Down-to-There Necklines and 4 Other Trends That Ruled the Oscars Red Carpet

The 87th annual Academy Awards had one clear message: Black gowns are over. A-listers set off an onslaught of flash bulbs on the red carpet with designer dresses that were anything but basic. From gorgeous embellishments to crisp winter whites, here are the top style trends that proved that great minds really do think alike.