Always with a flair for the dramatic, Lupita Nyong'o gave her gown a twirl at the Chopard Secret Party during the 71st Annual Cannes Film Festival in France - May 10, 2018 Always with a flair for the dramatic, Lupita Nyong'o gave her gown a twirl at the Chopard Secret Party during the 71st Annual Cannes Film Festival in France - May 10, 2018

The most magical trend at Cannes involves tulle, chiffon, and a sense of fun.

Leave it to Lupita Nyong’o, the queen of red carpet twirls, to lead the way. The Black Panther star had a showstopping moment in her fairytale Prada gown Thursday night as she spun around, causing the princess-worthy skirt to go flying.

More stars have been giving the dramatic effect a try with their own floaty gowns. Between Romee Strijd in icy blue Alberta Ferretti, Elsa Hosk in pale yellow Ralph & Russo, and Natasha Poly in lavender VersaceCannes is a swirl of gorgeous pastels. — jas