From velour jackets to double-breasted suits, these are the best dressed men of the 2018 Oscars.


Red carpets have been a place for celebrities to make a statement—and especially on one as important as the Oscars. Some stars opted to push the boundaries with colorful velour dinner jackets, while others kept it straightforward in tried-and-true tuxes. Here are the best looks this year.


Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves

McConaughey kept with a classic, and added some interest with a red velvet bowtie.



Mahershala Ali

There’s something about an all-black foundation to an outfit that makes anything (like a green jacket) look cool. Something about Mahershala Ali, too.

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Jimmy Kimmel

Host of the night Jimmy Kimmel keeping it sharp with some satin-lined lapels.

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Winston Duke

Winston Duke, proving accessories can make all the difference.

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Ansel Elgort and Violetta Komyshan

For a formal event, you can’t go wrong with dark green— an easy alternative to black or navy.

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Armie Hammer

The red carpet-approved version of Hammer’s beloved Adidas tracksuit.

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Timothee Chalamet

If you’re going to go all off-white, this is exactly how to do it. Those pants! Those shoes! That hair!

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Chadwick Boseman

An all-black look keeps any risks grounded. Chadwick Boseman played with silver detailing on his long-hem jacket and boots.

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Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon

Kumail kept it easy in fitted black, and topped it off with understated loafers.

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Common

Common is an old reliable when it comes to well-done classics on the red carpet.

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Daniel Kaluuya

Daniel Kaluuya perfected the red carpet style risk with a perfectly tailored dinner jacket in an orange-y brown color. Claps all around.

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Tom Holland

If there were ever an opportune time for a double breasted suit, it would be now.

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Jordan Peele

Jordan Peele’s slightly off white jacket strays the norm just a bit—but enough to keep it sharp.

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Lakeith Stanfield

Lakeith Stanfield, looking as cool as ever.

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This article originally appeared on Esquire by Christine Flammia.