The Gabourey Sidibe Oscar Dress is Jaw-Dropping on the Red Carpet

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Mar 8, 2010
References: blog.zap2it
The blue Gabourey Sidibe Oscar dress is absolutely stunning. The unlikely movie 'Precious' was nominated for a handful of Oscars at last night's festivities and Sidibe was visibly astatic to be walking the red carpet.

Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Gabourey Sidbe shocked the red carpet with her sharp style proving that you don't have to be stick-thin in order to have glamor, pizazz and talent.

Implications - There has been a shift in the fashion industry to better accept and glorify fuller figures. However, there is a certain standard that is set out as acceptable for bigger persons. By designing a glamorous gown that could be donned by a thin girl or a bigger girl, the fashion industry continues to promote acceptance.