Belle Mariano truly sparkled at the inaugural #StarMagicalProm2023 held on Thursday, March 30, 2023, at the grand ballroom of Bellevue Hotel in Alabang, Muntinlupa City.
The Kapamilya actress, who was hailed the Prom Queen, looked lovely in her custom-made white and black Francis Libiran dress with a feathered skirt.
It was also hard to miss the jewelry pieces that adorned her neck and ears.
The 20-year-old actress came dripping in gemstones and diamonds from LVNA by Drake Dustin.
Spotted on Belle’s ears were the LVNA Signatures: The Brilyo Royale Magnifique Diamond Earrings in 18kt.
According to the brand’s website, these earrings are crafted with a pair of 11-carat London Blue Topaz stones, and have a total weight of over 12 carats of the finest white diamonds intricately set in 18kt white gold.
The price? A jaw-dropping PHP11,859,900.
Belle also wore the LVNA Signatures Brilyo Royale Magnifique Diamond Necklace.
According to the brand’s website, it features over 58.5 carats of pear brilliant cut and round diamonds in DF color.
The centerpiece of the necklace is a majestic 17-carat London Blue Topaz detachable brooch pendant that is elegantly set in 18kt gold.
This necklace is priced at a staggering PHP78,958,000.
The total value of Belle’s jewelry alone amounts to PHP90.8 million.
Photographer-turned-jeweler Drake Dustin Ibay, who owns LVNA by Drake Dustin, shared in an exclusive interview with PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) why the Le Magnifique Royale Collection series is the perfect choice for Belle.
He said, “We specifically made these pieces to be worn by modern day royalty like Belle, who earned and worked hard for their spot in this industry, inspiring a lot of people with her grace and talent.
“Not a lot can pull off this jewelry, but she did. It just meant that she is a modern-day princess.”
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Belle’s outfit was put together by Adrianne Concepcion.
Her beauty team consists of Jake Galvez, who gave her a natural and laid-back peachy make-up look.
Kiel Otilla, on the other hand, styled Belle’s hair in a spiky bun.
Lastly, Belle’s nails were done by Mimi Qiu.