2011 Oscars ( Annual Academy Awards ) Dress Trends – Nude Colored Gowns and Sheer Dresses. The biggest dress trend of the night was definitely nude colored gowns and sheer dresses. Almost every actress that arrived on tonight’s red carpet was styled in either a flesh colored gown, or their dress had some type of sheerness to it. Which is right on trend for spring 2011 fashion. Look below to see some of the hottest trendy flesh colored and sheer dresses of the night.