Most expensive jewellery at the Oscars (+photos)
Most expensive jewellery at the Oscars (+photos)

Here are the most pricey pieces seen on the red carpet at this year's Oscars.

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Actress' $200,000 dress stolen
Actress' $200,000 dress stolen

Lupita Nyong'o's $150,000 (NZ$200,000) pearl-encrusted Oscar Awards dress has allegedly been stolen from her hotel room.

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