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By Lauren Barth November 08, 2006
The dress that started it all. Kidman chose chartreuse chinoiserie from John Galliano’s first Christian Dior couture collection for her appearance at the Academy Awards in L.A. on March 24, 1997.
Giving Oscar a run for his money. As statuesque and golden as the evening’s main man, Kidman gleamed in Christian Dior at the Academy Awards in L.A. on March 26, 2000.
My fair lady. Kidman glowed in a floaty, frothy Chanel confection at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in L.A. on March 24, 2002.
Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent accessorized Kidman’s Golden Globe award for best actress at the 2003 ceremony in Beverly Hills.
All eyes (and lenses) were on Kidman’s bold yet delicate Christian Lacroix for Emilio Pucci dress at the Cannes Film Festival premiere of Dogville on May 19, 2003.
Kidman buttoned up for the Cold Mountain after-party in New York City on Dec. 9, 2003.
Kidman evoked the glamour of the roaring ’20s with a little help from a jazzy Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche number at the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills on Jan. 25, 2004.
Star of the silver screen—and gown. Kidman graced the Academy Awards in exquisitely detailed Chanel couture in Hollywood on Feb. 29, 2004.
Proud as a… oh, you know. Kidman got gorgeous in Gucci at the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills on Jan. 16, 2005.
Bringing sexy back. Kidman took the plunge in Azzaro at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City on April 20, 2005.
Kidman opted for simple but stunning strapless Balenciaga, anchored by custom-created Louboutins, for the Academy Awards in Hollywood on March 5, 2006.
Still styling. Kidman shimmered in skintight L’Wren Scott at the Rome Film Festival premiere of Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus on Oct. 13.
Whether magnificent in metallic, dazzling in Dior, or charming in Chanel, Nicole Kidman knows how to make an impact on the red carpet. With a string of award-winning acting choices and equally winning fashion decisions, Kidman has established herself as both a Hollywood and a fashion powerhouse—truly a testament to the power of personal (and fashionable!) evolution.Read More ↓