Beauty and the Beast‘s appeal is spilling over from the screen to the fashion world, and the proof is on the red carpet. Belle’s off-the-shoulder, tiered ball gown is surprisingly on-trend, with everyone from Hollywood sweetheart Alicia Vikander to music superstar Rihanna channeling the Disney princess.
Whether they were dressing up for an award show, movie premiere, or even a modern-day ball, these stars updated the timeless style for their own stand-out moment on the red carpet, with help from some gorgeous jewels, sky-high stilettos, and glam squads. After all, Belle’s animated wardrobe was the original celebrity stylist.
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Keep scrolling for 16 celebrities who took a style cue from Belle when they got dressed for the red carpet. From canary yellow hues to tiered gowns and shoulder-baring silhouettes, these stars wore their love for the fierce princess on their sleeves—er, skirts.
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While Watson wasn’t technically on a red carpet, the Beauty and the Beast star herself channeling Belle in a Dior Haute Couture cowl-neck gown is too meta to ignore.
Mann’s strapless, tiered dress at the 2017 Academy Awards was straight out of a fairytale.
Fisher’s Vanity Fair after-party dress was giving us major princess vibes.
This ruffled, off-the-shoulder silhouette and full skirt couldn’t look more like Belle’s.
This sweetheart neckline and fitted corset makes Knuppe look like a princess IRL.
This canary yellow hue screams Beauty and the Beast.
RiRi was giving regal vibes at the 2015 Met Gala.
In 2017, Belle would totally be wearing cutouts.
Embellished train and cold-shoulder neckline? Belle would be proud.
Long sleeves and a pleated skirt bring this ball gown up to modern day.
Bryce Dallas Howard
Howard’s floral embellishments make this yellow gown into a girly girl’s dream.
Vikander’s bubbly high-low hemline gave a whole new dimension to her Oscar dress.
McNeill’s bright yellow hue would make the princess proud.
While this dress isn’t yellow, the sheer-illusion neckline and embellished bodice are too good not to make the list.
The style star’s A-symmetrical dress and cap sleeves are fit for a modern-day princess.
Hayek’s caped yellow gown and luxe velvet belt at the SAG Awards looked positively royal.