Outfit inspiration from 2020's award season

It was definitely not only the arts that shined at the star-studded 2019/2020 awards season. From the Emmys to the Oscars, this season saw some of the world's most famous come out to show off on the red carpet in beautiful, glamourous attire. Of course, everyone was eager to see who walked away with the awards at the end of the night, but for many fashion lovers, it was also a feast for the eyes. There were hundreds of stunning looks on the red carpet this season and fashionista or not, there were plenty to take inspiration from for the next special occasion outfit. We have also put together a few ideas for jewellery that can be matched with each look: From charming drop stone earrings to bold bracelets. Because what's a stunning outfit without beautiful accessories from a designer jewellery brand?


Find inspiration from the red carpet

Edgy at the Grammys

The Grammys is all about standing out from the crowd and making a statement. From barely-there short dresses to stunning sparkly gowns, the best of the best in the music industry gave us plenty of inspiration potential for the next special occasion.

Tip from the Grammy's red carpet: Don't be scared to add a bit of edge to your next special occasion outfit!


Ideal for a work occaision:

bebe rexhan at the grammys 2019

Bebe Rexha showed some serious style on the red carpet in a black suit. Get inspired by her sophisticated, but edgy look for the next special work occasion. It's classic and comfortable and can be matched with flats or heels. 

Jewellery to match: 

To complement the edgy look, go for stacking rings. Playful, fun and easy to style, there are endless ways to wear them. You can choose a few from the same range or wear one on its own for a more elegant look. 




Ideal for a cocktail party:

Outfit inspiration for special occasions from 2020’s award

Sophie Turner supported her husband, Joe Jonas, on the red carpet in a short, wavy skirt and a sparkly, sleeveless shirt. This bold two-piece, in a fun colour, can be a beautiful look for a cocktail party. Match it with a pair of wedges and you're good to go! 

Jewellery to match: 

Add some fun and playfulness with a pair of hoop earrings. Choose from our ethically crafted, hand beaded earrings, larger gemstone hoops or smaller charm hoop earrings. Go wild, be bold and enhance your look! 



A statement at the Emmys 

Compared to the Grammys, The Emmys stars' outfits are usually more classic, but still glamorous! This year, the red carpet was filled with longer statement gowns in whites, greens and blues with subtle details.



Ideal for a special birthday: 

Zendaya at the Grammys 2020


A special birthday dinner is a great opportunity to dress up. Get inspired by Zendaya's unique corset-inspired gown that drapes at the waist for a flattering silhouette. It's stylish and elegant without revealing too much. 

Jewellery to match:

Go for a statement bangle from our Etrusca range. This is a bold, geometric and modern collection which embodies the precise skills and intricacies of ancient craftsmanship. One of these bangles will give your outfit just the right amount of sparkle. 



Ideal for date night:

Outfit inspiration for special occasions from 2020’s award

Have you been invited to go on a date with someone special? Make a lasting impression with an outfit inspired by Emilia Clarke's plunging gown by Valentino. It's definitely the minimalist's answer to something a little sexier. 


Jewellery to match

Add a touch of elegance with a pair of large mosaic drop earrings from our Athena range. These earrings are carefully handcrafted with organic textures and soft finishes empowered with vibrant semi-precious gemstones and plated in sterling silver and 18 karat gold. It's the ideal jewellery to show off your romantic side. 





Ideal for opening night at the theatre:

scarlett johanson at the golden globe awards 2020


If you're ready to go old Hollywood in a glamorous dress that is sure to turn heads, let Scarlett Johansson's gown inspire your look. This plunging gown has subtle detail with plenty of volume to make that statement at the entrance of the theatre hall.

Jewellery to match:

The perfect jewellery for any elegant outfit is a pair of drop stone earrings. Our earrings were personally selected and worn by Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge on many occasions. These stones earrings feature a beautifully cut and faceted gemstone briolette which will add an instant pop of colour to your look.




Ideal for an anniversary celebration:


Priyanka Chopra

Get inspired by Priyanka Chopra's soft pink off-shoulder dress for your next anniversary date and look like a true film star. It's feminine and elegant, but oh-so-glamorous. 


Jewellery to match: 

Add subtle sparkle with gemstone stud earring. These jewellery box essential stones earrings will make you look like the contemporary goddess that you are.





A night at the Oscars 

The Oscars is the ultimate glamour night for Hollywood's most famous. Put your best foot forward at the most special occasions with a look inspired by the stars of the big screen.



Ideal for a wedding:

Brie Lawson at the Oscars 2020If you've recently been invited to a wedding but have no idea what to wear, take some inspiration from Brie Larson's Oscars red carpet look. This classic dress has just the right amount of sparkle without making you steal the show at the wedding. 


Jewellery to match

If you're going for a sparkly dress, choose more toned down jewellery, such as a simple linked bracelet or a classic pendant necklace for a graceful look. 





Ideal for a night at the opera:


Outfit inspiration for special occasions from 2020’s award

Scarlett Johansson stood out again on the red carpet at the Oscars. If you're looking for inspiration for a really special night out, follow her style with this beautiful metallic dress. It is an absolute statement dress that will make you feel like a princess.

Jewellery to match:

If you're going for a metallic-inspired look, match your outfit with a softer, subtler jewellery piece. Our mosaic 9-stone bracelet is the perfect match. This striking bracelet with 9 square and oblong cut gemstones will add some elegance without stealing the show of your gown.



So what lessons can we take from the award season 2020? You don't need a red carpet to go all-out glamorous; A special date or birthday dinner is the perfect occasion for a stunning gown and beautiful jewellery to match. Look to the stars for what's currently on-trend when it comes to occasion wear and get inspired for your next outfit. Play around and see what works for you!


February 26, 2020 —
Tags: Inspiration