As the 2016 Cannes Film Festival gets into full swing, the gowns on the famed Promenade de la Croisette get more and more stunning

From Marion Cotillard's glittering gold number to Lily-Rose Depp's gypsy-esque off-the-shoulder Chanel ensemble, the looks have been varied - among the myriad fairy-tale full skirts and slinky metallic sheaths that one expects to see at Cannes, stars have stepped out of the box with risqué cut-outs, surprising fabrics and innovative cuts.

As always, Cannes attracts film stars from far and wide for its slew of premieres, and it's nice to see some fresh faces on the red carpet. Check back here for our ongoing Cannes coverage during the week. 

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