Cinema and fashion are two things that have always been closely linked, after all, how many times have you wanted
to wear the same piece of clothing that a character wore in a movie? I bet that often, cinema has
this power to influence clothing and consequently arouse this desire and curiosity in the viewer. And throughout all these years of cinema’s existence, countless characters have stood out because of the jewelry they wore in scenes, revisiting the history of fashion, in this post we show the most famous jewelry used in the movies. Check it out below.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
In 1953, Marilyn Monroe was the protagonist of the movie “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”. In certain scenes she sings and emphasizes that diamonds are a woman’s best friend. To star in the movie, Marilyn Monroe used several
diamond jewelry, among them the one that stood out was a beautiful diamond necklace from the Moon of Baroda stone, which had 24.04 carats. Very luxurious, this necklace, which had only been worn by Indian royalty before, after the movie, has become the desire of many women.
Breakfast at Tiffany’s
One of the most iconic scenes in cinema is when the character Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) looks at a
Tiffany’s store window in the movie Breakfast with Tiffany’s. In this particular scene, the look she was wearing
became famous in cinema fashion, but what really stood out in these costumes was the necklace she wore, with
120 pearls and a diamond in the center, the necklace was made by Roger Scemama.
An eternal cinema classic, Titanic was the movie that attracted thousands of fans and won 11 Oscar awards. In this movie, the jewel that was most successful and became the desire of many women was the heart necklace
in the ocean used by the character Rose (Kate Winslet), the necklace is made entirely of diamonds, including
the blue gemstone, however there are rumors that this blue diamond is fictional, but it cannot be denied that it is a very beautiful jewel.
The story of the movie Pretty Woman captured the passionate hearts of people who rooted for the happy
ending of the couple. In the movie, Julia Roberts’s character’s entire costume was impeccable but what caught
the most attention was when she wore a long and wonderful red dress by the Valentino brand and to complement
this look, she used a white gold necklace, diamonds and ruby from the jeweler Fred. This necklace is one of the most famous jewels in cinema to this day.
The jewel that had a great and brilliant highlight in the movie Moulin Rouge! was the necklace worn by Nicole Kidman’s character, made of white gold with 1308 diamonds, this necklace was designed by Australian jeweler Stefano Canturi and is considered the most luxurious necklace in the world. During the recordings, actress Nicole Kidman needed to rest her neck between scenes because the necklace weighed 426 grams. A lot of luxury in a single gem.
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Made especially for actress Kate Hudson’s character from How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, the yellow diamond necklace was from the jeweler Harry Winston. Glamorous and very luxurious, this wonderful necklace just shone during the scenes.
Sex and the City
The Sex and the city series had as main subjects the fashion and the characters’ relationships, mainly the protagonist Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker), after a series of relationships, she is proposed in marriage and is the black diamond engagement solitaire ring of 5 carats that steal the show, when she questions the choice of the black diamond, he replies that she is not like the face of the world, that is, she deserved a rare gem. Very cute and luxurious.
The Other Boleyn Girl
The costumes of the movie are extremely luxurious, as are the clothes from the time it takes place, in addition to the sophisticated fabrics, classic cuts, the jewelry also follow the same luxury of the characters, and a special one is the necklace used by the character Ana Bolena (Natalie Portman) has a pendulum with the letter B that refers to her last name and a drop pearl necklace at the bottom, this necklace is very similar to the one used by Ana Bolena in real life.
The character Anna Karenina was part of high society and wore glamorous and very sophisticated clothes and jewelry, the jewels were the complement that gave a sparkle to each costume, all the jewels in the movie used by Anna (Keira Knightley) were signed by the Chanel brand, that is, pearls and sparkles with elegance and delicacy in the right measure.
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The Great Gatsby
Set in the 1920s in the United States, the dramatic romance film Grande Gabsy has all the glamor and luxury that existed at that time and this was very evident in the costumes of the characters, especially the protagonist Daisy Buchanan (Carey Mulligan) who wore bold looks and with flashy details, but in the jewelry it was a show of elegance and a lot of beauty. Inspired by the jewelry of the 1920s, all the jewelry in the movie was made by Tiffany’s jeweler and the success was such that the jewelry store created a collection inspired by the movie to be sold. Certainly, this movie was of great importance to the jewelry world.
How many incredible gems, isn’t it? Which movie gem was the most memorable for you? Which would you like to use? Tell us in the comments.
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