5 Things Rocking the Industry: July–August 2018

CELEBRITIES We knew this year’s Met Gala theme, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” would inspire some over-the-top outfits (Zendaya as Joan of Arc!), but we had no idea how insanely good the jewelry would be. Apart from all the crowns and halos—worn by Cardi B, Mindy Kaling, and Blake Lively, among others—we loved the stunning array of crosses. Rihanna donned a stone-encrusted Cartier crucifix dating back to 1934. Kim Kardashian layered two very simple Lorraine Schwartz diamond cross pendants. Madonna—well, Madonna wore crosses everywhere, including a black diamond Catherine Angiel rosary and Lana Jewelry dangling diamond earrings. (Quite an upgrade from her “Like a ­Virgin” days.) And Lena Waithe pinned her rainbow-flag cape to her suit with Verdura’s Ravenna (top) and Theodora (below) Byzantine brooches—covering two jewelry trends in one. V

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