Taupe can be a tricky colour to carry off on the red carpet given its tendency to wash people out or not read well.
The actress carried off the putty hue in her Schiaparelli Spring 2018 Haute Couture dress thanks to the metallic embellishment.
It brought the necessary contrast and luminosity and an almost tribal feel.
The metallic sandals completed the tonal effect.
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