Venice Film Festival Fashion: The Most Noteworthy Ensembles

Our show notes? The designer looks, which ranged from embroidered floor-length gowns to sultry off-the-shoulder numbers, were every bit as glamorous as the stunning women wearing them. We have the details on each wow-worthy fashion moment, so keep reading to see who made our best-dressed list.


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WHO: Elisa Sednaoui

WHAT: Photographed at the Under Skin premiere.

WEAR: Stella McCartney long-sleeved gown with crepe and velvet geometric panels from the Pre-Fall 13 collection. 


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WHO: Keira Knightley

WHAT: Arriving at the Valentino Ball.

WEAR: Valentino Haute Couture gown from the F/W 13 collection.



WHO: Rebecca Hall

WHAT: At a photocall for Une Promesse.

WEAR: Christopher Kane dress; Robert Clergerie sandals.


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WHO: Gia Coppola

WHAT: Heading into the premiere party for Child of God and Palo Alto hosted by Bungalow 8 and James Franco.

WEAR: Christopher Kane black velvet off shoulder dress. 


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WHO: Sophie Kennedy Clark

WHAT: On the red carpet at the premiere of Philomenia.

WEAR: Stella McCartney jumpsuit.



WHO: Carey Mulligan

WHAT: At the premiere of Miu Miu's Women’s Tale.

WEAR: Miu Miu black pressed fine wool sleeveless dress with contrasting white collar; Roger Vivier Sexy Day heels in Black Satin. 


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WHO: Dakota Fanning

WHAT: Attending the Night Moves photocall.

WEAR: Alexander McQueen dress from the Resort 14 collection; Rupert Sanderson heels.


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WHO: Freida Pinto

WHAT: Photographed at the Miu Miu Women’s Tales press conference.

WEAR: Miu Miu dress and heels.


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WHO: Cate Blanchett

WHAT: At the premiere of her latest film Blue Jasmine.

WEAR: Christian Dior Couture F/W 13 gown.


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WHO: Eva Riccobono

WHAT: At a gala dinner hosted by Jaeger-LeCoultre.

WEAR: Valentino gown from the F/W 13 collection; Jaeger-LeCoultre watch.   



WHO: Mia Wasikowska

WHAT: At the Tracks photocall.

WEAR: Proenza Schouler top and skirt from the Resort 14 collection.


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WHO: Scarlett Johansson

WHAT: Promoting her film Under The Skin.

WEAR: Versace black chiffon gown with embellished off-the-shoulder straps; Bulgari necklace. 


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WHO: Diane Kruger

WHAT: At the Valentino Ball.

WEAR: Valentino gown from the S/S 14 collection.