The MET Gala red carpet was jammed with jewelry. And the cool thing about the Party of the Year is that stars, stylists and jewelry designers all get in the spirit of the event by posting behind-the scenes shots and close-up images of jewelry on Instagram. I have been combing through the images all week so you don’t have to. See the best of the bunch below.
Jewelry designer Hanut Singh posted this fabulous shot of Blake Lively before she put on her gown with her escort for the evening Christian Louboutin. The shoe designer is wearing Hanut’s prayer bead Mala necklace composed of rock crystal, enamel, melon-cut hydra, onyx and diamonds.
Blake Lively Instagram of Lorraine Schwartz and Ofira rings with Christian Louboutin in the background.
Stylist Cristina Ehrlich gave us a closeup look at the sensational Calder necklace she sourced from Stephen Russell for Laura Dern.
A mirror image of Laura Dern from Cristina Ehrlich’s Insta in the Calder necklace.
Cristina Ehrlich’s close up shot of Priyanka Chopra showed her stunning Cartier rings.
A detail photo of Anne Hathaway and her husband Adam Shulman’s hands show their bracelets from the James Banks collection he co-designs with Heidi Nahser Fink. The cool new Code Collection pieces work, well, like the combination locks on your luggage. They open when the correct numbers are put in the lock.
Anne Hathaway on the red carpet wearing The Code bracelet and earrings from her husband Adam Shulman’s James Banks jewelry collection.
Detail shot from the James Banks Instagram of the custom earrings Anne Hathaway wore.
Stylist Kate Young put a jewelry icon on ice for her Instagram post teasing the diamond pieces her client Selena Gomez wore on the red carpet. The ring was designed by Jean Schlumberger for Tiffany ages ago and remains a treasure in the collection. It features bees surrounding a single diamond.
Kate Young Instagram of Selena Gomez wearing Tiffany jewelry taken before the star left for the MET Gala.
Kate Young’s arty shot of one of the two tiaras she styled on Sienna Miller from Fred Leighton.
Sienna Miller wearing two tiaras and a necklace from Fred Leighton.
The stunning Kwiat earrings designer Stella McCartney wore were shown in a photo series on the jeweler’s Instagram.
Italian designer Giampiero Bodino staged an Instagram image with all the cross pendants in the necklace worn by Uma Thurman.
Uma Thurman wearing the necklace by Giampiero Bodino on the red carpet.
The Forevermark USA Instagram showed the delicate rings Black Panther star Letitia Wright wore in a photo series.
Tiffany’s Instagram was filled with sensational images of stars wearing Tiffany jewels. Zendaya became Joan of Arc in her custom Versace light up with Tiffany rings and a ball necklace.
A close up of Nicki Minaj on the Tiffany Instagram not only showed her gorgeous Tiffany jewels it also gave a detailed look at the star’s amazing manicure and hair ornament.
Marla Aaron showed just how 360-views of MET Gala attendees can be with Instagram photo of director Reed Morano who was wear the designers Cross Lock necklace in her hair. The piece features 25 carats of diamonds, garnets, rubies, sapphires and emeralds.
The Dazzling Jewels at the 2018 MET Gala
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