From Elizabeth Taylor’s emerald Bvlgari necklace to Jennifer Lawrence’s sparkling strand of Chopard diamonds (which she wore backwards on the red carpet), gorgeous gems have a longstanding history with award shows, and this year’s Golden Globes jewelry continued to leave us breathless. “The looks felt more vintage-inspired than modern this time around,” says Senior Category Director of Fine Jewelry and Watches, Michael Groffenberger, noting Amal Clooney’s Harry Winston earrings in particular. But the pièce de résistance of the night was undoubtedly Naomi Watts’ Bvlgari necklace. “It was my favorite,” says Groffenberger. “It’s an example of quality craftsmanship, it’s fashion-forward, it’s artistic — it’s fine jewelry at its best.” Click through above to see more of our top Golden Globes jewelry picks, plus pieces inspired by the stars’ glamorous looks.