A proposal ring is not a simple decoration. This object is a symbol of love and fidelity of a married couple throughout centuries. Of course, it doesn’t matter at all what ring the spouse puts on the finger of his or her loved one for family well-being. Either it is a simple gold ring or an exquisite design strewn with a scattering of precious stones. In our article, we will focus on the most expensive wedding rings which were presented to world-famous ladies.
- Princess Diana, $317,200
This beautiful ring was encrusted with blue sapphires surrounded with white diamonds. The ring was originally presented to Princess Diana by Prince Charles. Now, this wedding ring is a family heirloom, and Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, currently wears it. Kate Middleton often wears blue or purple outfits that match beautifully with an 18-carat proposal ring.
- Anna Kournikova, $2.5 million
The relationship between Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias lasted for so many years that many people wondered how long it would take for the couple to become engaged. The external view of the famous tennis player’s ring was not traditional, but everyone recognized its beauty. In the center of the ring is a large pink diamond, and on its sides, are two white triangular diamonds. Iglesias spent more than $2 million on the ring to prove his feelings for Anna. The financial condition of the singer is estimated at 85 million dollars.
- Catherine Zeta-Jones, $2.5 million
Michael Douglas spent $2.5 million on the ring. The ring that adorned Catherine’s finger is encrusted with a 10-carat, marquise-cut diamond. The uniqueness of the wedding ring gives the fact that the main stone which is surrounded by smaller diamonds is set horizontally.
- Jacqueline Kennedy, $2.6 million
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is known primarily as the wife of the US President John F. Kennedy. She was also married to Aristotle Onassis, who bought her a very wedding ring, decorated with large emeralds and diamonds of various shapes from the mines of Lesotho. Unfortunately, the famous lady wore this ring worth $2.6 million only two times, and the rest of the time it was kept in a safe. Jacqueline, who passed away in 1994, still serves as a fashion reference for many people thanks to the stylish hats and pearls that she liked to wear.
- Melania Knauss-Trump, $3 million
Melania is the wife of Donald Trump, one of the richest people in the world. Therefore, it is not surprising that she received as a gift from her future husband a proposal ring that costs several million dollars. Melania never hesitates to show off her ring, decorated with a huge emerald-cut diamond.
- Jennifer Lopez, $4 million
It is no secret that the actress, singer, dancer, producer, and entrepreneur Jennifer Lopez was married several times. Shortly before she broke off relations with Ben Affleck, he gave her a ring with a rather impressive pink diamond. When Jennifer got engaged to singer and actor Marc Anthony, he chose beautiful Neil Lane ring which is encrusted with blue diamonds weighing 8.5 carats for Jay.
- Grace Kelly, $4.06 million
Legendary actress Grace Kelly received from Prince Rainier a stunningly refined ring from Cartier worth more than $4 million. A large diamond matched any outfit she wore.
- Paris Hilton, $4.7 million
There was a large rectangular diamond in the center of the white gold ring, underlined by two baguette-cut diamonds on the sides.
- Beyoncé, $5 million
Rapper Jay-Z was courting singer Beyoncé for so long that fans began to argue about whether they are actually dating. Before the couple got married in New York at Jay-Z’s apartment in 2008, the rapper presented the singer a beautiful ring when he proposed to her. The proposal ring is decorated with an octagon diamond weighing 18 carats. Beyoncé wears her ring less often, but photographers always try to take a picture of this luxurious jewelry.
- Elizabeth Taylor, $8.8 million
Elizabeth Taylor is the owner of one of the most expensive proposal rings in history. The actress who has become well-known for both her beauty and her roles in films has been married several times. During her marriage to Richard Burton, she received a 33.19-carat diamond ring with exceptional quality and transparency.