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2017 Met Gala Jewelry Trends: The Best Looks from the Red Carpet

By Camryn Rabideau

Whether you call it by its formal name, the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute benefit, or simply refer to it as the Met Gala, one thing is undeniable about this prestigious annual event: its red carpet is one of the most eagerly awaited moments in fashion every year.

The outfits and accessories worn to the Met Gala almost always spark fashion trends in coming seasons, which is why we're giving you the scoop on the best Met Gala jewelry trends from the 2017 red carpet. Here are the event's most iconic looks, worn by today's biggest trendsetters:

Kate Hudson's Asymmetrical Earrings

Symmetry is so last season! This year, asymmetrical jewelry is in, and Kate Hudson proudly rocked the trend at the Met Gala. She paired her white one-shoulder gown with one diamond stud and one dangling earring for an uber-chic unbalanced jewelry look.

Behati Prinsloo's Stacked Bangles

The best arm candy of the night definitely goes to Behati Prinsloo, who wore stacks of diamond bracelets on both wrists. The bold jewelry choice perfectly complemented her blush-colored gown.

Hailey Baldwin's Diamond Choker

One of the most underappreciated yet unequivocally chic looks of the night was worn by Hailey Baldwin. The young model paired her two-piece gown with a delicate head net and a simply stunning diamond choker for an elegant, youthful ensemble.

Nicki Minaj's Drop Earrings

Nicki Minaj stunned on the Met Gala red carpet, wearing a black and red geisha-inspired outfit complete with a Rei Kawakubo belt. She upped her look with several pieces of jewelry, including stunning statement earrings, a diamond bracelet, and a number of unique rings.

Bella Hadid's Wrap Bracelets

The internet is still buzzing about Bella Hadid's super-sexy catsuit, but let's not overlook the gorgeous wrap bracelets she paired it with. The two thick silver bracelets wrapped around her wrists like snakes, only increasing her sultry look.

Rihanna's Diamond Watch

Most people agree that Rihanna is at the top of the 2017 Met Gala's best-dressed list, and her jewelry was just as noteworthy as her gown. The singer, who is never afraid to make bold fashion statements, rocked a glittering diamond watch as she navigated the red carpet—a unique yet trendy choice!

Candice Swanepoel's Delicate Rings

Another prominent trend throughout the night was delicate diamond rings, and no one did it better than new mom Candice Swanepoel. The Victoria's Secret model wore a dramatic black gown and accessorized with several thin diamond bangles and a number of dainty matching rings.

These Met Gala jewelry choices will undoubtedly spark trends for the coming seasons, so now's the perfect time to treat yourself to a gorgeous piece of diamond jewelry to match your favorite celebs.