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Women who prefer to distinguish themselves from the crowd will love Victoria Beckham’s spring/summer 2023 dresses. It’s hardly surprising, therefore, that VB’s slinky new-season slips was chosen by risk-taker Florence Pugh to wear on the red carpet at the Governors Awards over the weekend.
Rebecca Corbin-Murray, the actor’s stylist, chose Florence’s outfit for the evening in look 17: a dreamy deconstructed slip dress with embroidered transparent panels and gold fringing. Corbin-Murray enhanced the goddess appeal of the outfit with a collection of Tiffany & Co. jewelry, which included a striking tassel necklace that mirrored the dress’ fringe.
Pugh’s bob was slicked back into a mullet-esque style and her makeup was kept classic with a matte mauve lip and champagne smokey eye.
Looking back, The actress has worn many transparent ensembles in the past year to promote the Olivia Wilde-directed movie Don’t Worry, Darling. At the design house’s Haute Couture show during Milan Fashion Week in July, the actress debuted her sheer dress tour while wearing a bright pink tulle Valentino gown. A few days after sharing the look on her Instagram page, she responded in the comments area, calling out the “vulgar men.”
“Why are you so scared of breasts? Small? Large? Left? Right? Only one? Maybe none? What. Is. So. Terrifying?” Part of her lengthy follow-up piece published on July 10 contained the question.
“Listen, I knew when I wore that incredible Valentino dress that there was no way there wouldn’t be a commentary on it,” Pugh wrote. “Whether it be negative or positive, we all knew what we were doing. I was excited to wear it, not a wink of me was nervous. I wasn’t before, during, or even now after.”