While film buffs the world over await the drumroll just before the announcement of Best Picture, fashionistas get in on the action early. All eyes were on the 83rd Academy Awards red carpet with the hope of spotting Florence Welch's Oscar dress. The starlet wore a cream lace Valentino Couture gown.
Florence Welch Oscars dress: At the 83rd Annual Academy Awards, Florence Welch wears Valentino Couture. (Getty Images)more pics » Florence Welch Oscars Dress (Getty Images) Florence Welch is a Grammy Award nominated singer who is the lead singer for the band Florence and the Machine. At the Oscars, she replaced Dido and performed Best Original Song Nominee If I Rise with A.R. Rahman.
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards were held February 27, 2011 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted the festivities, which honored the best films of 2010. Hathaway, who employed her stylist gal pal Rachel Zoe to dress her for the event, looked fabulous as always. And as well she should: Zoe's fee was reportedly astronomical!
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