Just like they have access to couture gowns, celebs often sport some of the most exclusive jewels on the planet when they hit the red carpet. And just like the dresses provide major eye candy, the jewelry is often just as fun to drool over! Wonderwall.com is taking a look back at the best celeb bling of 2017, starting with the $12 million in diamonds — including a 400-carat Lorraine Schwartz necklace — that Beyonce donned during the Grammys. Now keep reading for more!
We're surprised Oscar presenter Charlize Theron's earlobes didn't rip off when she wore these massive Chopard earrings, which feature a 25-carat pear-shaped diamond and a 26-carat heart-shaped diamond.
Bella Hadid donned a jaw-dropping necklace during this year's Cannes Film Festival. The model sported a massive sapphire by Bulgari while attending the "Ismael's Ghosts" premiere. The gemstone was set in platinum and weighed in at a whopping 180.98 carats!
Blake Lively wore $7 million in Lorraine Schwartz jewels, including matching emerald-and-diamond cuffs and diamond stud earrings, while supporting husband Ryan Reynolds on the red carpet during the Golden Globes.
Salma Hayek stunned in the Baïkal necklace from Boucheron's Hiver Impérial High Jewelry collection while out and about during the Cannes Film Festival. The exquisite piece features a 78.33-carat Santa Maria aquamarine, moonstones, Akoya pearls and diamonds.
We're green with envy over the 58-carat Colombian emerald drop earrings by Lorraine Schwartz that Emmy Rossum wore during the Emmys.
Duchess Kate donned the Cambridge Lover's Knot tiara during a state banquet in London on July 12. She paired it with diamond-and-pearl drop earrings that once belonged to Princess Diana and a stunning Boucheron statement necklace from 1907 that Queen Elizabeth II's parents gave her as a wedding gift. The queen reportedly wore it frequently until the '80s, when it was retired to the royal family's jewelry vault.
Priyanka Chopra turned heads in $6 million worth of Lorraine Schwartz jewels, including a 40-carat diamond pendant, during the Golden Globes.
Diane Kruger closed Cannes in an 18-karat white gold and yellow gold Chopard necklace. The sparkly accessory featured a dangling 15.87-carat pear-shaped yellow diamond, with an additional 48.36 carats of white diamonds along the chain.
Sofia Richie rocked three Serpenti pieces by Bulgari — a necklace, a bracelet and a ring — during the jeweler's flagship store opening celebration in New York City on Oct. 20.
Carly Steel made headlines with the intricate bejeweled Arlene Barclay headpiece she wore to the Met Gala.
Dakota Johnson topped off her blingy look during the LACMA Art+Film Gala with massive Cartier earrings. Wow!
Kirsten Dunst wore three Fred Leighton diamond pieces during the SAG Awards: two of the jeweler's diamond riviere necklaces and a 42-carat antique diamond fringe necklace.
Radiant in rubies! Ruth Negga wore a jeweled ruby headband with matching drop earrings by Irene Neuwirth at the Academy Awards. We loved the unexpected way to fit in some extra bling with that underrated accessory!
Sarah Paulson donned simply stunning Irene Neuwirth drop earrings for the Tony Awards.
Jane Fonda also rocked emeralds during the Emmys. She donned a three-piece diamond-and-emerald set by Gismondi 1754 — a breath-taking necklace, which she wore backwards, matching earrings and a ring. According to People magazine, the set — the "Rugiada" collection — took 10 artisans over 600 hours to create and is worth a whopping $2.5 million total.
Miranda Kerr had one of our favorite jewelry moments at the Met Gala. She wore multiple diamond Cartier bracelets with a giant diamond-and-ruby cocktail ring and stunning diamond studs.
Amal Clooney took the spotlight from husband George Clooney with the lavender jade, coral, purple sapphire and diamond earrings by Lorraine Schwartz that she wore during the Venice Film Festival premiere of the film he directed, "Suburbicon."
It was all yellow! Reese Witherspoon accessorized her yellow Versace gown at the Golden Globes with even more of the hue — opting for yellow diamond earrings and a necklace, both Tiffany Archival pieces.
Cassie wowed in diamond Rinaldy A. Yunardi ear cuffs during the Met Gala.
We couldn't take our eyes off the necklace Michael J. Fox's wife, Tracy Pollan, wore during the Oscars: Fred Leighton's 1960s diamond and black opal pendant necklace in platinum. She also wore 6-carat Fred Leighton diamond stud earrings in platinum.
Taraji P. Henson sparkled in a choker from Nirav Modi's Luminance collection as well as their Evergreen emerald ring during the Oscars.
All eyes were on Nastia Liukin's breathtaking Kimberly McDonald earrings during the ESPY Awards.
We bugged out over the vintage Cartier necklace Laura Dern wore to the Met Gala — it featured a diamond-encrusted beetle at the center.
Viola Davis rocked Bulgari's diamond Serpenti bracelet during the BAFTA Awards. Exquissssite!
Kate Bosworth wore a vintage Cartier diamond necklace from 1927 in reverse during the Met Gala. She also rocked a Cartier diamond bracelet from 1937 and vintage diamond-and-ruby earrings that looked just lovely with her red lipstick.
Kirsten Dunst wore Niwaka's Karahana diamond necklace and Hanaurara diamond studs during the Oscars.
Amy Adams donned David Webb Jewels during the BAFTA Awards. Check out her cuff: the Radio City Bracelet, which features a carved oval cabochon emerald and brilliant diamonds in 18K gold and platinum. Now get a closer look at her earrings…
Why settle for just one statement sparkler? Tracee Ellis Ross donned diamond rings by Yeprem, Noudar, L'Dezen by Payal Shah and Hueb during the Golden Globes. But that was just her first look of the evening…
For the Screen Actors Guild Awards, Viola Davis's neck was literally dripping in diamonds. The star wore the Nirav Modi grand celestial necklace, which was set in 18k white gold, on the red carpet.
We weren't wild about Katie Holmes' Met Gala look, but we couldn't take our eyes off of her major vintage diamond necklace.
Nicole Kidman rocked more than 130 carats of Harry Winston jewels during the BAFTA Awards. Her look included a 67.63-carat diamond-and-platinum Caftan necklace, 6.11-carat diamond-and-platinum studs, the 44.1-carat Marquise Cluster Diamond Bracelet, a 5.09-carat diamond cluster ring and a 9.44-carat diamond-and-platinum brooch.
When Migos rapper Offset asked Cardi B to marry him , he popped the question with a $550K ring featuring an 8-carat rock from Pristine Jewelers. We hope they got it insured!
Priyanka Chopra donned 60-carat diamond drop earrings by Lorraine Schwartz during the Oscars.
Duchess Kate donned a pair of Kiki McDonough diamond drop earrings worth around $4.6K during an official engagement in Berlin on July 19.
Naomi Campbell dazzled in H.Stern jewels — the clear-quartz Moonlight Nacional Necklace and matching earrings — during the Elements of Style Aperture Gala at the IAC Building in New York City on Oct. 30. The two items are worth more than $31K combined.
Amanda Crew looked anything but mellow in yellow diamond earrings by Lorraine Schwartz during the Emmys.
Rebecca Hall dripped in diamonds — the Phenomena Reef necklace, which is set with a 5.19-carat Fancy Vividyellow diamond, and diamond Aura earrings by De Beers — during the Venice Film Festival premiere of "mother!"
Jenna Dewan Tatum made headlines with the dress she wore during the premiere of "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" in London on Sept. 18, so we almost missed her stunning 4.54-carat diamond Chopard earrings!
Lindsey Vonn's hazel eyes really popped thanks to the Coomi earrings she wore during the ESPY Awards.
Uma Thurman showed up at the "Ismael's Ghosts" premiere during Cannes in plenty of beautiful bling. The actress sported more than 40 carats of pavé-cut diamonds, including in that stunning Serpenti Bulgari necklace.
Sofia Richie dripped in Tacori diamonds during the Met Gala. She donned a multi-strand choker with a stunning lariat and mismatched earrings (one was a solitaire drop earring and the other was a chain drop earring).
Emily Ratajkowski donned diamond drop earrings by H. Stern during the Golden Globes.
During the Oscars, Faye Dunaway wore Bulgari's Diva's Dream necklace featuring sapphires and diamonds in white gold with a pair of gold flower earrings with the same precious stones.
Lupita Nyong'o's spectacular, shoulder-grazing turquoise chandelier earrings were the focal point of her otherwise simple ensemble during the Mert and Marcus book launch as part of New York Fashion Week.
Janelle Monae donned an entire look by Chanel for the SAG Awards. In addition to the fabric flowers in her hair, she also wore Chanel Fine Jewelry's $45,000, 18-karat white gold Camélia Galbé headband. Keep reading to get a closer look at the rest of her bling…
Janelle Monae piled on several sparklers to complete her look during the SAG Awards.
We were seeing green during the Grammys thanks to Celine Dion, who wore emerald-and-diamond DVANI earrings with her sparkling Zuhair Murad gown. She also wore a coordinating cocktail ring. Take a closer look…
Janelle Monae wore a Nikos Koulis diamond-and-emerald necklace with matching Coomi emerald-and-diamond fan earrings during the PGA Awards.
Isabelle Huppert added a youthful touch to her Oscars ensemble with a dramatic 18-carat diamond Repossi ear cuff.
Salma Hayek sported some delicate — yet dazzling — earrings at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Salma's Irene Neuwirth earrings were crafted from 18k rose and white gold and set with both pink and green tourmalines, opals, pearls and white diamonds.
Regina King stunned in DVANI diamond starburst earrings during the Emmys.
Emily Ratajkowski attended the "Ismael's Ghosts" premiere during Cannes in layered Bulgari jewels for a show-stopping red carpet moment. One necklace dripped in emeralds, rubies and diamonds, while the other featured pearls, rubies and diamonds.
Emily Blunt's Screen Actors Guild Awards bling included these stunning earrings by Lorraine Schwartz. The dangling creations certainly made a statement with their 18-carat ruby-pink sapphires and diamonds.
Rihanna topped every best dressed list after the 2017 Met Gala, but her Commes des Garcons dress totally eclipsed her equally amazing earrings! Hailing from her collaboration with Chopard, the "Rihanna Loves Chopard" capsule collection, the floral earrings were made up of black diamond beads (27.78 carats of them, to be exact!), 7.15 carats of pink sapphires and 34.89 carats of tourmaline briolettes, which were all set in 18-karat white gold. Certainly fit for a princess like Rihanna!
Coco Rocha made a major statement with Boucheron's Hôtel Particulier necklace at amfAR's 24th Cinema Against AIDS Gala during the Cannes Film Festival.
Mary J. Blige donned a pendant necklace and earrings by Avakian High Jewellery during the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "The Meyerowitz Stories."
Kristen Wiig dazzled in Buccellati earrings during the Venice Film Festival premiere of "Downsizing."
Sara Sampaio donned emerald-and-diamond Avakian drop earrings to the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "The Killing of a Sacred Deer."
Victoria's Secret Angel Jasmine Tookes looked heavenly in a glamorous Bulgari diamond snake necklace during the Cannes Film Festival.
Emma Stone selected Tiffany & Co. jewels for her big night at the Academy Awards. The star sported the brand's "Whispers of the Rain Forest" earrings in platinum and 18k gold from the 2017 Blue Book Collection.
Janelle Monae impressed in Forevermark diamond earrings and rings, which she wore with a bejeweled Jennifer Behr headband during the Oscars.
Lily Collins dazzled at the Golden Globes in gorgeous Harry Winston drop earrings.
Elsa Hosk sparkled in De Grisogono High Jewellery earrings in white gold set with white diamonds during the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "The Beguiled."
The Bucheron statement necklace that Uma Thurman donned during the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "Based on a True Story" was equal parts gorgeous and gaudy.
Helen Mirren rocked diamond-and-pearl Chopard drop earrings during the Venice Film Festival premiere of "The Leisure Seeker."
During the Oscars, Dakota Johnson donned pieces from the Cartier Paris archive collection, which is housed at a museum in Geneva. The crown jewel was a 1958 baguette-cut diamond necklace. "I have 20 bodyguards following me around for this," she joked to Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet.
Judith Light made sure photographers got a good shot of her Beladora cuff during the SAG Awards. Can you blame her?!
Stella Maxwell embraced the single-earring trend during the Venice Film Festival premiere of "mother!" She paired her diamond drop earring by Pasquale Bruni with a bejeweled choker.
Sarah Paulson glammed up her Met Gala look with custom Irene Neuwirth jewels. The statement earrings were made up of white gold, sapphire and indicolite tourmaline and matched her dark blue Prada gown to perfection.
Sienna Miller's accessories proved to be a refreshing break from the usual diamonds on the Golden Globes red carpet: She opted for pearls. The star's Tiffany & Co. pearl necklace was an unexpected addition to her Tiffany & Co. diamond and platinum earrings.
Gwendoline Christie made a divisive jewelry decision for the Golden Globes: The "Game of Thrones" star donned Ara Vartanian's asymmetrical opal and inverted diamonds hook earrings.
In our opinion, Lily Tomlin didn't get the recognition she deserved for the massive pendant necklace she wore during the Emmys!
Nina Garcia also made a statement with shoulder-grazing turquoise chandelier earrings this year! She wore hers during the ELLE Women In Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles on Oct. 16.
Amber Valletta wore a vintage diamond choker during the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "Wonderstruck."
Leslie Mann looked anything but mellow in 40-carat yellow diamond Lorraine Schwartz earrings during the Oscars.
Danielle Brooks topped off her SAG Awards look with $50,000 in Gabriel & Co. jewels, which she wore in her hair.
Sara Sampaio rocked a giant De Grisogono statement ring during the jeweler's Cannes Film Festival party.
Keke Palmer donned a funky Atelier Swarovski pendant during Amazon's Golden Globes afterparty.
The stunning bejeweled necklace and matching earrings that Rhea Seehorn donned during the Emmys somehow got overlooked!
Big Sean had our favorite boy-bling moment of the year with the massive emerald ring he wore during the BET Awards. Nice!