Cannes Ball Gowns: GMD Red Carpet Trend Spotter
Rent Ball Gowns Part of the Biggest Cannes Trends
Red carpet trend: Feathers. Who wore it well: Carine Roitfeld. Uma Thurman. Who wore it badly: Bar Rafaeli.
Red carpet trend: White/Champagne ball gowns. Who wore it well: Diane Kruger. Anna dello Russo. Salma Hayek. Bar Rafaeli. Who wore it badly: Courtney Love. Similar ball gowns for hire: Alice & Olivia cream ball dress. Hire: £79. Original RRP: £269. Gold silk ball gown for hire, Dina Bar-El: £99. Original RRP: £558.
Red carpet trend: Ruffles. Who wore it well: Julia Saner, Julia Restoin-Roifeld. Who wore it badly: No overt faux pas in particular. If we had to give 1st prize to either of the aforementioned, Julia’s Pucci ball gown would probably get our vote. Our favourite GMD ruffle ball dress for hire- this Aftershock Audre sundress. Hire: £39. RRP: £95.
Red carpet trend: Cut-out detailing. Who wore it well: Giovanna Battaglia, Angela Lindvall. Who wore it badly: No overt faux pas in particular. If we had to go for ball gown look over the other, it would have to be Giovanna’s, particularly as she accessorized with the dapper Vladimir Restoin-Roifeld on her arm.
If you fancy delving into the deep end of fashion challenges that is ‘doing’ cut-out, then this Marc by Marc Jacobs number will ease you into the trend gently. Rent this Marc Jacobs dress for£69. Or ‘cut’ a dash in a plum Jasmin di Milo dress. For hire: £69. RRP: £505.