While party plans and office polls are under way for the 2013 Academy Awards airing on Feb. 24, Wonderwall scouted the red carpet for the hottest getups from yesteryear. From decorated décolletage to backless babes, take a look back at the best Oscar trends of years past.
2012: Glistening Gals
One way to stand out on the 2012 Oscar red carpet was to shine like a star, quite literally. Which is what Jennifer Lopez did by wearing a sparkly Zuhair Murad dress. Also following suit was Stacy Keibler, who wore a metallic gold Marchesa gown and Octavia Spencer, who rocked a beaded Tadashi Shoji frock.