Monday, November 26, 2007

Mirren Dressed Like a Queen

Actress and presenter Helen Mirren poses at the 16th annual BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia awards in Los Angeles November 1, 2007. The awards are given out by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles (BAFTA/LA) to outstanding talents in the entertainment industry. Mirren wore
a gown by Tadashi Shoji. The legendary actress shined in a pearl silk jersey gown with ruched bodice and draped front hot off the runway from Tadashi Shoji’s Spring 2008 collection. Helen added some sparkle to her look with with a pair of Mikimoto 9mm and 12mm White South Sea dangling pearl earrings with 1.19ct diamonds set in platinum, two Pearls in Motion 7-7.5mm Akoya pearl bracelets with 1.46ct diamonds set in 18k white gold, and a Pearls in Motion necklace with 7.5-8mm Akoya pearls with 1.16 ct diamonds set in white gold. She carried a pearl-colored gown with Mary Norton’s SCEPTRE (a clutch truly fit for The Queen) – a silver metal clutch encrusted on both sides with Swarovski crystals and pearls in a diamond pattern. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES)