By Leah Ornstein – Radar Features Editor
Who got it right on the fashion front in 2012?
There was no lack of glamour and jaw-dropping moments this year, as Hollywood stars glammed it up in designer duds and hit the red carpet. As part of our special year-end ON YOUR RADAR feature, RadarOnline.com has picked out the wardrobe winners of 2012.
PHOTOS: The Best Dressed Stars Of 2012
Angelina Jolie always knows how to dominate a swanky soiree, but the big screen bombshell outdid herself and went down in red carpet history at the Academy Awards this year. Wearing a stunning, dramatically slit Atelier Versace gown, the soon-to-be Mrs. Brad Pitt’s right leg was the show-stopper of awards season and was parodied for months to come. But that wasn’t Angie’s only breathtaking moment on the red carpet. The hot mama dazzled in a variety of gorgeous gowns courtesy of Versace, Jenny Packham and Michael Kors.
Emma Stone was a fashion favorite, exemplifying her sophisticated and classically coolfashion sense with devastatingly chic Chanel, Gucci and Emilio Pucci dresses, while Diane Kruger, one of the few stars who opts to dress herself instead of hiring a top stylist, dazzled in gorgeous gowns from s variety of designers, including Vivienne Westwood, Marchesa and Chanel.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Cameron Diaz both turned forty in 2012, proving that some people get sexier with age! Gwyn showed off her better than ever body in Tom Ford at the Academy Awards and flaunted side boob in Prada at the MET Gala, while Cameron balanced sex appeal with timeless sophistication.
Kristen Stewart was one of the most scandalous stars of the year with her cheating incident – and also her red carpet fashions. The Twilight star completed her Tomboy to sex kitten transformation, showing off her body in a skin-baring styles. Her costar, Ashley Greene, also glammed up to perfection with the help of her Donna Karan partnership and her hard body courtesy of Tracy Anderson.
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Kate Hudson lost all of her baby weight and flaunted her most fabulous figure ever in 2012, wearing a bevy of beautiful gowns, while bride-to-be Jennifer Aniston beamed and radiated in super sexy fashions with Justin Theroux on her arm.
Rounding out the list is country cutie Taylor Swift, who stole the show at every music awards show by sexing up her look in attention-grabbing gowns.
To see all the best dressed stars of the year and some of their award winning looks, click here.