The 48th Annual Country Music Awards, November 6 — Lucky Carrie Underwood, co-host of Wednesday night’s CMAs. She got to wear $53 million worth of diamonds by Jonathan Arndt Jewels of Beverly Hills, including a staggering 298-carat bracelet of flawless D-to-F color diamonds, valued at $23 million. Now that’s what we call red-carpet jewelry!
LACMA Art + Film Gala in Los Angeles, November 1 — Kim Kardashian sizzled in a midnight-blue satin sheath by Cushnie et Ochs and a diamond choker from Cartier. The fundraiser for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art was co-chaired by Leo DiCaprio.
amFAR Gala, October 29 — This year the amFAR LA Inspiration Gala honored Tom Ford of Gucci. At the evening’s fundraising auction, Rihanna (wearing see-through Gucci) paid $35,000 for a pair of Harry Winston diamond link earrings featuring 72 diamonds set in platinum.
Meanwhile, Camilla Belle took Vogue’s Best Dressed honors in Carolina Herrera. The pink piqué stunner with translucent belt was fresh off the designer’s Spring/Summer 2015 runway. Belle paired it with fan-shaped dangling diamond earrings from Chopard’s Red Carpet jewelry collection, and a bracelet from its High Jewelry collection.
“Interstellar” Premiere, October 26 — Jessica Chastain and Anne Hathaway posed together at the star-studded Hollywood premiere of “Interstellar.” Chastain complemented her red hair with green jade earrings from Fred Leighton, while Hathaway chose an out-of-this-world hand bracelet and back necklace by Jim Banks. Look for star and constellation motifs to set red carpet jewelry trends this winter.