Trend Alert: Cannes 2016
Embraced by the glitterati, covered by the Papparazi – Cannes 2016 & its emerging fashion trends.
Streamlined silhouettes to dramatic gowns, paparazzi frenzy and seemingly endless parade of glamorous A-listers.The star-studded event along La Croisette, witnessed fantastic sartorial trends this year on the red carpet. Here are our top seven Cannes red carpet trends that you must have in your closet to stay in vogue.
Chic and minimal, sexy and playful, fashion-forward jumpsuits lead the red carpet revolution. Kendall Jenner nautical-style Emilia Wickstead, Victoria Beckham monochrome piece from her 2016 autumn/winter collection, Blake lively in Juan Carlos Obando and Julia Roberts in pinstripe Givenchy.
Love for Florals
There was a fragrantly floral sartorial bloom along the French Riveria shining brighter even among the embellished gowns this season. A-listers like Kristen Dunst, Rebecca Hall, Fredrique Bel, Blake Lively, Hofit Glan cavalcaded the floriated style with grace and oomph.
Dare to Bare
The fashionistas made bold statements in dramatic cut-out, nearly-naked dresses. Rocking the barely-there trend in their finest flesh-flashing red carpet-wear were Bella Hadid, Kristen Stewart who went braless in sheer shirt while Doutzen Kroes bedazzled in Thierry Mugler.
Yellow is the new black at Cannes this season, summery and ephemeral. Amal Clooney chose sexy Atelier Versace, Jessica Chastain’s sizzled in Armani Privé, Anna Kendrick went bold in Stella McCartney while Kirsten Dunst turned demure with shirtdress from Dior.
A host of celebrities revealed their décolletages in low-cut dresses, however these two had us swooning over. Kendall Jenner, who slayed red carpet in Versace gown with dramatic overlays. Julia Roberts in a black Georgio Armani Prive who managed to walk the prestigious festival barefoot.
From sequinned bodices to alluring trims, the stars bedazzled the paparazzi with their glittering metallic gowns. Naomi Watts sizzled in silver Armani Prive, Jessica Chastain oozed glamour in Alexander McQueen, Blake Lively awed in Atelier Versace while Aishwarya Rai stunned in Elie Saab.
Palais des Festivals was given a touch of 50’s elegance with iconic retro bell skirt silhouette and ruched waists making some show stopping appearances. Kirsten Dunst in Dior Haute Couture, Anna Kendrick in Marc Jacobs, Amal Clooney in Valentino.