The 2012 award season revs into high gear with the 69th annual Golden Globes. The ceremony is the largest gathering of A-list film, television and music stars, and is a diamond lover’s favorite due to the one-of-a-kind jewelry on display. As we await the 2012 Golden Globes, let’s take a look back at the most memorable jewelry choices from past years.
Grammy award-winning celebrity powerhouse Beyonce turned heads at the 2009 Golden Globes when she sported several understated diamond pieces. Beyonce’s choice of a diamond-studded choker was a jewelry highlight, as the intricate piece provided the perfect complement for her stunning Elie Saab gown.
Supermodel Heidi Klum set the 2007 Golden Globes on fire with a diamond and platinum choker that featured a detachable heart-shaped locket. The necklace boasted a total of 950 diamonds and had a combined carat weight of 213.74.
The 2011 Golden Globes title for most expensive jewelry went to Academy Award-winner Helen Mirren, who wore a 55.08-carat diamond necklace that cost a whopping $1.7 million. Christina Hendricks, star of the hit TV-series “Mad Men,” also turned heads at the 2011 ceremony. Hendricks wore a platinum-set, 124-carat, pear-cut and fancy-shaped diamond bracelet which stole attention from her curvy figure.