For its red carpet event, the Cannes Film Festival allows celebrities to dress in the most extravagant and daring outfits.

As the most glamorous film festival on the calendar returns, let’s look back at the best and worst red carpet looks from 2021-

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Best red carpet looks from 2021-

Diane Kruger in Armani Privé

Diane Kruger looked stunning in a custom Giorgio Armani Prive vest and tulle skirt embroidered with silver microcrystals. The actress accessorised her stunning gown with nude make-up and a hint of black eyeshadow.

Candice Swanepoel in Etro

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The South African supermodel stunned everyone on the red carpet in a backless white gown by Italian fashion house Etro. The slim-fit gown had bead and crystal detailing. Swanepoel accessorised her backless gown with minimal glowy makeup. The entire look was perfect for the 74th edition of the Cannes Film Festival.

Leonie Hanne in Nicole + Felicia Couture

Leonie Hanne brought much-needed drama and volume as she stunned in tiered sage green number by Nicole + Felicia.

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Bella Hadid in Jean Paul Gaultier 

Bella wore a custom Jean Paul Gaultier atelier gown inspired by the Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2002 collection. Naomi Campbell, the legendary supermodel, was the first to wear it down the Paris runway.

Bella Hadid in Schiaparelli

The model wore an avant-garde gown from Daniel Roseberry’s Schiaparelli Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2021/22 collection to the premiere of Tre Piani. A rhinestone-studded gold-dipped necklace in the shape of the bronchi passageway of the lungs was worn over the form-fitting black wool dress that cut under Hadid’s chest.

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Timothee Chalamet in Tom Ford and Cartier

Timothee Chalamet, the Call me by your name actor wore a Tom Ford silver jacquard tuxedo with a banded collar evening shirt. Combined with a banded collar evening shirt and cream bevelled-toe cap Chelsea boots. He was also wearing dark sunglasses.

Worst red carpet looks from 2021 –

Elena Lenina in Nika Shabashova

Elena Lenina, a Russian businesswoman and television presenter, wore a gold gown by Nika Shabashova. While Elena’s experimentation is admirable, the red carpet expected much more from her. Following the event, headlines speculated on whether Elena was aware she was attending the Cannes Film Festival rather than the Met Gala.

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Jessica Chastain’s in Dior

Jessica Chastain walked the red carpet at the 74th annual Cannes Film Festival in a Dior Couture Autumn-Winter 2019-2020 by Maria Grazia Chiuri gown that featured a strapless layered black net evening gown embellished with velvet scrolls. The gown was stunning and elegant, but it was a little too solemn for Chastain. The beautiful emerald jewels and red lip were overshadowed by a little too simple black gown.

Abigail Breslin in Dolce & Gabbana

Abigail Breslin wore an emerald green gown by Dolce & Gabbana with a crystal-encrusted neckline. She accessorised the look with emerald jewellery. The gown’s colour and shape did not compliment Abigail or the 74th Cannes red carpet.