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Sexy Dresses at the Oscars 2016

The 2016 Oscars Proved There's a New Way to Nail Sexy Style

Sexy Dresses at the Oscars 2016
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In 2016, sexy style doesn't always mean the "naked dress": on the Oscars red carpet, many stars opted for understated designs, wowing us with a bit of leg, a bare back, or a curve-hugging gown. It's a sign that the times are changing, going back to subtle statements rather than loud, booming ones.

Read on to see all the looks that were h-o-t at the Oscars, then vote for your favorites in our fun swip poll.

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