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Holy smokes, the Oscars are ONLY a week away! Besides all the great cocktails and appetizers that can be served at a great house party for the Oscars, you get yet ANOTHER opportunity to wear MORE great formal attire, if you’re that kinda gal! Some of us are and some of us aren’t. It’s okay if you aren’t, just play it up with your accessories and makeup and call it a day!
If you happen to be hosting a party, make some easy BUT tasty appetizers like mini Quiche!
NOW FOR THE DRESSES!
I’ve got you covered! There is a secret place that you’ve GOTTA check out get your hands on some fabulous dresses at amazing prices! It’s called Rent the Runway! They also happen to be running a Shortlist Sweepstakes and win $500 for Rent the Runway rentals! Between now and January 22nd, here’s what you need to do for a chance to win:
♥ Click the heart () icon next to an item they love to create shortlists for their upcoming events
♥ Include “Dream List” in each of their shortlist titles. For example, “Dream List: Kristin’s Wedding”
♥ Include at least 5 dresses in each list
♥ Create up to 3 shortlists by January 22
♥ 5 winners will be selected randomly and notified via email on January 23
Here are some of my favorite dresses that they rent out AND they ALSO HAVE A CLEARANCE SECTION! They actually sell off the clothing! Yup! 85% OFF! So hurry to Rent the Runway and buy or rent a dress!
Remember to accessorize yourself from head to toe! Check out Stella & Dot. They have great deals going on right now! You can also host an additional party with your local S&D Rep while you are hosting your Oscar Event! Here are a few of my current S&D picks!
Whatever you decide to wear make sure you do it in style and have a great time! Remember, like those bitches on the red carpet, you too are a very stylish girl!
Here’s who I think will win in categories that I really care about (yeah, I said it…)
My Predictions (crossing fingers for my fav’s here!)
Best Motion Picture – The Revenant
Best Director – Alejandro G. Inarritu, The Revenant
Best Actor – Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Best Actress – Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn
Best Supporting Actor – Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight
Best Supporting Actress – Alicia Vikander, Danish Girl
Best Animated Feature Film – Inside Out
Best Animated Short Film – Sanjay’s Super Team
Best Original Screenplay – Straight Outta Compton
Best Adapted Screenplay – This is a hard one! I really liked Brooklyn & The Martian.
Best Cinematography – Another REALLY hard one! Mad Max: Fury Road had AMAZING cinematography it really took you there BUT The Revenant ALSO has amazing cinematography as well, not sure if I feel that way because of the natural setting? But it was quite spectacular and again, it also really brought the film come to life.
Best Film Effects: – Star Wars: Force Awakens (DUH… LIKE THIS ISN’T GOING TO GET IT!)
*Best Costume Design – Cinderella
Best Production Design – Mad Max: Fury Road
*Best Makeup & Hair Styling – Mad Max: Fury Road
Who do you think will win? Please share in the comments and for crying out loud, subscribe already!