Let’s Put The ‘Ice’ In Price With These Celebrity Engagement Rings

“I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond.”
― Mae West

 

The famous proverb, ‘diamonds are a girl’s best friend’ is more relevant than ever in today’s millennial world. These world renowned sparklers are sure to make you envious!

 

Mariah Carey

 

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The American songstress received a 35 carat emerald-cut diamond ring from billionaire ex-fiancé James Packer. By far the most exorbitantly priced celebrity engagement ring, the exquisite masterpiece was crafted to perfection by renowned jewelry designer, Wilfredo Rosado and reportedly clocked in at a whopping $10 million!

 

Elizabeth Taylor

 

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The legendary actress accrued her fair share of jewels over the course of time, throughout her eight weddings. However, her ring from Richard Burton given to her in 1968 had an estimated worth of $8.8 million. The 33.19 carat Asscher-cut diamond was cherished by Taylor so much, that she frequently wore it in several of her films that she acted in.

 

Kim Kardashian West

 

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True to his suave, unconventional style, Kanye West rented out a whole stadium and decked it out with a magical orchestra and beaming lights. This surprise of a lifetime was organized with great attention to detail. West went down on his knee and proposed to Kim with a 15 carat, $8 million-dollar, cushion-cut, flawless diamond ring to seal the deal. The stunning solitaire was custom created by celebrity-loved jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz.

 

Beyoncé

 

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They don’t call her the Queen B for nothing! The international popstar owns one of the world’s highest valued diamonds reportedly priced at $5 million. The incredibly dazzling 18 carat emerald-cut ring was chosen by her illustrious American musician and producer husband, Jay- Z. The bold, statement piece was specially designed for Beyoncé by Lorraine Schwartz.

 

Paris Hilton

 

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Paris Latsis popped the question to his former fiancé Paris Hilton with a 25 carat, $4.7 million sparkler. After the couple’s separation, Hilton auctioned off the massive rock to benefit the victims of Hurricane Katrina.

 

Blake Lively

 

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Now here’s a gem worth gossiping about! For her engagement to celebrated actor Ryan Reynolds, Lively acquired a 12 carat, oval-cut diamond worth $2.5 million. The enormous Lorraine Schwartz ring is super chic, has intricate rose gold accents and is encrusted with pavé diamonds, giving the stone some extra glitz and glamour.

 

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