From pear to round cut, these stunning celebrity diamond engagement rings are seriously jaw-dropping.
They say diamonds are a woman’s best friend, but it can be a man’s too, especially if you are looking for the perfect engagement ring for your beau.
If you’re looking for inspirations, check out the list below for some of the most popular celebrities and their diamond engagement rings.
Always the life of the party, Paris is a well-known television personality, socialite, businesswoman and heiress. Her fiancé, Chris Zylka, asked for her hand in marriage with a 20-carat pear-shaped diamond ring on top of a mountain in Aspen.
The meteor sized rock is set on a split shank platinum halo band that emphasised its enormous size and sparkling beauty even more. With the ring being valued at $2 million, the shiny sparkler truly befits its owner.
Who wouldn’t Know-les about Queen Bey and her ginormous diamond ring? Rapper Jay-Z put a ring on her finger last 2008 with an emerald-cut diamond that is set on a split shank platinum band.
The 18-carat sparkler is square shaped with step-like facets that emanate beauty and perfection. The ring was reportedly valued at $5 million and was worn in public after they were married in 2008.
Kim Kardashian West
Kim Kardashian of the Kardashian sisters is known worldwide as a model and more as a social media star. Her now husband, Kanye West, proposed to her in 2012 with a 15-carat cushion-cut diamond ring which costs $1.5 million.
Kim has been gifted a second engagement ring which was an almost exact replica of her original one, except that it was larger and more valuable. The second rock boasts a 20-carat diamond which costs around $4.5 million. The second ring was unfortunately lost, but the original one remains in her possession.
Lady Gaga was once engaged to former fiancé Tyler Kinney who gave her a 6-carat heart-shaped diamond ring before she called it off returned it.
Now, she is flaunting her gorgeous pink diamond ring given by her new fiancé, Christian Carino. The huge stone is adorned with more tiny adorable white diamonds that make the pink diamond in the centre stand out. The rosy oval-cut gemstone is set atop a golden band.
Victoria’s Secret model Miranda Kerr has met her now husband, Evan Spiegel, at a Louis Vuitton dinner. Miranda was proposed to with a 2.5-carat round-cut diamond ring on a platinum band. The round stone centre is set in place by four prongs and surrounded by tapered baguette diamonds on both sides. The ring, though not that big exudes elegance and class.
Gloria from the Modern Family was proposed to and married 9 months after by True Blood star Joe Manganiello. The proposal for the whirlwind romance happened on Christmas day, and Sofia was gifted with a 7-carat cushion-cut diamond ring. The huge ring was even made more dazzling by its vintage-style platinum halo ring.
Marilyn Monroe, an Icon of American pop culture joins the list. She did not have an engagement ring with a popping stone in the centre, but instead, famous baseball star Joe DiMaggio presented her with an eternity ring. The platinum eternity band is set with 35 baguette-cut diamonds. The ring technically considered a wedding band. Its simplicity added to the beauty and elegance the ring radiates.
Pippa, the younger sister to the Duchess of Cambridge, received attention when she appeared at her sister’s Royal wedding. With a 3-carat Asscher-cut diamond ring, James Matthews – now her husband, proposed to her in 2016. The large art-deco style ring is surrounded by a cluster of smaller diamonds that complemented its vintage look. The style created a trend for untraditional engagement rings.
Fairy tales do come true, and the former Suits star, Meghan Markle is living proof of it. The world was thrown into a Royal frenzy when she was reported dating Prince Harry, and even more so when they got engaged. Her engagement ring was a 6.5-carat diamond set on a yellow gold band with two round stones on the sides. The ring was specially designed by Prince Harry himself.
Queen Elizabeth II
Her Majesty the Queen is last to join the list. Her engagement ring, though not the biggest or grandest of all her jewellery, is known to be one of her favourite piece of accessory. The solitaire diamond ring has a long and sentimental history of how it came to be. Prince Philip made use of the diamonds from a tiara passed on to his family for years and created this ring for the Queen.
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