Lawrence's dress no rip-off, says Dior

Last updated 11:06 29/01/2013
Jennifer Lawrence
ADREES LATIF/ Reuters
LOOKING GOOD: Jennifer Lawrence on the red carpet on the way into the SAG awards.
Jennifer Lawrence
PEEKABOO: The designers at Dior say there was no malfunction of Jennifer Lawrence's dress.

Related Links

Red carpet: SAG Awards 2013 No tears as Lawrence dress splits

Relevant offers

Fashion

eBay gets hands-on in fighting fake handbags with new authenticator service McCaw wedding: Gemma Flynn's style over the years This week we're obsessed with... The week in celebrity Instagrams Chinese and Russians queue up for a replica of Princess Diana's engagement ring What Gemma wore: Kiwi designers share wedding dress ideas Wellington's Costume Cave clearing house for fresh start after 25 years of hoarding Justin Bieber sends Mark Wahlberg pictures of his Calvin Klein underwear ads A dressing down - dressing so casual you forgot to get dressed at all White or cream? Shopper feuds with online retailer Babyboo over colour of pants

It's OK, we can all relax and stop worrying that actress Jennifer Lawrence is going to need years of therapy after her Christian Dior Couture dress apparently ripped at the Screen Actors Guild Award ceremony yesterday.

The midnight blue floor-length gown appeared to tear at mid-thigh as the starlet made her way to the stage to collect an award, apparently leaving celebs like Nicole Kidman and Marion Cotillard open-mouthed with shock and amusement.

However, USA Today reports that the famous French fashion house has refuted claims of poor workmanship.

"The dress is made with different levels of tulle and satin and that is what the viewers saw when Jennifer lifted her dress slightly. It was not ripped and there was no malfunction... it was the design of the gown," a statement from the fashion design house said.

Thank goodness for that. Still, it's better to be looked over than overlooked, right?

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

Who was your best dressed of the week?

Heidi Klum

Pia Miller

Hannah Tointon

Taylor Schilling

Tia Mowry

Charlotte Le Bon

The meh - Megan Fox

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content