It’s been an extremely long year with limited red carpet events, but now it looks like we’re back to work. Fashion has always been a staple at awards ceremonies and prestigious events, making the arrival of celebrities and models worthwhile. The 74th annual Cannes Film Festival marks one of the first red carpet events of 2021 with a big turnout.
With multiple days of screenings and red carpet events, there were plenty of looks to choose from and we’re dice with a few of our favorites. From Gucci to Chanel, Balmain, Dior and more, it was almost hard to pick just a few. While the Cannes festival is still going on and there are many awe-inspiring pieces on display, these are Couture’s favorites from the red carpet.
Gorgeous in black, Jessica Chastain’s ginger hair and bold red lipstick give her a romantic finish Dior custom dress. The evening dress features a strapless design with netting and velvet pleats for the finishing touch of movement.
Actress @Jes_Chastain appeared on the red carpet on the 74th @Festival_Cannes wearing a habit #DiorCouture by Maria Grazia Chiuri strapless black net evening dress decorated with flowing velvet tendrils.#StarsinDior pic.twitter.com/DB2mTnSWUE
— Dior (@Dior) July 7, 2021
Actress Virginie Efira embodied a goddess and stunned the red carpet in a flowing gold Dior dress. The flowing structure of the dress stands out with every step while the braided belt accentuates her waist and a cape adds drama to the overall finish.
— The Fashion Court (@TheFashionCourt) July 9, 2021
While attending the screening of ‘Annette’ and the opening ceremony, SoKo made a memorable appearance with her Gucci dress. A subtle embroidered detail is emphasized by iridescent sequins that sparkled with every touch of the light, while the cut-outs at the waist made this dress look like a two-piece.
.@SoKothecat attended the ‘Annette’ screening and opening ceremony on the 74th @Festival_Cannes, in a #Gucci Iridescent sequin dress with embroidered details. In front of
the opportunity, #SoKo wore #GucciBeauty. #AlessandroMichele #Cannes2021 #Cannes74 pic.twitter.com/h1zjrw6c5e
– gucci (@gucci) July 8, 2021
A vision in red, Maggie Gyllenhaal appeared on the screening of ‘Benedetta’ in a pleated Versace dress. This custom dress features a thin cut, while pleated fabric adds geometric appeal and a flowing skirt.
— VERSACE (@Versace) July 10, 2021
Stunning in custom Etro, American model Taylor Hill appeared confidently on night one of the festival. The body contouring sheer lace dress features cutouts at the waist, a high neckline and an open back for a bold yet sophisticated ending.
The infamous model, Bella Hadid, embraced the unique and open sternum look with a Schiaparelli dress for fall 2021. The black dress molded to her body, leaving an open space on her chest that was covered by a gold branch statement that held a necklace. made to never forget. With sharp contours and a high bun, Hadid looked gorgeous.
Bella Hadid in Schiaparelli on the occasion of the film ‘Three Floors’ at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday 11 July 2021.
© ️ DOMINIQUE CHARRIAU pic.twitter.com/9cwDglBDNp
— Vogue.fr (@VogueParis) July 13, 2021
Attending her very first red carpet at Cannes, Leonie Hanne made a dramatic entrance in her all-green Nicole + Felicia ball gown. The layered sage green piece of taffeta with bouncing feathers contrasted perfectly with the bright red of the carpet.
Iranian model Mahlagha Jaberi was an absolute showstopper in her Rami Kadi dress. The floral and butterfly print organza layered dress was simply complemented by chandelier earrings and the model’s wavy hair.
Soo Joo Park
Korean fashion model, Soo Joo Park, arrived on the “Stillwater” red carpet for fall 2020 Chanel. The all-lace jumpsuit is fabulously adorned with strappy pumps, a choker necklace and a Chanel silver belt to accentuate her waist.
— The Fashion Court (@TheFashionCourt) July 8, 2021
Model, actress and Sean Penn’s daughter Dylan Penn stunned the red carpet in a stunning 2021 Balmain Resort dress. A gorgeous barbell silhouette covered in sequins and mesh panels that line her body is simply paired with her hair in a ponytail and a feather clutch.
— The Fashion Court (@TheFashionCourt) July 13, 2021
Who was your favorite from our selection? Let us know in the comments below!