dress On The Ocean Floor

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Actress Sally Kirkland arrived at the 2002 Academy Awards looking like she found her dress while scuba diving. The beige color doesn’t do much for Sally’s skin tone, especially considering it’s shiny and wrinkly-looking.

Texture aside, what is going on with the bottom of her dress? It’s like the designer decided to pin the fabric in random areas to create as clumpy a shape as possible. To make matters worse, Sally decided to sport a golden necklace that clashes with the unfortunate shades of the dress.