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Captivating Cannes!

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As always, the Cannes Film Festival has been a sumptuously glamorous gathering of glitteratti. Hair done, nails done, everything did, I jetted off to join in! We attended the AmfAR Gala, showing our support for the foundation that aims to cure aids by 2020.
Here is my photo diary.

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First stop - The Vivienne Westwood showroom to borrow some beautiful couture dresses from the wonderful Michael Pegrum, head of VIP dressing


Leaving Westwood with my swag


Next, the very talented stylist Patrice Hall came to my house to lend me a few more pretty dresses for the trip.


Flying into the beautiful South of France

food on table

Starting the day the healthy way

hair done

Time for an up-do


Hair and makeup done


Ready! Wearing Vivienne Westwood couture

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On the red carpet for Ken Loach's film Jimmy's Hall


Arriving at AmfAR. Damien Hirst donated three of his works of art, including this incredible elephant, which sold during the auction for an incredible $11M USD. Sharon Stone with her other celebrity supporters, such as Leonardo di Caprio of AmfAR together raised $38M USD last night for the fight against AIDS.


Time to dance the night away -- Aloe Blacc, Lana del Rey and Robin Thicke performed. It was a fantastic evening for a fantastic cause!