Expensive celebrity engagement rings have become more like a custom. In the past few years, we’ve noticed that celebrities love to flaunt their pricey engagement rings to the paparazzi and to the world. Citing to which, the demand for diamond engagement rings among common men and women have shot-up to new levels.
Take a look at which celebrity wore what and how much did it cost to them!
Jay-Z to Beyonce Knowles ($5 Million)
The prize for the most expensive engagement ring goes to Jay-Z for gifting Beyonce Knowles a diamond ring worth whopping $5 million. Yes, that’s $5 million. In 2007, Jay gave Beyonce an 18-carat diamond set in Platinum; a ring was designed by Lorraine Schwartz.
And, it is one of the most expensive celebrity engagement rings ever.
Aristotle Onassis to Jacqueline Kennedy ($2.6 Million)
After passing away of Bobby Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy married Aristotle Onassis. And guess what – the ring he gifted her in 1968 was sold at an estimated $2.6 million in 1996. For that reason their ring makes it to the list of most expensive engagement celebrity rings ever.
Nick Cannon to Maria Carey ($2.5 Million)
Undoubtedly, Maria Carey’s ring that was presented to her by her beau Nick Cannon is among the most expensive celebrity rings. The ring costed a jaw-dropping $2.5 million around 4 years ago when Nick proposed her. They soon got married and continue to be a blessed couple. Carey gave birth to two twins on their third marriage anniversary.
Michael Douglas to Catherine Zeta-Jones ($2.5 Million)
Michael Douglas proposed to Catherine Zeta-Jones on 31st December 1999, and both got married in November 2000. Michael was said to have gifted her lady love a ring that was worth $2.5 Million. It was made of pure Welsh gold which is considered to be among the costliest metals because of being its scarce availability.
Kris Humphries to Kim Kardashian ($2 Million)
Kris Humphries, an American basketball player, married Kim Kardashian in 2011. The couple has already split within few days of their marriage. However, when Kris proposed Kim with a $2 Million ring, the world was surprised. The ring was so big and beautiful that it was difficult to take eyes of it. Kim Kardashian is presently dating Kayne West. He is supposedly also planning to propose her with an extra-ordinarily huge ring.
Mike Comrie to Hillary Duff ($1 Million)
Mike Comrie, a Hockey player, proposed to Hillary Duff in Hawaii in February 2010. It’s 14-Carat Radiant-Cut ring that was worth around $1 Million. Hillary accepted Mike as her partner and the both got married in 2010. The couple was recently blessed with a son who they named Luca Cruz Comrie.
Celebrities and royal families shell out hundreds of thousands of dollars on engagement and wedding bands. Some even spend in millions. And when they do, they do it with style. In the coming years, we’ve many more engagements and weddings to witness. Stay tuned to be updated on most expensive rings – who bought it, who wore it, and who designed it. There’s lot more to come.