Oscars 2020: The Arab Designers Shining a Spotlight on Middle Eastern Couture

Last night was a night that attracted the world’s attention as well as the most famous fashion labels to the red carpet. The 92nd Annual Oscars Ceremony, which once again took place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California, had a little extra sparkle thanks to our region’s most talented designers. Celebrities were shining at the Oscars wearing their finest Arab designer dresses to celebrate their peers in film. 

From Grey’s Anatomy star Sandra Oh wearing Elie Saab to the ‘For Sama’ director Waad Al-Kateab’s embroidered calligraphy gown, scroll down for a glimpse of the stunning style moments that absolutely stole the spotlight.

Elie Saab

Sandra Oh

Jane Fonda

Dita Von Teese

Zuhair Murad


Molly Sims

Tracee Ellis Ross

Giuliana Rancic

Carly Steel 

Elizabeth Chambers

Kerry Washington

Rami Kadi 

Lilliana Vazquez

Reem Masri

Waad Al-Kateab

Naja Saade

Raya Abirached

Georges Hobeika

Chrissy Teigen

Paz Vega

Jasmine Tookes

Heidi Klum

WE SAID THIS: Which dress was your favorite?

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