81st Oscars Jewels

The 81st Academy Awards featured blockbuster hits and bold jewelry; Oscar stars strolled the red carpet in bright and colorful jewels all evening. Here’s a look at some of the favorites from the evening:

Angelina Jolie

Among the most stunning jewels of the night was a pair of vivid green Colombian emerald earrings (115 carats total) worn by the beautiful Angelina Jolie.

Marisa Tomei

Nominee Marisa Tomei wore a vintage 1943 estate sapphire and diamond gold bracelet (sapphires total over 51 carats and 5 carats of diamonds).

Amy Adams

Amy Adams wore a dramatic statement piece – a vintage bib-style necklace with 630 carats of emeralds, rubies and sapphires, and 39 carats of diamonds.

Alicia Keys

Matching her plum chiffon gown, Alicia Keys wore a 19th Century amethyst ring.

 Remember, a Slumdog can become a millionaire so add a little more color to your life and you’ll look like a million bucks! View our gemstone jewelry collection for ideas and inspiration!

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Hope Wixon

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