PHOTOS: Borris Powell’s Winning Oscar Dress

Chicago designer wins prestigious competition.

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Chicago designer Borris Powell and Brazilian model Izabela Garcia walk the Oscars red carpet before the ceremony Sunday night. Powell's dress, Black Swan, won the Academy Awards Oscars Designer Challenge and was also worn by one of the models who brought the Oscar statuettes on stage during the ceremony.
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Izabella walks the runway wearing a designer Borris Powell dress at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Izabella and designer Borris Powell walk the runway at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Izabella and designer Borris Powell walk the runway at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Izabella Garcia walks the runway wearing a designer Borris Powell dress at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Designer Borris Powell poses at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: (Font row l-r) Designers Miriam Cecilia Carlson, Clay Sadler, Natalia Romano, Angela Avanesyan, Borris Powell, Octavio Carlin, James De Colon, Zoe Hong and Katelyn Bischof pose at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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Chicago designer James De Colon was also in the competition.
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Tiffany and designer James De Colon walk the runway at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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Chicago designer Miriam Cecilia Carlson was also a finalist in the competition.
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Model Mindy and designer Miriam Cecilia Carlson walk the runway at the Oscars Designer Challenge 2011 on February 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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Powell is presenting his Fall/Winter 2011 Collection "C me N Dior" on March 11 at the Sheraton Hotel in Chicago. Log on to Web site for ticket information.
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