Diamonds dripped, bangles clinked and color ruled the school at the 83rd Academy Awards. From Anne to Reese, Natalie to Scarlett – sample the sparkle from Hollywood’s biggest night.
Jewelry fashion doesn’t get any bigger than the 2011 Oscar red carpet, and the A-list delivered a variety of styles, shapes and colors for us all to drool over.
Fire engine red frocks paired with classic diamond jewels were a big hit this year on mega-stars like host Anne Hathaway in over $10 million of Tiffany diamonds, dream girl Jennifer Hudson in Neil Lane, and newcomer nominee, Jennifer Lawrence in Harry Winston.
Emerald jewelry continues to shine bright on the awards show circuit, with Reese Witherspoon and Amy Adams in Cartier gems and Annette Bening going green in 66-carat emerald drops by Lorraine Schwartz worth $4 million (!).
Showstopping necklaces made an appearance on Nicole Kidman in a 19th century diamond riviere necklace totaling 150 carats from Fred Leighton, Celine Dion in a Bulgari statement piece and Dame Helen Mirren in Cartier jewels from their Archive Museum Collection.
Colorful earrings were a surprise hit on fashion darlings Natalie Portman in red tourmaline tassels by Tiffany, Marisa Tomei in Van Cleef & Arpels and Gwyneth Paltrow in Louis Vuitton couture. And Scarlett Johansson wowed in this statement ring by Anna Hu Haute Joaillerie.