For every traditional gown on the Oscars red carpet, there's one that's a little bit kooky. And as much as we adore gorgeous dresses, we have to admit that it's those looks that subvert the boundaries of fashion and challenge conventional notions of style and taste that really capture our attention. So in celebration of risk-takers everywhere, we take a look at the quirkiest Oscar dresses of all-time. Bjork, Cher, Whoopi Goldberg et all: we salute you.
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Words: Elodie Russo, picture credit: Getty Images and Rex Features