With two Oscars to her name (and a handful more nominations under her belt), Cate Blanchett needs an award-worthy wardrobe to match.Fortunately, with the help of stylist-to-the-stars Elizabeth Stewart, she’s curated one.Whether Blanchett’s at Cannes Film Festival, the Golden Globes or over in London for the BAFTAs, she rarely puts a fashion foot wrong.But that doesn’t mean she sticks to what’s safe. Blanchett’s red carpet looks are often bold and playful, featuring strong silhouettes and experimental embellishments, and always dramatic.There are no LBD dresses in Blanchett’s wardrobe, but instead a colourful array of couture from the likes of Armani, Givenchy and Christopher Kane.For the 71st Cannes Film Festival in 2018, the actress demonstrated her fashion know-how in a printed, bubble gown by London Fashion Week label Mary Katrantzou. While a bespoke Alexander McQueen gown, complete with embroidered bodice and feathery skirt, proved the perfect fit for the 2016 BAFTA Awards.From Oscar-acceptance attire to a covetable maternity closet, we revisit some of Cate Blanchett's greatest fashion moments to date.
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There was always going to be fierce fashion at the various ‘Ocean’s 8’ premieres. After all, the film stars eight sartorially-savvy women, each with excellent stylists and access to catwalk-fresh outfits.For the world premiere in New York City, the film’s leading ladies – actresses Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham-Carter, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling, Anne Hathaway, rapper Awkwafina and singer Rihanna – took to the red carpet wearing a glorious array of ensembles.Sarah Paulson, clad in a neon green Prada outfit, stole the show while Rihanna turned to Meghan Markle’s wedding dress designer (Claire Waight Keller from Givenchy) for her pleated, metallic dress.Sandra Bullock, 53, looked every inch the leading lady in a glittering Elie Saab number and Anne Hathaway sashayed down the red carpet in a printed gown by Jean-Paul Gaultier.Cate Blanchett worked a Missoni trouser suit and, waving the flag for Britain, Helena Bonham Carter wore a Vivienne Westwood gown. Elsewhere, Awkwafina looked ethereal in a white, caped Reem Acra look and Mindy Kaling turned to Prabal Gurung for her liquid chiffon sequin dress.Over a week later, the stars (minus Awkwafina) descended on Leiceister Square for the London premiere. Sandra turned to Zuhair Murad for her striped, sequin jumpsuit while Cate worked a feathery Louis Vuitton look. Sarah wore a layered, Valentino gown and Mindy looked lovely in another minimalist Prabal Gurung get-up.This time it was Rihanna who all eyes were on: The singer shone in a crinkled, metallic gown by French fashion designer Paul PoiretFollow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK. Read more from Yahoo Style UK:Kim Kardashian just went out in an entirely sheer dress12 times Angelina Jolie nailed timeless Hollywood style Best dressed celebrities at the CFDA awards
The 2018 edition of Cannes Film Festival is underway and it’s already shaping up to be a headline-hitting affair.The proceedings kicked off on Tuesday with a look at the jury, which, for the first time, is predominantly female. Hollywood heavyweight Cate Blanchett is chairing the jury, which includes ‘Twilight’ star Kristen Stewart and French actress Lea Seydoux, one of many to accuse Harvey Weinstein of making unwelcome advances.Other iconic women who will be deciding which films go home with accolades include ‘Selma’ director Ava DuVernay and Burundian songwriter Khadja Nin.Cannes Film Festival is always a glamorous affair. With red carpet appearances from the likes of Penelope Cruz, Kristen Stewart, Emilia Clarke and Thandie Newton, we’re set to be treated to a wealth of sartorial prowess.Stay tuned.Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.Read more from Yahoo Style UK:The bigger the ball gown the better at Cannes Film Festival Cannes Film Festival 2017: All the celebrity fashion10 most shocking Cannes Film Festival moments