"She doesn't pick a dress just because it's sexy or on trend. She actually enjoys fashion…and likes something more intellectual," says celebrity stylist Robert Verdi.
The 44-year-old actress, up for a Best Actress Oscar for her starring role in The Impossible, will walk the red carpet this Sunday, Feb. 24 and it's anybody's guess what she'll wear. But if history is an indicator, chances are it'll be something gorgeous and interesting.
Just check out her past Oscar fashion choices. At the 2004 Academy Awards, Watts, who was nominated that year for her role in 21 Grams, opted for a nude-colored, strapless, sequined Versace number that showed off her slim physique. At the 2004 awards show, she hit the red carpet in a gauzy, ethereal Givenchy Haute Couture gown. And in 2007, she attended the Oscars in a pale yellow Escada gown with an empire waist.