The Oscars are a classy event. We get it. It's a time to try out those long sleeves, or jewel tones or chiffon beyond your wildest dreams.

Some actresses and attendees like the mature look. Some go a little far with it. Some get right down dowdy.

We've put these young ladies in some old woman scenarios, because we can't help it.

Who do you think looked ravishing on the Academy Awards arrivals red carpet? Did anybody whiff?

After five years as a columnist and editor at Billboard, Katie Hasty joined HitFix in 2009 for music and film reporting out of New York. The Midwest native has worked as a writer, music promoter and in A&R since 1999 and performs with her band Numbers And Letters.