If you watched the Oscars this year you might have noticed that Cate Blanchett won the best actress category for her role in Blue Jasmine. A couple of things you might not have noticed is the pair of stunning Opal earrings she is wearing. The earrings consist of 62 white opals totalling 33ct set in white gold.
As if that wasn't impressive enough the combined cost of the earrings, and diamond laced gown came in at an impressive £10.9 Million (~$18.5 Million AUD).
Her dress was from the Armani Prive Fall 2013 Collection and cost an estimated £60,000, according to. Along with the Opal earrings she wore a brown diamond bracelet and a pear-shaped diamond ring, bringing the total cost of her jewellery to above £10.8 million.
All of the jewellery was on loan from luxury accessories supplier Chopard and gave her outfit an Australian feel to it as both opals and brown diamonds are commonly mined down under.
Check out a gallery & video of the earrings below:
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