What is love really worth?
When it comes to true love, the most important symbol can just be as cheap as a thread ring (like the one Mercedes made to symbolise her engagement to Edmund in The Count of Monte Cristo). But for wealthy celebrities, love—when it comes to weight in gold or diamond carats—knows no bounds.
Spanish heartthrob, Enrique Iglesias proposed to tennis star, Anna Kournikova with a stunning pear-shaped pink diamond ring with two Brilliant cut diamonds on the side. The Australian pink diamond comes from the world’s largest mine in Argyle.
Famous movie star, Brad Pitt worked with jeweller, Robert Procop, to design Angelina Jolie’s table cut engagement ring that is estimated to be worth millions and took about a year to design.
Jay-Z put a ring on the ‘Single Ladies’ singer, Beyoncé in April 2008. The 18-carat flawless octagon-cut diamond ring was designed by famous celebrity jeweller, Lorraine Schwartz.
Michael Douglas proposed to Catherine Zeta-Jones in December 2009 with a gorgeous 10-carat vintage marquise-shaped diamond sparkler. The ring has 28 smaller stones that surround the large diamond, and is estimated to be worth almost $2 million.
NHL Hockey player, Mark Comrie presented the famous Disney star, Hillary Duff with a 14-carat princess-cut sparkler.
Actor, writer and director, Justin Theroux gave the A-list star, Jennifer Aniston an 8-carat emerald-cut diamond engagement ring in August 2012.
Ben Affleck proposed to Jennifer Lopez with a valuable 6.1-carat pink diamond ring crafted by famous jeweller, Harry Winston.
Kim Kardashian’s engagement ring from ex-husband, Kris Humphries was designed by Lorrain Schwartz. It’s a 20.5 carat ring with a 16.5-carat emerald centre and flanked by a pair of 2-carat trapezoid cut diamonds.
Muse’s lead singer, Matt Bellamy proposed to Hollywood beauty, Kate Hudson on April 2011 with an expensive 9-carat emerald-cut diamond with with tapered baguette cut diamonds.
The King of Rock, Elvis Presley proposed to Priscilla Wagner with a 3.5 carat diamond engagement ring surrounded by 21 smaller diamonds.
Rrings come in different styles and price tags. But no matter what the reason, design or value, this symbol of love is cherished by the woman who receives it.
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