By Annika Harris
The Oscars are the height of award season because winning, or at least being nominated, in most instances signals the pinnacle of an actor or actress’ career. So A-list celebrities tend to save their best looks for Oscars night. Actresses arrive on the red carpet primped, coiffed, sucked in, and propped up in some of the finest couture or vintage gowns available. However, some, like Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Hudson, and Jennifer Lopez, end up on worst dressed lists, despite their efforts to create a stunning red carpet look. But for some reason, we tend to forget that for these women and almost every celebrity who attends the Academies, the looks are a collaborative effort, one that includes designers, stylists, makeup artists, and assistants. So why are the celebrities blamed solely for having the audacity to wear an unflattering look?