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Couture dresses at Cannes Festival 2011

May 23, 11 Couture dresses at Cannes Festival 2011

64th Film Festival in Cannes opened its doors on Tuesday, 12th May 2011 and Haute Couture News is reporting on the celebrities spotted wearing couture dresses during this event.

12th May (Opening ceremony)

Elsa ZYLBERSTEIN, as patron of “Les Cinémas du monde” with the Argentinian director Pablo Trapero, was wearing a silk jersey one shoulder dress with Swarovski crytals, specially made by Alexandre Vauthier.

Actress Aishwarya RAI wore a stone-coloured, fully embroidered asymmetric short-sleeved gown with a peplum and high-waisted grosgrain belt – from the Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture collection.

Aimée MULLINS chose a dress from Stephane Rolland Spring-Summer 2011  Haute Couture collection.

Photo credits: Elie Saab, Alexandre Vauthier, Stephane Rolland / Getty Images.

13th May

Chinese actress Fan BING BING wore a white, crepe georgette bustier gown, with oversized lace sleeves embroidered with sequins and flower appliqués, from the Elie Saab Haute Couture Autumn-Winter 2009-10 collection.

Cheryl COLE appeared in a white Stephane Rolland Haute Couture dress.

Sandrine KIBERLAIN was wearing a bustier dress in black silk tulle embroidered with glitters and lions from CHANEL Couture.

Inès de la FRESSANGE was wearing the “trompe l’oeil” dress in black crepe sheath and a pink silk jacket from CHANEL Couture Fall Winter 2007 Collection.

Photo credits: Elie Saab, Stephane Rolland, CHANEL.

14th May (Pirates of the Caribbean 4 screening)

Astrid BERGES-FRISBEY was wearing a CHANEL Couture grey lace dress embroidered with silvery stones.

Uma THURMAN was wearing a CHANEL Couture long dress in silk grey taffeta.

Photo credits: CHANEL.

16 May

French actress Elsa ZYLBERSTEIN wore a stone-white, fully embroidered strapless gown with a deep heart-shaped neckline, and an embroidered, high-waisted grosgrain belt, from the Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture collection.

French actress Sara FORESTIER wore a two-tone, black and stone-white embroidered lace gown, from the Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture collection.

Chinese actress Li BING BING, wearing a stone-white, silk chiffon bustier gown featuring a heart-shaped neckline, embroidered with flowers and sequins, appeared together with Chinese model Zhang ZI LIN, wearing a raspberry-pink silk chiffon asymmetric gown: both dresses from the Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture collection.

Photo credits: Elie Saab.

19 May

Actress Elena Anaya wore a black fully embroidered strapless gown with a deep heart-shaped neckline from the Elie Saab Spring-Summer 2011 Haute Couture collection.

Photo credits: Elie Saab.

20th May

Claudia SCHIFFER was wearing a sheath dress in black lace CHANEL Haute-Couture with a “Camélia Poudré” necklace and a black cuff “Ultra” CHANEL Fine Jewelry.

Photo credits: CHANEL.

22nd May (Closing ceremony)

Kirsten DUNST (awarded Best Actress prize) wore a look from CHANEL 2010 SS Haute-Couture collection with “La Pluie” CHANEL Fine Jewelry earrings in white gold and diamonds and ”Cascade de Diamants” ring in white gold and diamonds.

Elodie BOUCHEZ, a member of the “Un Certain Regard” Jury, wore a dress from the CHANEL “Paris–Shanghai” collection.

Photo credits: CHANEL.


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