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The 17 Best Vivienne Westwood Red Carpet Moments

From Helena Bonham Carter to Kim Kardashian.

Vivienne Westwood has spent nearly half a century immersed in the fashion industry. From her early days as a punk icon to designing glamorous gowns for movie premieres and award shows, the British designer is no stranger to the red carpet. Take a look at her most memorable looks ahead.

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1997, Helena Bonham Carter

Wearing a pink corset gown at The Wings Of The Dove premiere in 1997.

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2003, Gwen Stefani

Wearing a polka-dot dress to the 2003 Grammy Awards.

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2004, Gwyneth Paltrow

Wearing a satin corseted dress for the premiere of Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow in London.

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2004, Kate Moss

Wearing a printed dress to the designer’s exhibition opening at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.

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2009, Daisy Lowe

Wearing a gown with side cutouts and a thigh-high split to the 2009 British Fashion Awards.

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2012, Rihanna

Wearing a black gown with a thigh-high slit to perform at the 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

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2015, Zendaya

Wearing an off-the-shoulder dress at the 2015 Oscars.

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2016, Charli XCX

Wearing a sheer gown at the 2016 BRIT Awards.

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2017, Viola Davis

Wearing a strapless white gown at the 2017 SAG Awards.

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2017, Kim Kardashian

Wearing an off-the-shoulder white dress to the 2017 Met Gala.

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2017, Elle Fanning

Wearing a painted white gown to the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

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2018, Thandiwe Newton

Wearing a high-low gown with paintings of the Black actors in the Star Wars films on it to the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

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2019, SZA

Wearing a white couture gown to the 2019 Oscars.

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2019, Duckie Thot

Wearing a green floral gown at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.

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2019, Daisy Ridley

Wearing a structured royal blue gown to the 2019 European premiere of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

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2020, Dua Lipa

Wearing a white silk top and skirt to the 2020 Grammy Awards.

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2020, Doja Cat

Wearing a ruched gown to the 2020 American Music Awards.

See more red carpet fashion from the 2021 SAG Awards, 2021 Grammys, and 2021 NAACP Image Awards.