February 27, 2019 By King
Choosing the right accessories can elevate a star’s Oscars look from ordinary to memorable.
From the night’s largest diamonds — worn by Lady Gaga, Laura Dern and more — to endearingly quirky accessories modeled by the night’s best-dressed men, see the embellishments that made many of Sunday’s Oscars looks our favorites.
Perhaps the night’s biggest jewel belonged to Gaga, who modeled a 128.54 carat diamond last worn over 50 years ago by Audrey Hepburn for a “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” photo shoot.
As practical as he is fashionable, the “Aquaman” star sported a pink velvet scrunchie on the red carpet — in case he had to tie back his trademark flowing hair.
The “Vice” actress was dripping in Cartier diamonds, including a brooch, earrings and a dramatic necklace.
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Harnesses are the hottest accessory for men during this season’s red carpets, seen previously on Timothee Chalamet and Michael B. Jordan, and at Sunday’s Oscars, on Terry Crews.
The “Crazy Rich Asians” actress accessorized her metallic gown with a matching purse.
Marina de Tavira
The “Roma” star turned heads with a stunning pair of chandelier earrings.
A strong candidate for the best necklace of the night, Harrier’s aquamarine jewels matched her striking eyeshadow.
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Ruth E. Carter
Considering her status as a legendary costume designer, “Black Panther” Oscar winner Ruch E. Carter wasn’t going to show up to the red carpet without a memorable look. And that’s exactly what she did , including this head-turning collar.
The “Eighth Grade” actress has stolen hearts all awards season with her dapper suits, pairing her Oscars look with her adorable purse.
The singer previewed his Oscars performance with Queen with a dramatic red carpet look, featuring an orchid in his lapel and plenty of elaborate ear hardware.
Paulson paired her cheery Brandon Maxwell gown with a diamond necklace and twinkling ear studs.
Move over, Gaga — Dern’s diamond drop necklace was almost as dramatic as the “Star is Born” actress’ opulent jewels, with Dern’s look also including a diamond bracelet and necklace.
The songwriting legend got down to business on the red carpet with a serious chain necklace.
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The “Favourite” actress isn’t actually wearing a headband, as it first appears — but actually, Cartier diamonds worn in her hair as opposed to around her neck.
The singer went Old Hollywood in vintage chandelier earrings to match her elegant red dress.
The Oscar winner for “Black Panther” stood out on the red carpet with a face chain that connected to her earrings.
Mirren’s blinding diamond ensemble included a necklace, earrings and bracelet, all by Harry Winston.
Simple yet classic, Graham made an impact with her form-fitting black dress paired with a simple diamond necklace.
The actor walked the red carpet — and took the stage to accept the best supporting actor trophy — in wire glasses and a modern black hat.