Check Out Top 10 Most Expensive Red Carpet Looks and Try Not to Drop Your Jaw

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Throughout the years, red carpets, whether at the Oscars or the Cannes Film Festival, have witnessed countless iconic outfits. While some have stood out for their boldness or vibrant colors, others have etched their place in history simply for their mind-boggling expense. We decided to ake a deep dive into the realm of luxury and glamour, shining a spotlight on the top 10 most expensive red carpet looks.

10. Zendaya at the Venice International Film Festival (2021) — Estimated Cost: $3.5 Million

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Zendaya made headlines at the 2021 Venice International Film Festival with her stunning emerald necklace, which has become so iconic that it inspired its own documentary. Inside the Dream, featuring Zendaya and other celebrities, delves into the history behind Bulgari’s most luxurious pieces, including the dazzling 93.83-carat emerald in the Serpenti Hypnotic Emerald necklace, as reported by Robb Report. The Euphoria star paired this exquisite necklace with a Balmain dress in a nude color, showcasing her impeccable sense of style on the red carpet.

9. Jennifer Lawrence at the Oscars (2013) — Estimated Cost: $5.3 Million

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Although Jennifer Lawrence’s Oscars dress from 2013 is often remembered for her stumble while accepting the award, it was also quite expensive. It is reported that the Christian Dior gown carried a price tag of $5.3 million.

8. Jennifer Lopez at the Met Gala (2019) — Estimated Cost: $9 Million

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Jennifer Lopez made a memorable statement at the Met Gala in a custom Versace gown adorned with intricate beading and featuring a dramatic train. Paired with luxurious accessories, including a bejeweled headpiece and bold jewelry worth $8.8 million, Lopez commanded attention on the red carpet.

7. Anne Hathaway at the Oscars (2011) — Estimated Cost: $10.1 Million

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Anne Hathaway made a striking statement at the 2011 Oscars in a vibrant red Valentino gown that radiated sophistication and glamour, with an estimated value of $106,075. Adorning her neck was the breathtaking Lucida Star diamond necklace from Tiffany and Co., a masterpiece valued at a staggering $10 million.

6. Amy Adams at the The Golden Globes (2014) — Estimated Cost: $10.6 Million

Amy Adams graced the Golden Globes red carpet in 2014 with an ethereal presence that captured the essence of Hollywood glamour. Her gown, a custom creation from Valentino, draped her silhouette in layers of delicate chiffon and intricate lace. However, it was the breathtaking necklace dripping with rare gemstones and diamonds that took everyone’s breath away.

5. Charlize Theron at the Oscars (2014) — Estimated Cost: $15.1 Million

To complete her stunning Christian Dior dress, which price tag was $132,521, at the 2014 Oscars Charlize Theron adorned herself with a unique Harry Winston necklace valued at an astounding $15 million.

4. Cate Blanchett at the Oscars (2014) — Estimated Cost: $18 Million

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Cate Blanchett graced the Oscars red carpet in a breathtaking Armani Privé gown embellished with hundreds of Swarovski crystals. Paired with Chopard diamond earrings and a stunning bracelet, this ensemble elevated Blanchett to the ranks of Hollywood royalty.

3. Madonna at the Oscars (1991) — Estimated Cost: $20 Million

Madonna stole the spotlight at the 1991 Oscars with her ultra-luxurious ensemble designed by Bob Mackie, featuring a jaw-dropping array of Harry Winston gems. Among the standout pieces was her dazzling cluster necklace adorned with mixed-cut diamonds set in platinum, complemented by matching earrings and bracelets that undoubtedly turned heads on the red carpet.

The iconic artist paid homage to Marilyn Monroe in a stunning, old Hollywood-inspired Bob Mackie gown.

2. Lady Gaga at the Oscars (2019) — Estimated Cost: $30 Million

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Lady Gaga made a grand entrance at the 2019 Oscars in a black Alexander McQueen gown, accessorized with the iconic Tiffany Yellow Diamond. This is one of the largest yellow diamonds in the world. With a price tag of $30 million, this show-stopping accessory perfectly complemented Gaga’s avant-garde style.

1. Carrie Underwood at the The Grammys (2013) — Estimated Cost: $41 Million

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Carrie Underwood’s appearance at the 2013 Grammys was nothing short of a mesmerizing spectacle of luxury and elegance. The custom-designed creation by Roberto Cavalli was adorned with intricate beadwork and delicate embroidery. She also wore a breathtaking necklace featuring 381 carats of oval, pear, marquise, and round brilliant white diamonds. The necklace alone cost $31 million.

Celebrities always surprise us with their red carpet outfits. Some even spark heated debates! Sometimes, stars wear the same outfit as someone else, but that just shows how special they are in their own way.

Preview photo credit Carlo Allegri / Invision / AP / East New, Gregorio T. Binuya / Everett Collection / East News, Jef Hernandez / Everett Collection / East News


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