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Your Morning Fashion and Beauty Report: At Cannes, Rachel McAdams does sultry while Tilda Swinton does subdued, and Kate Winslet is the new face of St. John

May 13, 2011 |  9:00 am


Rob Zangardi and Mariel Haenn, the stylists behind the super-revealing, firecracker-red lace dress that Rachel McAdams donned in Cannes, talk about dressing celebs for the red carpet and the impact J Lo (another one of their A-list clients) has on fashion. WWD

The dress code at the Cannes Film Festival may be "less is more," but it's nice to see a star sport something a little more subdued and still look amazing. Tilda Swinton might be one of few actresses that can wear a silky button-down blouse at the skin, I mean, film fest. She looked great in a billowy white blouse tucked into the waistband of a simple black pencil skirt. The ensemble echoed the Jil Sander look she wore to this year's Golden Globes. StyleList

New moms such as Miranda Kerr and Penelope Cruz have shed their baby weight in what seems like no time at all. Cruz, who was pregnant while filming "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," talks about how she lost her post-baby weight, and of course, it seems just way too easy. Us Weekly

Kate Winslet is joining the likes of Angelina Jolie and Karen Elson as the new face of Orange County-based brand St. John for its fall 2011 ad campaign. Winslet is on a roll: She is currently the face of Lancome and an "ambassador of elegance" to Swiss watch label Longine. Telegraph

Emma Watson, who like Winslet is a British beauty and face of Lancome (Watson for its scent Tresor Midnight Rose), wants to add an eco-friendly cosmetic component to the brand. Can this Ivy League-educated ingenue get the almost-80-year-old cosmetic label to go green? Fashionista

Burberry had a bash to celebrate its new Convent Garden store, which attracted beauties and brand loyals such as Lily Donaldson and Julia Restoin Roitfeld. WWD

-- Melissa Magsaysay

Photo: Rachel McAdams wearing a Marchesa gown at the Cannes Film Festival. Credit: Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images