Cannes Film Festival: Dress Like a Leading Lady

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After a year off due to the global pandemic, Cannes Film Festival has rolled out the red carpet once again to welcome a crowd of a-list celebrities and movie industry professionals. It feels like a decade has passed since we got to see amazing outfits going down the carpet at awards ceremonies and premieres so we are basking in the glamorous looks this world famous film festival has to offer.

The festival is renowned for it’s glitz and glamour as it showcases some of the most exciting movies coming out each year. This year is no exception and along with the great films, we also get to see some of the most inspiring and talented actresses dressed for the occasion. Among the crowd gracing the Croisette red carpet and heading up the iconic stairs this year will be the incredible Marion Cotillard, Jessica Chastain, Tilda Swinton and Bella Hadid. 

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To celebrate the return of Cannes Film Festival, we take a look at some of the best looks from leading ladies so far this year and show you how to recreate them. From cool co-ords to evening dresses, there are looks for every occasion. You might not be going to Cannes this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add some glamour to your life!


Izabel Goulart

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Izabel was spotted in Cannes ahead of her appearance on the red carpet wearing this incredible two piece knit co-ord by David Koma. The highlighter green colour is on trend and will definitely turn heads wherever you go. Green has been a key shade this year and isn’t going anywhere so its definitely time to invest in some green coloured pieces. Try our similar green knit cardigan and pair with some tiny shorts to emulate Izabels look.



Marion Cotillard

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Marion Cotillard proving that all that glitters is not gold- it could be silver! The French actress looks stunning on the red carpet for her new movie Annette. The simple silhouette means that the focus is on the details, and the shimmering silver fabric gives the look an elegant feel. Get the look with these beautiful shimmery silver pieces.



Ester Exposito

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Ester arrived in Cannes in style with this amazing summery co-ord. The classic gallic navy blue and white colour combination looks great in this tie dye style print. It is easy to wear, fun and casual but looks so effortlessly chic. Try some of our fab co-ords for an easy fashion fix!



Eva Herzigova

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Czech model and actress Eva is no stranger to making waves at Cannes. In 1996, she made an iconic appearance as the model for a fashion photoshoot with Helmut Newton on the red carpet. This year, she looks just as stylish as ever in this monochrome outfit by designer Alberta Ferretti. The backless ruffle blouse and high waisted sequin trousers look chic and sophisticated. Sequins are a really hot trend this season, they have a real celebratory and fun feel, so to recreate this look we have put together some great sequinned pieces to get you through this season in style.



Paz Vega

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The Spanish actress looked stunning as she stepped out to attend a Chopard event at Cannes. The white suit with black accents is minimal but looks really classy. Monochrome is another big trend this season and a white suit always looks incredible. 


To check out all the latest looks and daily news from the festival, follow them on Instagram at @festivaldecannes