This evening, amfAR’s 23rd Cinema Against AIDS Gala took place in Cap D’Antibes, France, just outside of the Cannes Film Festival. As expected, we saw a slew of gorgeous gowns, but the trend that we didn't see coming? Super gothic black gowns.
These weren’t just any old black gowns. No, these ladies looked like goth goddesses.
Stunning details, from sheer lace paneling to crystal-encrusted embroideries, adorned these looks. From the tassel-heavy Balmain gown worn by Sasha Luss, who arrived on the arm of Olivier Rousteing no less, to the intricately detailed sheer Roberto Cavalli look Natasha Poly wore, it was all about dark details tonight. Given that it's National Goth Day this Sunday, it seems only right.
Click through the gallery below to take a closer look at what the goth ladies of Cannes chose to wear to tonight’s gala.
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Lara Stone stunned in a lace gown with a high neck from Givenchy.
Vanessa Paradis looked ethereal in this whimsical black Chanel gown.
Daniela Michalski looked like a true queen with that lace, off-the-shoulder bodice and silky train.
The sleeves on Natasha Poly's Roberto Cavalli gown absolutely slay.
Hailey Clauson chose to go for an allover sheer look (except for a simple bodysuit underneath) in Zuhair Murad.
Soo Joo Park's platinum bleached locks gave her witchy Chanel slip dress an edgier look.
Carine Roitfeld chose this gorgeous, sheer gown by Alexandre Vauthier for her gala look.
Kasia Struss dazzled us all in this embellished Zuhair Murad gown.
Sasha Luss redefined the naked dress by wearing a tassel number from Balmain.