Li Yuchun
Credit: Mike Marsland/Getty

As far as Cannes Film Festival fashion goes, there really are no limits (except maybe that controversial heels-only rule). Here’s the red carpet on which celebs are fully expected to go all out—fairytale ball gowns and nearly X-rated sky-high slits aplenty. But then there are those times when a star arrives in something exquisitely unexpected—like this intricately beaded cat gown. Yes. Cat gown.

VIDEO: Bella Hadid Wears Dress With Sky-High Slit

Take a look:

Li Yuchun
Credit: Gisela Schober/Getty

Li Yuchun—aka Chris Lee, aka Chinese pop star and actress making her way through the fashion circuit—wore a Gucci silk dress with colorful metallic cat patches and allover intricate bead embroidery. A pair of Gucci Flora earrings and Le Marché des Merveilles rings topped off her winning look. Finally, an ensemble meant for us fashion cat people.