The moment we've been waiting for all awards season has finally arrived: The 85th annual Academy Awards! But before Sunday night's ceremony, the world's biggest stars strutted their stuff on the red carpet, showing off the most gorgeous gowns and tuxes (as well as, of course, a few flops) out there.
Tommy Lee Jones arrives with his wife Dawn
Tommy Lee Jones arrives with his wife Dawn Laurel Jones (Credit: Getty)
"Twilight" starlet Kristen Stewart (Credit: Getty)
"Silver Linings Playbook" star Bradley Cooper brings a special accessory to the awards: his mother. (Credit: Getty)

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"Lincoln" star Daniel Day-Lewis and wife Rebecca Miller (Credit: Getty)
Fab couple alert:
Fab couple alert: "Argo" director Ben Affleck and wife Jennifer Garner, wearing a custom purple Gucci gown. (Credit: Getty)
"Lincoln" director Steven Spielberg and wife Kate Capshaw (Credit: Getty)
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock glams it up in
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock glams it up in lace. (Credit: Getty)
Salma Hayek wears a midnight-blue velvet gown, with
Salma Hayek wears a midnight-blue velvet gown, with a gold embellished collar, by Alexander McQueen, and carries a gold skull box clutch also by McQueen. (Credit: Getty)

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Halle Berry
Halle Berry (Credit: Getty)
"The Sessions" star Helen Hunt certainly doesn't have the blues -- even if she's wearing the hue. (Credit: Getty)
Oscar winner Nicole Kidman shines in black and
Oscar winner Nicole Kidman shines in black and gold. (Credit: Getty)
"Les Misérables" actress Samantha Barks rocks a deep v-neck and statement necklace. (Credit: Getty)
A bearded George Clooney, a producer on
A bearded George Clooney, a producer on "Argo," arrives with girlfriend Stacy Keibler, who is wearing a black tulle beaded gown, with an open back, by Naeem Khan. (Credit: Getty)

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Performer Adele stays covered-up in a black Jenny
Performer Adele stays covered-up in a black Jenny Packham gown. (Credit: Getty)
Jennifer Aniston in red, with fiance Justin Theroux.
Jennifer Aniston in red, with fiance Justin Theroux. (Credit: Jennifer Aniston in red, with fiance Justin Theroux. (Getty))
Actress Naomie Harris wears gold -- and rocks
Actress Naomie Harris wears gold -- and rocks a major slit -- on the red carpet. (Credit: Getty)
Leave it to the always fashion-forward “Impossible” star
Leave it to the always fashion-forward “Impossible” star (in Armani Privé) to go for a super-modern shape yet retain a sense of elegance in this gunmetal gown, with layered gray sequins. (Credit: Getty)
Showing off newly shorn locks, Oscar winner Charlize
Showing off newly shorn locks, Oscar winner Charlize Theron rocks white-haute Dior Haute Couture. (Credit: Getty)
Actress Melissa McCarthy wears a gray David Meester
Actress Melissa McCarthy wears a gray David Meester gown. (Credit: Getty)
"Les Misérables" star Anne Hathaway wears form-fitting Prada and a bevy of high-priced diamonds from the Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Collection: diamond stud earrings set in platinum ($39,300), a cushion-cut diamond bracelet set in platinum ($200,000), a second diamond bracelet set in platinum ($115,000) and the Tiffany diamond Corsage necklace set in platinum ($485,000). (Credit: Getty)
Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones, who attended with
Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones, who attended with hubby Michael Douglas, goes for the gold. (Credit: Getty)
It's a sunshine day: Jane Fonda wears yellow
It's a sunshine day: Jane Fonda wears yellow Versace. (Credit: Getty)
Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson wears Roberto Cavalli.
Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson wears Roberto Cavalli. (Credit: Getty)
Parents-to-be Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum glow on
Parents-to-be Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum glow on the red carpet. (Credit: Getty)
Helena Bonham-Carter wears a black and white silk
Helena Bonham-Carter wears a black and white silk taffeta tiered gown by Vivienne Westwood Couture. (Credit: Getty)
"Lincoln" star Sally Field rocks red on the red carpet. (Credit: Getty)
Actress Olivia Munn wears a gown by Marchesa.
Actress Olivia Munn wears a gown by Marchesa.
"Lincoln" star Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Credit: Getty)
"Silver Linings Playbook" actor Chris Tucker (Credit: Getty)
Amanda Seyfried of
Amanda Seyfried of "Les Misérables" wears a gown by Alexander McQueen. (Credit: Getty)
"Django Unchained" star Kerry Washington brightens up the carpet in a coral Miu Miu gown. (Credit: (Getty))
"Silver Linings Playbook" star Jennifer Lawrence makes an elegant statement in Dior Haute Couture. (Credit: (Getty))
Actor Daniel Radcliffe chooses a classic tux.
Actor Daniel Radcliffe chooses a classic tux. (Credit: (Getty))
Actress Zoe Saldana
Actress Zoe Saldana (Credit: (Getty))
Octavia Spencer wears a gown by Tadashi Shoji,
Octavia Spencer wears a gown by Tadashi Shoji, a designer whose dresses she's worn on many a red carpet, including the 2012 Oscars, when she took home an award for her role in "The Help." (Credit: (Getty))
What a
What a "Q"-tie! Nine-year-old "Beasts of the Southern Wild" star Quvenzhane Wallis wears a custom midnight blue gown, encrusted with iridescent jewels across the tulle skirt, by Giorgio Aramani, Forevermark jewels and -- what has become her awards-season signature -- a puppy purse. (Credit: (Getty))
Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon wears Louis Vuitton.
Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon wears Louis Vuitton. (Credit: (Getty))
"The Master" star Amy Adams wears a gown by Oscar de la Renta. (Credit: (Getty))
"Les Misérables" star Eddie Redmayne, here with Hannah Bagshawe, wears head-to-toe Alexander McQueen: a black tuxedo, gold barbed-wire cufflinks and black velvet skull slippers. (Credit: (Getty))
“Zero Dark Thirty” star Jessica Chastain channels pure
“Zero Dark Thirty” star Jessica Chastain channels pure glamour in a figure-hugging copper-toned silk satin strapless gown, accented by white sequins and Swarovski crystals, by Armani Privé, and Harry Winston vintage diamond earrings and a Harry Winston vintage diamond and gold bracelet. (Credit: (Getty))
Fatima Ptacek
Fatima Ptacek (Credit: (Getty))
Kristen Chenoweth
Kristen Chenoweth (Credit: (Getty))
Maria Menounos
Maria Menounos (Credit: (Getty))
TV personality Robin Roberts
TV personality Robin Roberts (Credit: (Getty))
Director Benh Zeitlin: nominated for BEST DIRECTOR. A
Director Benh Zeitlin: nominated for BEST DIRECTOR. A first-time director, Zeitlin brought a wholly unique vision to "Beasts of the Southern Wild." (Credit: (Getty))
Kelly Osbourne
Kelly Osbourne (Credit: (Getty))
E! News' Giuliana Rancic rocks a black strapless
E! News' Giuliana Rancic rocks a black strapless Rafael Cennamo gown, Forevermark diamonds -- and a new, cropped 'do. (Credit: (Getty))
A sleek
A sleek "Live! With Kelly and Michael" host Michael Strahan (Credit: (Getty Images))
Singer Kelly Rowland wears a Donna Karan Atelier
Singer Kelly Rowland wears a Donna Karan Atelier gown with a deconstructed train. The top white half is silk duchess satin with a "plastic futuristic finish on the back that gives it a modern edge," according to the designer. (Credit: (Getty Images))