Red Carpet

Cate Blanchett's Oscars Outfit Cost $18.1 Million

The Academy Award-winning actress hit the March 2 carpet wearing the night's most expensive ensemble, experts estimate.
Cate Blanchett's Oscars Outfit Cost $18.1 Million
Cate Blanchett's Oscars Outfit Cost $18.1 Million
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Among the many memorable Oscar outfits to grace the red carpet on March 2, Cate Blanchett's ensemble reportedly cost the most, at an estimated $18.1 million.

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According to Vogue UK, her Armani Prive gown was worth $100,000 and her Chopard jewelry -- including earrings with 62 opals, plus a diamond bracelet and ring -- cost approximately $18 million. Blanchett was styled by Elizabeth Stewart, who appeared at No. 1 on The Hollywood Reporter's 25 Most Powerful Stylists of 2014.

Charlize Theron, who was dressed by Leslie Fremar, wore the second most expensive outfit (approximately $15.89 million) of the night with a Dior dress and Harry Winston jewelry, Australian Vogue reports. Sandra Bullock (styled by Stewart) came in third, with her Alexander McQueen dress and Lorraine Schwartz baubles costing $8.24 million.

Margot Robbie, dressed in a Saint Laurent gown and Forevermark jewels, followed, with $8.012 million; and Jennifer Garner, in an Oscar de la Renta dress and Forevermark jewelry, with $5.025 million. Robbie was styled by Cristina Ehrlich, while Garner was dressed by Rachel Zoe.