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Jessica Alba in 2005 at the “Sin City” premiere.

Jessica Alba’s strapless Armani Privé dress paired with her blond hair is sophisticated and elegant. (Getty Images)

The Best Dressed Ever at Cannes

The 69th Cannes Film Festival officially starts on Wednesday, and while it’s a film festival, it’s also a glamour fest. No other gathering has quite the same red carpet oomph, whether Angelina Jolie arrives in a nude Versace gown or Penélope Cruz has on a strapless, red Lanvin dress. To mark this year’s event, Yahoo Style looks back at the best looks from past years.

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