Re-post of original article by Maggie Maloney on townandcountrymag.com
Lady Gaga has made her grand arrival at the 2019 Oscars! The singer-turned-movie star, who is nominated for her role in A Star Is Born, wore a statement-making black gown by Alexander McQueen on the red carpet.
See her full look here:
Gaga wore a history-making piece of jewelry tonight as well: the actress and singer is sporting the legendary Tiffany Diamond, one of the most recognizable yellow diamonds in the world. The 128.54-carat stone was first acquired by Charles Lewis Tiffany in 1878, a year after it was discovered in South Africa. Tonight marks one of the diamond’s most noteworthy appearances; previously, it was also on display as a necklace in Breakfast at Tiffany’s publicity photos. Gaga paired the historic stone with yellow and white diamond earrings from the 2019 Extraordinary Tiffany Collection.
Gaga never fails to impress on the red carpet. At the Golden Globes last month, Gaga stunned in an elegant blue Valentino Couture gown with a glittering diamond necklace.
The entire ensemble paid tribute to Judy Garland, who played the titular “star” in the 1954 version of A Star Is Born and wore a similar gown in the film, as Twitter users quickly pointed out: