In 2013, Kanye West raised the issue of posing Lorraine Schwartz’s reality star Lady Love with this 15-carat cushion-cut diamond worth an incredible $2 million.
Richard Burton gave Taylor this magnificent 33.19-carat rock—originally known as the Krupp Diamond—on his fourth wedding anniversary in 1968. Now known as the Elizabeth Taylor Diamond, it was initially bought for just $307,000; in 2011, the majestic gem was sold at an auction for $8.8 million.
Oh, my, Mimi, man! The pop sensation accepted this Wilfredo Rosado engagement ring from Australian billionaire James Packer back in 2016, a 35-carat display with an approximate worth of $10 million. The couple called off the engagement less than a year later, though, and Carey later sold the stone for $2.1 million.
Prince Rainier III of Monaco proposed to the star of the “Rear Window” in 1956, presenting her with this 10.47-carat emerald-cut Cartier sparkler—and making her a princess in the process. It’s currently worth more than $4 million today.
In 2010, Prince William offered a sapphire engagement ring to the future Duchess of Cambridge once owned by his mother, the late Princess Diana. Crafted by Garrard, the Royal Sparkler features a 12-carat central stone framed by a 14-diamond halo.
Prince Harry asked “Suits” star Markle to marry him in 2017 with this three-stone stunner set on a yellow gold band. The wide centre stone is flanked by two smaller diamonds from the personal collection of Princess Di.
The “Anyone” singer’s 2020 engagement with Max Ehrich may have been short and sweet, but there was nothing tiny about the ring. With more than 10 carats, the Peter Marco-designed sparkler is worth between $2.5 million and $5 million, the source told TMZ. It contains an immense core emerald-cut gem nestled between smaller trapezoidal diamonds.
Jay-Z proved to be mad in love with the pop star in 2008, offering this 18-carat Emerald-cut Lorraine Schwartz ring with a broken shank. It is estimated to be worth $5 million—nothing but the finest for Queen Bey.
Alex Rodriguez hit it out of the park by preferring J.Lo’s engagement ring. As Page Six revealed exclusively, he spent seven months shopping for her 16-carat emerald-cut marble, worth around $1.8 million.
Speak how the money’s going! In 2017, Offset raised the issue with this 8-carat pear-shaped sparkler worth about $500,000.
This bling is bananas, B-A-N-A-A-S! As Blake Shelton posed the issue in October 2020, he presented the No Doubt rocker with a gigantic shimmer weighing between 6 and 9 carats. It features an emerald-cut central stone flanked by two smaller diamonds, and, according to Us Weekly, it was custom-designed by Shelton. Gem analysts told us that it’s worth more than $500,000.
The Russell Wilson singer’s sparkler is a step up from the others. When the couple became engaged in 2016, Ciara slipped on this 16-carat, brilliant-cut diamond nestled between two side stones; it’s currently worth around $2 million.
Who will forget when the hotel heiress unintentionally tossed Chris Zylka’s two million dollar pear-shaped ring into an ice bucket while celebrating in Miami? The 20-carat teardrop-shaped rock was finally spared, but the same could not be said about the relationship between Hilton and Zylka; the pair separated in late 2018, less than a year after they got engaged. The star of “Simple Life” held the bell.
The former Spice Girl has accrued 14 separate engagement rings (!) over the span of her 20 years of marriage to David Beckham, but the pear-shaped glitter she got in 2005—which weights in at 17 carats—is certainly taking the cake.
Bled it down on! Union approved Dwyane Wade’s proposal in 2013, along with this 8.5-carat cushion-cut diamond from Jason Beverly Hills, estimated to be worth around $1 million.
Before the 2018 question was posed, Justin Bieber picked up this oval-cut stone from Solow & Co., weighing between 6 and 10 carats. The expense of Baldwin’s custom ring, huh? About $500,000.
This 7-carat emerald-cut sparkler, worth $750,000, was approved by human rights lawyer by George Clooney in 2014. Her ethically mined ring also bears two tapered baguettes on the ends.
Justin Theroux’s “Friends” favourite radiant ring was no joke at 8 carats, with a reported worth of $500,000. The “Wanderlust” co-stars got engaged in 2012, got married in 2015 and broke up at the end of 2017.
Brad Pitt spent a whole year meeting with jeweller Robert Procop to create Jolie’s Emerald-cut ring before proposing it in 2012. At 16 carats, the resulting bauble contains specially cut stones that encircle the finger of the star—but it wasn’t enough to hold her and Pitt together, and the couple split in 2016.
The tennis champion’s huge ring from Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian is valued to be about 12 carats and worth $2 million. This is what we call love-love.
With an oval-cut diamond weighing between 5 and 6 carats, the “7 rings” of Dalton Gomez’s singer rock might be a little smaller than the others on our list—but it stands out thanks to a heartwarming inclusion from Grande’s grandma. As fans were able to note, the pearl in the special sparkler seems to have come from her late grandfather’s tie pin; Grande’s “nonna” was originally placed in a simpler ring in 2014. “She says he told her in a dream that it would protect me,” the pop star tweeted at the time.
Michael Douglas gave the “Chicago” star the old razzle dazzle in 1999, when he presented her with Fred Leighton’s beautiful antique bracelet. It features a 10-carat central stone encircled by 28 smaller diamonds, worth an estimated $1 million.
Manganiello’s huge “Modern Family” star ring features a 7-carat cushion-cut diamond framed by a delicate halo. It’s worth over $500,000.
Joe DiMaggio avoided the conventional solitaire by choosing a ring for his Hollywood bomb in 1954, instead of going for this platinum infinity band set with 35 baguette-cut diamonds. Diamonds is the best friend of a child, after all.
Frank Sinatra asked the beauty of “Rosemary’s Baby” to fly away with him in 1966, posing the question with a 9-carat pear-shaped gem. At the moment, worth $85,000, the exquisite bauble is now estimated to be up to $2 million.
In 1953, John F. Kennedy introduced to Jackie Bouvier this special Van Cleef & Arpels bracelet, consisting of a 2.88-carat diamond with a 2.84-carat emerald accented with tapered baguettes. The First Lady upgraded the sparkler a decade later, adding an extra 2,12 carats of marquise and round diamonds to the laurel-wreath motif.
The pop star and ex-Taylor Kinney may have called off their engagement before making it to the aisle, but the six-carat heart-shaped sparkler that he gave her in 2015—designed by Lorraine Schwartz, worth around $500,000 and customised with the couple’s initials—is certainly deserving of applause.
Justin Verlander struck a home run with the rock he picked for his supermodel wife: Anita Ko’s 8-carat round solitary that allegedly set him back $1.5 million.