“On the pleasant shore of the French Riviera, about halfway between Marseilles and the Italian border, stands a large, proud, … hotel… and before it stretches a short dazzling beach. Lately it has become a summer resort of notable and fashionable people.”
Francis Scott Fitzgerald, Tender Is the Night A prestigious address on the famous boulevard John Fitzgerald Kennedy The de GRISOGONO Cannes Party was traditionally held in the timeless Grand Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, a legend among legends. Prized by stars from the Cinemascope pantheon, popular artists and rising stars, the exclusive and fabulous establishment celebrates one century of history. Records have been meticulously
conserved in guest books providing a unique glimpse of how many famous artists and aristocrats graced its place
with their presences. de GRISOGONO and the Grand Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc are two crown jewels that have much in common.
Both attract celebrities who have built and boosted their reputation. The de GRISOGONO Cannes party was held in partnership with Porsche presenting its new 918 Spyder. A breathtaking 887 horse power sports car portrayed by Dr. Frank Walliser, Senior Vice President Project 918
Spyder and Mark Lieb, Works Driver of Porsche, who emphasized the revolutionary spirit of the car.
The Porsche 918 Spyder heralds the future of the sports car and features a revolutionary plug-in hybrid system. Like their other cars the 918 fulfills Porsche's claim of being capable of setting records for top racing drivers, while at the same time being an uncomplicated sports car for day-to-day use.More than a social event, a “friends night out” which showcases the best of glamour, boldness and elegance.
Models, actors, artists arrive in their constellations and walk in the party venue, glittering in de GRISOGONO attire. The parade of muses adorned with original and bold pieces of jewelry gave Fawaz Gruosi a unique standout moment. The crowd of photographers is swimming around waiting for capturing celebrities in all their glory. Unscripted moments that will make ripples around the world and decrypted styles making the cut in fashion journalists round up of the best red carpet look.
Before dinner guests could enjoy a Fashion Show, in collaboration with esteemed Fashion Designer Gyunel. Gyunel Atelier has become known for its highly skilled Couture evening gowns. Cascades of diamonds and precious stones of intense colors - playing mischievously with daring materials and extravagant forms - adorn the most beautiful women of the world. Seductively revealing their necks, dancing gracefully on their wrists, sparkling from their ears, the pieces created by Fawaz Gruosi are genuine lust for life.
The most sought-after star-studded event of the Cannes scene Renowned among the Hollywood A-List for its extravagant and ostentatious style, celebrity-studded and eye-catching creations, de GRISOGONO gathers longtime friends.
Among the stars were:
Ana Beatriz Barros
Like the luxurious grandiose soirees of the Roaring Twenties and the frivolously and extravagant ones that Fitzgerald could have imagined, de GRISOGONO have dazzled its guests with thousands of diamonds and colored stones. Unveiling in preview its new high jewelry collection with creations embodying a festive spirit, de GRISOGONO is strikingly Fatale in Cannes.