The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Benefit that was held on May 2nd, 2016 in New York City definitely saw some awe-inspiring fashion moments. Popularly known as the Met Gala, this event has evolved to become one of the biggest fashion affairs in the U.S. “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” the theme of this year’s exhibition inspired super-modern, futuristic fashion choices. Apart from the drop-end gorgeous dresses, it was the stunning pieces of jewelry that stole the show. While colorless diamonds were adorned by most celebrities, vintage or vintage-themed jewels also stood out at the event.
Actress Maggie Robbie sported an elegant cream strapless column gown. She styled her look with a pair of dainty stud earrings and gold cuffs.
Kendall Jenner was seen wearing a striking cut out dress. But more than her outfit, it was the sparkling diamond jewels that caught everyone’s attention.
Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o wore a green metallic gown that was accessorized with diamond drop earrings, cluster bracelets and several rings.
Singer Demi Lovato finished off her superhot look for the event with diamond stud earrings and rings.
Actress Nicole Kidman wore a diamond tiara, a pair of pear-shaped diamond inverted drop earrings and several antique rose-cut diamond cluster rings.
Mindy Kaling styled her dress with antique aquamarine earrings and a vintage aquamarine, ruby and diamond cocktail ring.
Zendaya pulled off a bold look in a shimmering golden dress. She also wore a collection of large gem-set rings.