From Cher to Bjork, the Most Outrageous Oscar Dresses Ever

The sheer wattage of the star power at the Academy Awards makes it the most talked about celebrity event of the year, and fashion statements made at the Oscars are guaranteed to go down in the red carpet hall of fame. Like Julia Roberts’ black and white Valentino or Halle Berry’s sheer merlot Elie Saab, some gowns are instantly recognizable as red carpet magic, but some reach iconic status for…other reasons. From self-designed disasters to “don’t give a what” style risks, here’s a roundup of the craziest Oscar looks ever.