Whenever the awards season nears, two things come into people’s minds: Nominees that could win and the anticipated outfits of celebrities. And if the awards season becomes the topic, the Oscars would be one of the first that pops to mind. To look back and recall all the gowns that marked the red carpet, we listed the most iconic Oscar gowns within the past decade.

1. Kiera Knightley – 2006

Kiera Knightley was definitely a breath of fresh air at the 2006 Oscars wearing her Vera Wang custom made plum taffetta mermaid cut that emphasized her curves. Adding to it is a one-shoulder detail that created a modern spin on the rather traditional cut.