Certain creations presented at Paris couture week are destined to be worn by a handful of lucky women at prestigious red carpet events, such as the Oscars, Golden Globes and Cannes Film Festival.
This season, designers once again showed off some incredible gowns that are sure to be a hit with the red carpet crowd.
Here's a look at some of the haute couture gowns we're likely to see at some of the world's most prestigious events. – AFP Relaxnews
Ronald Van Der Kemp
With volume, elegance and a bold motif, this Ronald Van Der Kemp silhouette has every chance of making a red carpet appearance at a glamorous event.
Schiaparelli's imposing tulle ball gown with intricate embroideries wouldn't look out of place on the Oscars red carpet.
With its pastel hue and eye-catching shimmer, this chic, modern and subtly sexy gown by Georges Hobeika could easily be imagined on the red carpet of an awards ceremony or at the Cannes Film Festival.
The seeming simplicity of this Dior gown and the subtlety of its details make for a rare breed of elegance. It's a hot contender for the Oscars red carpet.
Watch out for this chic, sophisticated Chanel creation bringing a rock 'n' roll twist to the red carpet. It could be a perfect fit for one of the brand's ambassadors, Kristen Stewart, for example.
This Alexis Mabille creation offers an original take on traditional glamour with a part-dress, part-semi-sheer-catsuit combination. Watch out for it on the red carpet.
This Elie Saab gown appears to have been sculpted directly on its model. It stands out with its rich colour and refined style.
Viktor & Rolf
This white Viktor & Rolf ball gown mixes elegance with audacity with its eccentric cutouts.
Always a popular choice on the red carpet, Zuhair Murad showed several creations to watch out for, including this intricately embellished mini-dress.