Carla Bruni turns heads in image hugging YSL gown at Forever Young screening in Cannes

Carla Bruni wore a gorgeous huggable gown as she walked the red carpet during the 75th Cannes Film Festival on Sunday.

The country’s 54-year-old former first lady took the storm by storm ahead of the star-studded Forever Young (Les Amandiers) screening.

Carla wore a plunging Yves Saint Laurent gown, complemented by a large diamond necklace.

French fashion: Former first lady Carla Bruni, 54, turned heads in a mocha Yves Saint Laurent gown at Sunday's Forever Young screening in Cannes

French fashion: Former first lady Carla Bruni, 54, turned heads in a mocha Yves Saint Laurent gown at Sunday’s Forever Young screening in Cannes

The body-hugging dress includes long sleeves and pleated panels that hug the star’s dreamy figure.

The gown also featured a chic low waist and flowy skirt that slipped behind the model as she made her way down the glittering red carpet.

Carla’s husband, Nicolas Sarkozy, 67, was president of France from 2008 to 2012, and her sweet hair falls over her shoulders to frame her pretty face.

The perfect body-hugging dress includes long sleeves and a pleated panel that hugs the star's dreamy figure

Gorgeous: And a chic low-waisted dress with a flowing hem that trailed behind the model and made her way down the glittering red carpet

PERFECT: The body-hugging dress includes long sleeves and pleated panels that hug the star’s flattering figure.

Stylish: Cara lets her luscious hair fall over her shoulders to frame her beautiful face

Stylish: Cara lets her luscious hair fall over her shoulders to frame her beautiful face

A glamorous makeup palette was chosen for the evening, and the brunette looked stunning with smoky eyes and sleek nude lips.

Letting the dress speak for itself, Carla ditched accessories for a simple silver ring, which she wore with freshly polished black nail polish.

The singer completed the look with a striking chandelier necklace featuring diamonds and a large canary yellow pendant.

Glamourpuss: Opting for glamorous makeup for the evening, Carla looked intoxicated with her smoky eyes and sleek nude lip

Glamourpuss: Opting for glamorous makeup for the evening, Carla looked intoxicated with her smoky eyes and sleek nude lip

Glitter: Let the look speak for herself Carla went ahead with accessories, opting for a simple silver ring, which she wore freshly polished black nail polish

Glittering: The singer completed the look with a dazzling chandelier necklace studded with diamonds, including a large canary yellow pendant

Chic: Let the dress speak for itself Carla went ahead with accessories, opting for a simple silver ring, and she wore a new sore black manicure.The singer completed the look with a striking chandelier necklace studded with diamonds, including a large canary yellow pendant

Model: The former model looked natural as she posed on the red carpet

Model: The former model looked natural as she posed on the red carpet

Beaming: Star beams for camera before heading to star-studded movie premiere

Beaming: Star beams for camera before heading to star-studded movie premiere

The French-language film of the night follows a group of students who are admitted to a prestigious drama school in Nantes in the 1980s.

Starring Nadia Tereszkiewicz, Sofiane Bennacer and directed by the famous French filmmaker Valeria Bruni Tedeschi.

The show will also go on to compete for the festival’s top honor; the Palme d’Or.

Popcorn ready: this French-language film follows a group of students admitted to a prestigious drama school in Nantes in the 1980s

Popcorn ready: this French-language film follows a group of students admitted to a prestigious drama school in Nantes in the 1980s

Known for: Starring Nadia Tereszkiewicz, Sofiane Bennacer, directed by renowned French filmmaker Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

Star Turned: Kara also performed and watched in Woody Allen's 2011 film Midnight in Paris

Known for: Starring Nadia Tereszkiewicz, Sofiane Bennacer, directed by renowned French filmmaker Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

Winner?The show will go on to compete for the festival's top honor; the Palme d'Or

Winner?The show will go on to compete for the festival’s top honor; the Palme d’Or

Forever Young: Nadia Tereszkiewicz (left) and Sofiane Bennacer (right) in the highly anticipated film

Forever Young: Nadia Tereszkiewicz (left) and Sofiane Bennacer (right) in the highly anticipated film

Actress Sharon Stone, 64, joined Carla on the red carpet, stunning in a blue and white Dolce & Gabbana gown with a dramatic hem.

The Basic Instinct star made onlookers do double-think as she quickly ditched the extra length of fabric attached to her hips.

With the help of two men in suits, the Catwoman star undid her miniskirt with ease, as fans erupted into applause.

BEAUTIFUL: Actress Sharon Stone, 64, joined Cara on the red carpet, wow in a blue and white Dolce & Gabbana gown with a dramatic hem

After taking off a layer of clothes and taking a few more photos, the mother of three children is full of confidence and can really show off her slender figure.

Her frock featured a slit, showing off her incredibly toned legs and navy blue heels.

She adorned her chic outfit with a pair of drop earrings and her short blonde hair was pulled back.

Please help: Fans erupt into applause as the Catwoman star easily unbuttons her miniskirt with the help of two men in suits

Please help: Fans erupt into applause as the Catwoman star easily unbuttons her miniskirt with the help of two men in suits

Wow!The blonde then removed the large skirt detail from her dress, leaving the tight dress to show off her incredible figure

UNBELIEVABLE: The dress also has a small slit detail at the back, showing off her beautiful legs

Wow!The blonde then removed the large skirt detail from her dress, leaving the tight dress to show off her incredible figure