The Super Bowl of fashion that is the
The Oscars is mostly a game of big European fashion houses, because they are the ones with the most money to throw around to sign actresses to lucrative fragrance deals, dressing contracts, or both, and they have the couture workrooms to create custom gowns.
Looking at the some of the nominees in the lead and supporting actress categories, we can be pretty sure
At one time, Reese Witherspoon ("Wild") had a contract with Carolina Herrera, so it's possible she could be wearing a custom look from the New York-based designer.
Rosamund Pike (“Gone Girl”) is anyone’s guess, though it would be great if she went with a British designer, perhaps Sarah Burton for
Be sure to follow my Twitter updates on Sunday @Booth1 to find out.