The 75th edition of Cannes Film Festival is here and finally the red carpet is glittering with stars. However, what caught our attention was the number of regional designers whose creations were on display.

Take Elie Saab, one of the biggest names in fashion in the region and beyond, designed a dress for influencer Tamara Kalinic. The resplendent yellow dress from his Resort 2022 collection was a show-stopper.

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Tamara sported an Eli Saab dress for the screening of Triangle of Sadnessat the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Image Credit: Instagram @eliesaabworld

Designer Rami Al Ali, meanwhile, was also at his absolute best. The Dubai-based designer crafted several looks that celebrities donned on the red carpet. For instance, Hadia Ghaleb looked stunning in a gown with slit and slim belt in mikado satin designed by Rami.

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Dubai-based Harvard speaker Hadia Ghaleb wore a Rami Al Ali creation. Image Credit: Instagram @hadiaghaleb

Then there were the creations of Georges Hobeika. Admittedly, he is no stranger to red carpet glamour and especially at Cannes Film Festival, His creations were donned by Lebanese presenter Raya Abirached.

For fashionistas in the region, Zuhair Murad is no stranger. His designs were also on display as Alice Abdelaziz wore his glorious blue ball gown.

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Indian influencer Farhan Bodi attended Canned wearing an Atelier Zuhra. Image Credit: Instagram @atelierzuhra

Atelier Zuhra, was present as well. On the opening day Dubai’s influencer Farhana Bodi was spotted in the brand’s gown. She looked effortlessly elegant and stole the show.

A little further afield, Bollywood actress and Cannes Film Festival Jury member Deepika Padukone looked stunning as well. She wore a look that was elegant yet eye-catching.

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Bollywood superstar and jury member Deepika Padukone looked stunning at the event in a Cartier. Image Credit: Instagram @deepikapadukone

Finally, one of the most famous faces from Asia at Cannes Film Festival was Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Say what you will, the former actor decidedly knows how to steal the limelight. She wore a floral black Dolce & Gabbana gown and contrasted it with striking make-up.

All-in-all, glamour was not in short supply at Cannes Film Festival this year.