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Jessica Chastain's Lilac Splendor and More Glorious Gowns from Cannes

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As Cannes rolls on we're seeing more acres of chiffon and and more whisper-light tulle and more haute couture on the red carpet. Below, some ensembles from yesterday's premieres. More more more, how do you like it?

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Oh, there were handsome dudes around too: Gael Garcia Bernal at the premiere of Foxcatcher, Steve Carrell at the premiere of Foxcatcher, Channing Tatum at the premiere of Foxcatcher, Robert Pattinson at the premiere of Maps to the Stars.

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Your other boyfriend Mark Ruffalo at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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But on to the ladies! Sofia Coppola rocked an easy, comfortable metallic-studded blue frock at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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Sarah Gadon (who plays Elizabeth in Belle) looked great in a lace-covered strapless Armani Privé dress with some sheen at the premiere of Maps to the Stars.

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Riley Keough went sexy and sophisticated in a simple white shirt paired with an ornate skirt at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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Deep green — and flats! — are perfect on Carole Bouquet at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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There are some interesting updos happening at Cannes. Digging these winding coils on Jess Weixler at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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A more traditional updo — with a rather untraditional baroque zippered exoskeleton dress — on Sarah Marshall at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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Straightforward sizzle: Alice Braga at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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Drama! Voluminous hair and a voluminous Monique Lhuillier high/low gown for Cheryl Cole at the premiere of Foxcatcher.

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Love feathers, love sparkles, love Julianne Moore, but I don't love Julianne Moore's overwhelming mummy-like Chanel get-up the premiere of Maps to the Stars. Seems weighty, fussy and constricting.

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Not a fan of Eva Longoria's Vionnet body condom at the premiere of Foxcatcher. The messy side-braid with face-framing pieces is wonderful, however.

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Sonam Kapoor looked stunning in black yesterday, but this exquisite bejeweled sheer sari-inspired Anamika Khanna dress at the premiere of Foxcatcher might be even better.

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The best for last: Jessica Chastain, absolutely dreamy in lilac Elie Saab at the Foxcatcher premiere. Everything — her hair color, the fabric color, the fabric weight, the wind, her smile — converged at the right time for absolute flawlessness. DAMN.

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sunnysidelady
Sunnyside_Lady

I don't know who this is but I LOVE her sort of chic boho sense of style. The shoes again though are a bit of a problem.