Most Expensive Engagement Rings
Posted on December 11 2012
It is no surprise that celebrities tend to have the most extravagant and most expensive engagement rings. Our editors have selected a list of the most lavish engagement rings to date. Which one is your favorite? Share your thoughts in the comments section of this post to get the discussion started.
Blake Lively (Ryan Reynolds)
Blake Lively wears a pale pink diamond engagement ring that weighs approximately 12 carats. Her Lorraine Schwartz ring features a rose gold pave diamond band and is estimated to be worth about $2 million.
Jennifer Aniston (Justin Theroux)
Jennifer’s engagement ring is estimated to be about 10 carats and is said to cost around $500,000. Her ring also features a gold band and a four prong setting.
Jennifer Garner (Ben Affleck)
Ben Afflict presented Jennifer Garner this stunning 4.5 carat cushion cut diamond ring set in platinum. The ring was designed by Harry Winston and cost an estimated $500,000.
Beyoncé’s engagement ring is one of the most expensive engagement rings on our list. It was designed by Lorraine Schwartz and cost Jay-Z an estimated $5million. The ring features an 18 carat flawless emerald cut diamond.
Catherine Zeta Jones (Michael Douglas)
This engagement ring is one of the most unique rings on our list. It features a 10 carat horizontally set 10 carat marquise diamond and was designed by Fred Leighton. It is rumored to have set back Michael Douglas back at least $1 million.
Melania Knauss (Donald Trump)
Donald Trump proposed marriage to Melania Knauss with a 12 carat emerald cut diamond engagement ring set in platinum with two tapered baguette diamonds. The ring is thought to have cost approximately $2million.
Jennifer Lopez (Ben Affleck)
Actor Ben Affleck appears on our list twice. He proposed to Jennifer Lopez with this 6 carat pink diamond engagement ring, which is estimated to have cost about $3million.
Paris Hilton (Paris Latsis)
Paris Hilton was presented with a 24 carat engagement ring by Paris Latsis. Their engagement did not last, but the ring was worth an estimated $4.7million.
Kim Kardashian (Kris Humphries)
Kim Kardashian’s engagement ring will forever be one of the most expensive and over-the-top rings of all time. This 20.5 cttw diamond engagement ring was presented to Kardashian by Kris Humphries in 2011–their marriage only lasted 72 days.
Avril Lavigne (Chad Kroeger)
Singers Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger recently announced their engagement. Lavigne was given a 14 carat pear-shaped diamond engagement ring. The ring was designed by XIVKARATS in Beverly Hills and is said to cost around $1 million.
Anna Kournikova (Enrique Iglesias)
This couple claims to neither be engaged nor married, but that didn’t stop Enrique Iglesias from presenting Anna Kournikova with a stunning ring. This 11 carat fancy pink pear cut engagement ring features two trillion side diamonds and is said to be worth $2.5million.
Grace Kelly (Prince Ranier of Monaco)
Grace Kelly was presented with a stunning 10.47 carat emerald cut diamond engagement ring by Prince Ranier of Monaco. The Cartier ring also contains two baguette diamonds. The ring cost approximately $600,000 at the time, but would easily be worth $2 million today.
Are there any gorgeous rings that we missed? Leave them in the comments section and we will be sure to include them at a later date.