Catherine the Great was crushing the style sport in 1700s Russia, and The Great star Elle Fanning has efficiently channeled that very same 18th-century trend sense in all of her most memorable purple carpet appears. Elle, who surprised on the Golden Globes in a Tiffany-blue Gucci robe, has had a ardour for classic model since she was a baby. “My mom would let me wear whatever I wanted. I went to a lot of thrift stores and would mix [different pieces] together,” the Maleficent: Mistress of Evil star stated throughout a January 2020 interview with Marie Claire.
At occasions just like the Cannes Film Festival and the Met Gala, Elle stands out in fairy-tale Reem Acra robes, luxurious flowing Gucci capes, and floral designs match for a queen. When she’s not strolling the purple carpet, Elle likes to thrift and store secondhand garments which have a retro twist to them. “Some people are repulsed by that smell of vintage clothes, but I love it. I think it’s because I’m a very nostalgic person and I daydream a lot. I feel I was possibly born in the wrong era — those old movies, Grace Kelly, so gorgeous, you know.” While we patiently await Elle to launch a video about her high suggestions for thrifting, try a few of her finest vintage-inspired purple carpet appears right here.