Julie Christie, Best Actress for Darling in 1965, wore metallic Sixties chic.
Elizabeth Taylor, Best Actress for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? in 1966, in a simple yellow and white sheath accented with a flower at the waist and teased hair.
Barbra Streisand, Best Actress for Funny Girl in 1968, in a sequined pants suit with dutch boy collar.
Audrey Hepburn, Best Actress for Roman Holiday in 1953, wore a delicate floral gown with pearl earrings.
Grace Kelly, Best Actress for The Country Girl in 1954, wore a classic satin draped gown with white gloves.
Susan Hayward, Best Actress for I Want to Live! in 1958, in a simple black strappy gown with gloves.
Joan Crawford, Best Actress for Mildred Pierce in 1945, accepts her Oscar from her bed.
Olivia de Havilland, Best Actress for To Each His Own in 1946, in a pale blue appliquéd gown.
Loretta Young, Best Actress for The Farmers Daughter in 1947, in satin and frills and some pretty serious hardware around her neck.
Norma Shearer, Best Actress winner for The Divorcee in 1930 in a fur-trimmed gown and loads of bracelets.
Helen Hayes, Best Actress for The Sin of Madelon Claudet in 1932, wore black satin with white gloves.
Vivien Leigh, Best Actress for Gone With The Wind in 1939, wore a floral gown.
Janet Gaynor, Best Actress for Sunrise and Street Angel in 1927 and 7th Heaven in 1928, poses with her Academy Award.
Mary Pickford, Best Actress for Coquette in 1929, in a beaded satin gown with finger-waved hair.