The annual White House Correspondents Dinner is known for its jokes, its strange guests (Duck Dynasty?), and of course, the gowns. Stars including Sofia Vergara, Katy Perry, Claire Danes, and Elizabeth Banks turned up to what everyone refers to as “The Nerd Prom” on Saturday night to see host Conan O’Brien deliver some memorable zingers along with President Obama.
And the looks for 2013? Some were pure Oscar-worthy glamour (like Vergara’s bombshell criss-cross Herve L Laroux stunner, below, and Scandal star Kerry Washington’s unconventional but chic patterned skirt), while others (we’re talking to you, Sharon Stone) won’t be earning them an invite for next year. Click the link below to check out our favorites and a few disappointments.