If you needed a sign that awards season is back and more glamorous than ever, look no further than the high fashion and jewellery looks seen at the 2022 SAG Awards. The stars brought their fashion A-game to celebrate the top performances of the year in film and TV, and if the elegant ensembles and show-stopping jewellery we saw during the Screen Actors Guild Awards are any indication, the upcoming Oscars will truly be a fashion event for the ages.
There was no shortage of both elegant and edgy diamond jewellery looks, but we’re shining a light on the stars that understood the diamond assignment best of all.
The Best Diamond Jewellery Looks from the 2022 SAG Awards
Lady Gaga lived up to her moniker yet again, as the fashion icon and House of Gucci star went into the Tiffany & Co. vault for the dramatic Her Flowers and Leaves necklace by Jean Schlumberger from 1958.
Broadway darling Ariana DeBose was one of the night’s big winners, snagging a SAG Award for her role as Anita in West Side Story while dressed in a pink Valentino gown and a De Beers necklace and bracelet. DeBose is the first first Afro-Latina and openly queer woman of color to win a SAG Award.
Tennis icon Venus Williams showed her support for the cast of King Richard—the biopic on her family’s life that she produced with sister Serena—and paired a daring white and silver gown with diamonds from Gismondi 1754. Williams wore the maison’s Fancy Canary Yellow Emerald Cut Drop with White Pear Shape Diamond earrings and the Fancy Canary and White Pear Shaped Multi-Strand White Diamond Mesh bracelet.
Hacks star Jean Smart took home the award for Outstanding Female Actor in a Comedy Series and accepted her award wearing earrings and a ring by Rahaminov Diamonds and another ring by Mindi Mond New York.
Cynthia Erivo left everyone seeing red thanks to a sleek red leather Louis Vuitton dress and coat, which the actress accessorized with Tiffany & Co. jewellery and a fiery manicure.
Our vote for “best before and after” goes to Selena Gomez, who posted an Instagram video showing her transformation from everyday beauty to Hollywood siren bedecked in stunning Bulgari jewellery.
White Lotus beauty Alexandra Daddario stunned in diamond earrings from De Beers.
Kerry Washington can do no wrong on the red carpet, especially in jewelry by Messika and a curve-hugging yellow Celia Kritharioti ballgown.
Reese Witherspoon knew just how to let the diamonds do the talking! The Hollywood legend paired a little black Schiaparelli dress and a long powder blue train with a head-turning necklace from Cartier.
Elle Fanning traded her signature gowns for a Gucci suit this year and finished the look with a Cartier necklace and rings.
Belfast star Caitriona Balfe made a striking appearance in a beautiful Saint Laurent red gown with a deep-V neckline, accessorized with diamonds from Van Cleef & Arpels.
Kelsey Asbille from the show Yellowstone sealed her star status quite literally with stunning David Yurman star-shaped earrings.
Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith served regal realness in a diamond collar necklace and a blue gown she grabbed from her closet according to E! News.