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Couture for the Floor – 2017 Oscar Dresses

Fashion and Home design go hand in hand, with the trends of one world often influencing the other. Here we celebrate the diverse and artistic looks from the 2017 Oscar’s red carpet, by pairing celebrity gowns with similar rug design from Fort Street Studio’s collection of wild silk and wool-and-silk hand-knotted carpets.

Best Actress winner Emma Stone's Givenchy Haute Couture gown reminds us of golden Flower Tan. We especially love her dress's fringed edges!
Best Actress winner Emma Stone’s Givenchy Haute Couture gown reminds us of golden Flower Tan. We especially love her dress’s fringed edges!

 

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Taraji P. Henson, in Alberta Ferretti, cuts a stunning figure much like our Avenue Indigo rug.

 

Best Actress nominee Isabelle Hupert shimmers in Armani Prive, reminding us of our Venetian Silver wild silk rug.
Best Actress nominee Isabelle Hupert shimmers in Armani Prive, reminding us of our Venetian Silver wild silk rug.

 

Classic! Matt Damon and wife Luciana Barroso coordinate in Navy and Grey, the same iconic color duo in our Houndstooth Grey (a Thai silk flatweave).
Classic! Matt Damon and wife Luciana Barroso coordinate in Navy and Grey, the same iconic color duo in our Houndstooth Grey (a Thai silk flatweave).

 

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Jessica Biel’s metallic Kaufman Franco gown with horizontal cut-outs channels our Beaded Mustard wool & silk rug.

 

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The medallions on our Lace Petit Brown wild silk rug are similar to those on Nicole Kidman’s dress, by Armani Prive.

 

Hailee Steinfeld's pretty floral frock, by Ralph & Russo, channels our Sign Day wild silk rug
Hailee Steinfeld’s pretty floral frock, by Ralph & Russo, channels our Sign Day wild silk rug.

 

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The wool and silk background of our Leaves Dark Navy is reminiscent of the mottled texture on Laura Dern’s gown, by Rodarte.
Leslie Mann's Zach Posen ballgown uses the same sunshine-y tones as our Ray Gold wild silk rug.
Leslie Mann’s Zach Posen ballgown uses the same sunshine-y tones as our Ray Gold wild silk rug.