The Most Exquisite Engagement Rings In History
When it comes to engagement rings, celebrities like to go all out! Over the years, we’ve seen some of the biggest and brightest diamonds on the fingers of newly engaged power couples who buy engagement rings NYC commemorating their love.
And in the name of love, we decided to present to you some of history’s most exquisite engagement rings.
Caution: Grab a pair of sunglasses because you’re about to be dazzled!
Lady Diana And Kate Middleton
February 1981, Prince Charles proposed to Lady Diana with a gorgeous blue sapphire ring. The oval-shaped gemstone was set beautifully in a bright halo of solitaire diamonds. 29 years later, in 2010, Prince William presented his mother’s ring to his future wife, Kate Middleton. The ring is a true symbol of beauty and love.
Elizabeth Taylor’s 29.4 carat emerald-cut diamond ring took people’s breath away with its beauty. Due to the ring’s huge size, the actress called it her very own ‘ice skating rink.’ It was given to Taylor by her third husband, Mike Todd.
It’s only fair for Marilyn Monroe’s engagement ring to be as legendary as she was. Her fiancé, Joe DiMaggio, presented her a platinum ring with a total of 35 baguette-cut diamonds. It’s one of the most extravagant celebrity rings ever. In 1999, the engagement ring was auctioned off for 772,500 dollars.
After dating for seven years, Hollywood’s favorite power couple Brangelina decided to tie the knot in 2014. After spending an entire year searching for the perfect ring, Brad Pitt finally presented Angelina Jolie with a 16 carat diamond ring. The elegant emerald cut stone, worth $651,000, fit her fingers perfectly.
When it comes to exquisite engagement rings, the royals certainly top the list. Presented to Princess Elizabeth by Prince Philip in 1947, the 3 carat solitaire diamond ring surrounded by five smaller ones is the epitome of elegance. While it isn’t very big in size, the sentimental value it holds compares to non other.
The ring Beyoncé received from Jay Z when he proposed is an 18-carat emerald cut diamond ring. The simple band makes the stone stand out and shine bright. The stunning ring suits Queen Bey perfectly!
Rapper, Kanye West, proposed to the love of his life with a 15 carat cushion cut diamond ring. And even after six years, the ice on Kim Kardashian’s finger remains the talk of the town!
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