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Runway to Red Carpet: 8 Times Couture Gowns Came to Life

Hollywood’s brightest stars are expected to grace the red carpet in their boldest, most fashionable looks — most often fresh off the Haute Couture runways. In honor of the much-awaited upcoming couture week, Vogue Arabia looks back at some of the iconic couture gowns that made it to the red carpet.

Beyoncé in Balmain

Dressed in the opening look of Olivier Rousteing’s Spring 2019 Balmain couture collection, Beyoncé picked up NAACP Image Award for Best Entertainer from presenter Viola Davis.

Rihanna in Giambattisa Valli

Rihanna stepped onto the blue carpet for the premiere of ‘Valerian and The City of a Thousand Planets’ in London in 2017, wearing a flaming red Giambattisa Valli couture gown.

Cardi B in Mugler

Cardi B wore an archival look from Thierry Mugler’s Fall 1995 Couture show, originally shown at the Cirque d’Hiver for the 2019 Grammy awards where she bagged seven nominations, including Record of the Year, Album of the Year, and Best Rap Album.

Jennifer Lawrence in Dior

Actress Jennifer Lawrence accepted the Best Actress award for “Silver Linings Playbook” during the Oscars held at the Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California, dressed in Christian Dior spring 2013 couture.

Zendaya in Ralph & Russo

Zendaya Coleman walked the red carpet in a Ralph & Russo Couture gown at the 2018 GQ Men Of The Year Awards.

Deepika Padukone in Giambattista Valli

Actress Deepika Padukone wowed fans in an off the runway Giambattista Valli spring 2018 couture gown at the Cannes Film festival in 2019.

Julianne Moore in Chanel

Julianne Moore wore a black Chanel plunging V-neck gown, from the Chanel Spring Summer 2016 couture collection, to the 2016 Oscars.

Jennifer Lopez in Ralph & Russo

Jennifer Lopez attended the 61st Annual Grammy awards in dust blue Ralph & Russo Spring 2019 Couture gown.

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