Emmys fashion: 7 stars wearing gowns by Arab designers
Rami Kadi, Georges Hobeika and Elie Saab were all represented on the TV awards show's red carpet
Designers from the Middle East have become style go-tos on film festival and award show red carpets, and the 71st annual Emmy Awards were no exception.
See which stars chose pieces by Arab designers for the Los Angeles awards ceremony here...
Ava DuVernay in Reem Acra
The When They See Us director dazzled in a custom soft-yellow gown with silver embellishment by Lebanese designer, Reem Acra.
Rachel Brosnahan in Elie Saab
Rachel Brosnahan was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series, losing out to Fleabag's Phoebe Waller-Bridge, but the Marvelous Mrs Maisel actress dazzled in a rich and resplendent blue gown by Elie Saab.
Catherine Zeta Jones in Georges Hobeika
Welsh actress Catherine Zeta Jones joined nominated husband Michael Douglas on the red carpet, wearing a hot pink gown by Beirut's Georges Hobeika for the occasion.
Isla Fisher in Zuhair Murad
Isla Fisher wore a metallic silver gown by Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad, a favourite of Jennifer Lopez's. She accessorised her look with a Christian Louboutin bag and shoes, and Norman Silverman jewellery.
Halsey in Rami Kadi
The singer performed at the award ceremony's In Memoriam tribute, but to walk the red carpet she opted for a dusty rose gown by Lebanese-American designer Rami Kadi with Sutra jewellery.
Laverne Cox In Monsoori
Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox chose a dramatic frilled and feathered gown by Monsoori, which is led by Bahraini designer Shaima Al Mansoori.
Leslie Bibb is wearing a Georges Hobeika
American actress Leslie Bibb chose a black gown with sheer and shimmering detailing by Georges Hobeika.
Bibb accompanied husband Sam Rockwell on the red carpet. Rockwell was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role in Fosse/Verdon.
Published: September 23, 2019 11:10 AM