Florence Pugh made a dramatic entrance in Valentino haute couture at the “Don’t Worry Darling” red carpet premiere during the Venice Film Festival on Monday, September 5. The Oscar-nominated star, who plays Alice Chambers in the highly anticipated film, chose a look from the Parisian fashion house’s fall/winter ’22/’23 collection, titled “The Beginning.”
Pugh showed off every angle in her sheer, corseted tulle dress, complete with elbow-length sleeves, a floor-sweeping train, a front slit and silver sequins that played off the sparkle of her Tiffany & Co. diamonds. She also hinted at shapewear as she walked the carpet, including high-waisted hot pants and a strapless bralette. Pugh capped off the ensemble with what was perhaps the most eye-catching accessory: pointed-toe patent pumps with bow-embellished ankle straps and black feathers climbing the midshin. Legs moment Styled by Rebecca Corbin-Murray, the actor made waves as he posed with his grandmother for the camera.
The star-studded cast also sported some stunning Gucci looks, including brand muse Harry Style’s oversized pointed collar, expertly layered over a blue double-breasted blazer. Director Olivia Wilde also chose Gucci for the premiere, wearing a yellow gown dripping with crystal chains. Creative director Alessandro Michele, who for the event Jeremy O. Also arranged by Harris, also present at the premiere, bringing his influence full circle.
Meanwhile, Gemma Chan wore a gold metallic Louis Vuitton column dress with an architectural halter neckline and floral appliqué at the hem. Budding actress Sydney Chandler showed off a sultry Saint Laurent silhouette, and Chris Pine finished off his brown Ralph Lauren suit with Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses.
Ahead, get the full rundown of fashion details and surprise appearances from other style savants like Marc Jacobs’ Tessa Thompson and Alberta Ferretti’s Josephine Schriver.