11/07/2013 20:08 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Did Jessica Chastain Make A Fashion Misstep At Chanel Pre-Oscar Party?

There were fabulous opportunities for star-gazing at the Chanel Pre-Oscar party in LA on Saturday night, and a lot of eyes were on nominee Jessica Chastain - but was it for the right reasons?

Unflattering comparisons to a lampshade have been made by some critics, while others have noted squashed-in cleavage and material pulling across the tummy.

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Team MyDaily admits it might not be her best look, but she's still pretty in the cream pleated number.

More successful, admittedly, was Kate Bosworth's neutral-hued effort, as the star looked effortlessly chic in her nude coat-dress and simple elegant updo.

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What do you think? Was Jessica Chastain's look just too fussy? Flick through all the style at the bash and pick your best-dressed below: