Adding the glitz, shimmer, sparkle and scintillation to the talented bunch of movie artistes during this year’s Oscar was Austria’s sweetheart and the world’s favourite crystals, Swarovski. The Kodak Theatre dazzled in its brilliance as actors to the stage to collect their most prestigious award. The room feature over 55,000 Swarovski crystals in 11 different shapes and various sizes flown in from Austria. Actors were led to the awarding platform by a shining path of steps and stood amidst a glittering circular stage which was incorporated with illuminating crystals. The 83rd Academy Awards was the fourth in Swarovski’s resume of catering to the well-known event.