If you haven’t heard of the Academy’s 2022 Governors Awards, it’s time to get in the know. This red carpet served up a plethora of natural diamond glam on some of our favorite celebrities. But first a bit of background on what this award show actually celebrates in the first place.
Hosted by the Academy of Motion Pictures, this year was the 13th annual Governors Awards and gathered Oscar hopefuls and those accepting honorary awards including Diane Warren, Euzhan Palcy, Peter Weir and Michael J. Fox. Thanks to COVID, the 2021 and 2020 Governors Awards were a much smaller version, but clearly, the ceremony is back and better than ever in 2022.
The best part of the Governors Awards red carpet? The looks served are a great predictor of the trends we can expect to see during the upcoming awards season. Below, check out some of the best natural diamond moments from some of this year’s biggest breakout stars, A-listers and more.
Sink looked ever the Hollywood it-girl in her Alexander McQueen gown and stunning Leighton Jewels: A natural diamond semi-riviere necklace, rose cut diamond eternity bands,a yellow gold diamond facets ring and an art deco diamond and sapphire filigree ring, styled by Molly Dickson.
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Our former Global Ambassador wore a Louis Vuitton cut-out gown paired with Louis Vuitton diamond jewelry, styled by Samantha McMillen
The White Lotus debuted her blonde hair along with natural diamond jewelry from Effy, Melina Maria and Grazlia, paired with a gown from Monot, styled by Jessica Paster.
Palmer stunned in a wine-red peplum gown from Robert Wun paired with DeBeers diamond drop earrings.
Kaling stunned in Versace, pairing the black gown with LeVian jewelry, styled by Molly Dickson.
Wearing Irene Neuwirth earrings, Banks looked ever the Hollywood star in. her natural diamonds and Elie Saab gown.
Academy Award-winning actress Laura Dern wore a diamond collar by LeVian and a bracelet from Rahaminov on the red carpet paired with a Ralph Lauren sweater and skirt.