Oscar fashion and beauty have an immeasurable amount of influence on what people wear to high-profile events, including other red carpets and high school proms. So it comes as no surprise that retailers begin releasing knockoffs and real versions of Oscar gown favorites to the masses at breakneck speed.
While that gorgeous custom made "Nairobi blue"
For instance, first thing Monday morning, JC Penney began touting dresses and accessories that look strikingly like a few of Sunday night's Oscar looks.
A strapless, deep navy number is not unlike
Pale nudes and champagne hues ruled as the main gown color of the evening and JC Penney also has a beaded, nude dress similar to the
David's Bridal also has gowns similar to Bullock's (for less than $200),
For anyone wanting the real thing, high-end online retailer Moda Operandi has actress
Since the jewelry donned by actresses at the Oscars was relatively simple and timeless, the jewels will be easy to copy, even if a high-end price tag for the real thing is out of the question.
The Caroline Hill Collection offers earrings strikingly similar to those worn by Jolie,
JC Penney carries a cubic zirconia necklace similar to the lariat-style Harry Winston diamond necklace worn by
And White by Vera Wang, a diffusion brand from the famed wedding dress and ready-to-wear designer, has a more accessible version of Nyong'o's Fred Leighton gold and diamond headband for $128.
So even if Nyongo's dress is hard to emulate, at least something similar to her delicate hair accessory can be had easily. It could even end up sparking the biggest trend of the coming prom season.