The Academy Awards are known as the Super Bowl of fine jewelry. This year the show completely lived up to that reputation and then some. There were stunning necklaces, dazzling earrings, amazing bracelets and a tiara. Not only did the stars shine in jewels they also showed their support of several causes including the ACLU, Planned Parenthood, GLAAD and the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation.
Ruth Negga in Irene Neuwirth jewelry set with Gemfields rubies and an ACLU ribbon at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images
Ruth Negga’s Irene Neuwirth jewels set with Gemfields rubies worn by Ruth Negga at the 2017 OscarsPhoto courtesy of Gemfields
Ruth Negga stunned on the red carpet in a red Valentino gown and custom made tiara, earrings and ring by Irene Neuwirth featuring Gemfields responsibly sourced Mozambican rubies. The headpiece features 146.16-carats of rubies and the earrings are set with 37.18-carats of rubies and 3.26-carats of diamonds. The Loving star whose stylist is Karla Welch also had on a ring set with a 14.89-carat ruby set in a frame of diamonds. The coordinated suite of jewels are all set in blackened white gold. A blue ribbon in support of the ACLU was stood out on Negga’s gorgeous red ensemble.
Actor Emma Stone in Tiffany earrings at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Steve Granitz/WireImage
Emma Stone, the best actress winner for her role in La La Land, paired her gold Givenchy gown with earrings from Tiffany’s Whispers of the Rainforest collection composed of diamonds, gold and platinum. She also sported a Planned Parenthood pin at the bottom of the strap of her gown in support of the organization.
Charlize Theron in Chopard at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Charlize Theron’s dazzling jewels were some of the largest pendant earrings I have ever seen on the Oscar red carpet or anywhere. They came from Chopard’s Garden of Kalahari collection.
Jessica Biel in a Tiffany necklace of the 89th OscarsPhoto VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images
The Tiffany diamond, gold and platinum necklace worn by Jessica BielPhoto courtesy
Jessica Biel put on one Tiffany’s exceptional necklaces from the Blue Book collection that debuted just a few short weeks ago. The Whispers of the Rain Forest she wore with her gold Kaufman Franco gown features a baguette cut diamond choker and feathers made of platinum and 18K gold.
Viola Davis poses in Niwaka jewels at the 89th annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic
Viola Davis wore an amazing ear climber and bracelet from Niwaka.
Taraji P. Henson in Nirav Modi at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Steve Granitz/WireImage
The Nirav Modi jewels worn by Taraji P. HensonPhoto courtesy
Taraji P. Henson looked sensational in bib necklace from Nirav Modi’s Luminance Collection and Evergreen emerald and diamond ring from Indian jewelry designer
Janelle Monae in Forevermark at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by George Pimentel/FilmMagic
Janelle Monae sparkled in diamond jewels from Forevermark and a costume crown from Jennifer Behr along with her extraordinary Ellie Saab gown.
Nicole Kidman in Harry Winston at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Nicole Kidman’s gorgeous jewels came from Harry Winston. Her selection of jewels included earrings Winston Cluster Diamond and 30.60-carat spinel earrings set in platinum and 18K gold. She also wore a vintage bracelet made in 1963 set with 44.03-carats of diamonds set in platinum and a Splash diamond bracelet set with 31.59-carats set in platinum.
Scarlett Johansson in jewels from Fred Leighton at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images
Scarlett Johansson put on a several vintage jewels from Fred Leighton. Her pair of cuffs were diamond, platinum and palladium three row cuff by Belperron. Among her own designs in her multiple ear piercings she wore a 1930s pear shape diamond earring by Belperron.
Halle Berry wearing Forevermark jewels at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic
Halle Berry wore any number of jewels set with Forevermark diamonds. Her pieces included a Two Finger Diamond Ring set in 18k White and Rose Gold, bangles by Jade Trau, Natalie K. Her drop earrings are by Pluczenik.
Karlie Kloss in Nirav Modi and a blue ACLU ribbon at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Nirav Modi jewels worn by Karlie Kloss at the 2017 OscarsPhoto courtesy
Model Karlie Kloss also looked spectacular in Nirav Modi jewels. She also pinned an ACLU ribbon to her hip.
Casey Affleck in Elizabeth Taylor’s ruby and gold AIDS Awareness pin at the 89th Annual Academy AwardsPhoto by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images and Sally Davies for The Adventurine
Casey Affleck winner of the Best Actor prize for his role in Manchester by the Sea wore a pin with meaning and history. It was the ruby and diamond AIDS awareness pin Elizabeth Taylor wore when she received the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 1993.