The Annual amFAR Cinema Against Aids Gala is the highlight on the Cannes calendar and one of the hottest party tickets at Cannes. This year was no exception, with a host of stars from film and fashion coming together to raise awareness for the cause. Sharon Stone played auctioneer for the evening, bidding off lots that included a trip into space with Leonardo DiCaprio, which went for 900,000 euros. A pair of Karl Lagerfeld’s gloves went for 10,000 euros and an Andy Warhol portrait of Marilyn Monroe raised 350,000 euros. During the evening 40 of the world’s most famous models – including Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Lara Stone & Alessandra Ambrosio took to the catwalk in an array of dresses which were then auctioned off as an entire collection for 3.5 million euros. Some of us can only dream and look at the photos!!!
Chanel Iman teamed a Reem Acra gown with a Jimmy Choo clutch, while Jess Weixler looked so pretty in a gown from Honor’s Autumn/Winter 2014 collection. Model Ana Beatriz Barros wore a Zuhair Murad white long-sleeved gown with an interesting embroidered butterfly at the back. Victoria Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio looked beautiful in a Roberto Cavalli dress which she teamed with Jimmy Choo heels & Chopard jewels and Jessica Hart looked lovely in a gown by Vionnet.
Carla Bruni-Sarkozy wore a Maxime Simoens pre-S/S 2014 gown, while Jessica Chastain looked her usual glamorous self wearing a Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci Gown. Anna V wore a daring dress by Redemption Chopper. Actress Michelle Rodriguez looked gorgeous in a Elisabetta Franchi gown and model Barbara Palvin wore Elie Saab.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s model girlfriend Toni Garrn wore a silk skirt and top by Redemption Choppers. Karlie Kloss wore a Chanel Couture dress from the Autumn/Winter 2010 collection with Bulgari jewellery & Karolina Kurkova looked elegant in Dior.