Published By: Orna Ghosh

Cannes Red Carpet: Social Media Celebs who shone brightly at the French Riviera

The French Riviera shimmered a little brighter this year thanks to the dazzling presence of Indian social media stars at the 2024 Cannes Film Festival. 

From fashion powerhouses to comedy kings, these content creators brought their unique flair and A-game fashion to the prestigious event.

Fashion designer Nancy Tyagi's self-belief and dedication shook the Cannes audience

She proudly walked the red carpet in a stunning pink gown, a creation she meticulously handcrafted over 30 days, using 1000 meters of fabric. The labour of love resulted in a magnificent piece that showcased Tyagi's talent and passion for design.

Ankush Bahuguna, the multi-faceted influencer known for his beauty persona "Wing it with Ankush made a splash with a series of show-stopping looks. He donned a striking Rajdeep Ranawat ensemble for two high-profile parties, epitomizing the designer's signature blend of sophistication and glamour. Bahuguna didn't stop there; he was also impressed at a panel discussion on content creation, sporting a fresh take on the Indian bandhgala by designer Abhishek Sharma. The linen shirt featured intricate hand-embroidered beadwork, adding a touch of edge to the classic silhouette.

Niharika NM, a social media sensation known for her captivating visuals, embraced goddess vibes on the Cannes red carpet

She adorned a breathtaking midnight blue gown adorned with pearls by Marchesa, a look that perfectly captured the glamour of the occasion.

Viraj Ghelani, a beloved comedian, channelled a contemporary vibe with his all-white ensemble

The graphic green jacket by Yavi added a touch of personality to his effortlessly dapper look.

Deepti Sadhwani, a social media star known for her bold fashion choices, continued to make waves with a stunning Michael Cinco gown

The white and lemon-yellow creation with a dramatic ruffled trail stole the spotlight at the screening of "Bird."

Another content creator, Ayush Mehra, exuded excitement at the "Bird" screening

He sported a sleek Republic by Omar Farooq outfit, featuring an all-black ensemble with a sheer shirt and embroidered jacket. The look that undoubtedly impressed his fans.

Kinnari Jain, also known as "@thepearshapedstylist," made a stunning debut at Cannes in a red-hot Ambika Lal dress

The ruffled bottom, halter-neck cut, and impeccable detailing showcased her keen sense of style.
Diipa Buller-Khosla, a seasoned Cannes veteran with 12 red-carpet appearances under her belt, stunned with a futuristic look from Valdrin Sahiti's Vortex Collection.The mermaid-inspired gown and flawless hair and makeup cemented her status as a red-carpet icon.

Masoom Minawala Mehta, known for her impeccable taste, graced the red carpet in a vibrant red Amit Aggarwal creation

The stunning gown highlighted her ability to carry any outfit with effortless elegance.

Aastha Shah, the "Vitiligo Queen" who embraces her unique beauty, stole hearts in a stunning green Fouad Sarkis gown

She rightfully dubbed herself the "Greenest flag on the red carpet at Cannes."

A rising content creator, Vishnu Kaushal, added sparkle to the Brut India after-party in a shimmering blue blazer suit from Contrast by Parth

His suave look demonstrated his ability to adapt his style to different occasions.

Finance gurus Raj Shamani and Sharan Hegde showcased contrasting yet equally stylish looks

Shamani opted for an effortless vibe in a Rohit Doshi jacket, while Hegde chose a striped tan co-ord set by Ayush Shukla.

The presence of these Indian social media stars at the Red Carpet is a testament to the growing influence of online creators in the fashion world.