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Deepika Padukone gift-wraps herself in a giant bow for Cannes red carpet

Deepika Padukone slayed the red carpet in a stunning custom-made Peter Dundas gown. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 17, 2019, 07.12 AM (IST)

Deepika Padukone literally gift-wrapped herself in an exaggerated bow for her first red carpet appearance at Cannes. The actress wore a cream gown with a black-brown giant bow designed by Peter Dundas on Thursday on the Cannes red carpet.  The long trail of the gown further added oomph to the outfit and her beautiful eye makeup added to her overall look. 

The actress, who is at the festival as a brand ambassador of L'Oreal, revealed her look on Instagram with a caption that read, "Taaaaddaaaaa!!!(sic)”. Needless to say, her husband, actor Ranveer Singh was the most excited to see her look as he showered compliments on Instagram. 




Earlier, Deepika had shared pictures of her preparation for her red carpet appearance. Also, the diva was spotted rocking chic look at the airport in France. She wore a white button-down shirt, paired with a chambray shirt and loose denim pants. She accessorised her look with polarized black shades and red stiletto heel. Simple red lips and centre parted straight hair completed her look. Meanwhile, Priyanka Chopra made her Cannes debut in a Roberto Cavalli gown.


Last year, Deepika wore an origami gown from Ashi Studio`s Summer/Spring 2018 Collection.In another look, she wowed the fashion police in a sleeveless figure-hugging Zuhair Murad gown with plunging neckline and fully beaded in white shimmering stones with matching cape. Check out what Kangana Ranaut wore for the red carpet at Cannes. 

At this year`s Met Gala Deepika wore a stunning strapless pink coloured gown by Zac Posen and resembled a life-size Barbie doll. She opted for a retro hairdo and teamed it up with a gorgeous embellished headband. She accessorised her outfit with a pair of pink diamond earrings and a statement cuff. The stunner rounded off her look with an oxblood lip colour and pink smokey eyes.

On the work front, Deepika will be next seen in Meghna Gulzar`s `Chhapaak`, which is based on the life of acid attack survivor -- Laxmi Agarwal. The movie also stars Vikrant Massey in a key role. 

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The actress wore a cream gown with a black-brown giant bow designed by Peter Dundas on Thursday on the Cannes red carpet.