In all aspects of life, celebrities represent the epitome of style. Each celebrity has her very own individualistic style and fashion statement which is not only reflected in the clothes she wears or how she carries herself but also in the distinctive and original tastes of jewelry, and this is especially true in case of wedding and engagement rings. As is usual, their aesthetics appeal to the public in general and jewelers are inundated with requests of rings in the style similar to those worn by their favorite celebrities. Through the years, some celebrity wedding and engagements rings have left quite a mark in the minds of the fans with their elegance, beauty, and uniqueness. Here is a description of the 15 most popular celebrity rings of all times that have proved to be quite an inspiration and are coveted by all.
1. Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt got the proposal for marriage from her boyfriend John Krasinki, the star of “The Office”, with a platinum and diamond ring designed by Neil Lane. The creator of the ring, who is known in the fashion world for his exclusive line of jewelry, fashioned the ring with vintage Edwardian details. The main attraction of this exquisite piece is the 3-carat diamond, which is bound to get a lot of attention.
2. Nicole Richie
Nicole Richie, the daughter of the legendary Lionel Richie, is known for being quite a fashionista and her taste is quite quirky and at the same time unique and sophisticated. Her engagement with Joel Madden was sealed with a ring that had her own and brains behind its creation. The designer of House of Harlow collaborated with Neil Lane to create a ring that was beautiful as well as unique, reflecting her taste and personality. The 4-carat diamond on the ring is stunningly attractive and the unique floating setting lends the ring its reputation and popularity.
3. Amy Adams
Actress Amy Adams got her 1-carat engagement ring gift wrapped from her beau Darren Legallo. The effect of the halo style brilliantly cut diamond ring was such that she even kept the wrapping paper.
4. Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey’s favorite color is pink which was kept in mind when her engagement ring was designed by Jacob Arabo. The 10.02-carat diamond ring made Nick Cannon happy enough to jump up and down.
5. Portia de Rossi
The concept of east west setting became popular in engagement rings when Ellen DeGeneres proposed to Portia de Rossi with this ring while feeding their pet goldfish. The 3-carat marquise diamond ring is designed by Neil Lane.
6. Mena Suvari
Music producer Simone Sestito designed the engagement ring himself for his fiancée Mena Suvari. The three-stone ring has a stunning diamond of 8.6 carats as the centerpiece.
The cushion diamond ring of 4 carats for singer Jewel was the result of a number of meetings with the designer Lorraine Schwartz and Ty Murray, the rodeo star fiancé of Jewel. The jeweler had to meet up at the airport and even hit the road to get the correct requirements of the couple.
8. Ashley Simpson
Deciding that fiancée Ashley Simpson’s delicate and petite fingers deserved something equally delicate to complement them, Pete Wentz had William Noble, the Dallas based jeweler worked on the design of the 5-carat diamond ring three times.
9. Jennifer Lopez
Despite the relationship going kaput, the engagement ring of Jennifer Lopez from her then boyfriend Ben Affleck remains very popular with its square centre pink diamond.
10. Michael Douglas
Michael Douglas proposed to his ravishingly beautiful wife Catherine Zeta Jones with a 10-carat marquise diamond ring, which is horizontally set with antique details and is a popular design amongst many.
11. Reese Witherspoon
The Asscher cut diamond ring of Reese Witherspoon is designed in the 1920s antique style and is purely for those who love the elegance of antique styling.
12. Katie Holmes
Another very inspiring ring is the engagement ring of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes. The romantic pave setting of the oval shaped diamond ring has a classical charm to it.
13. Paris Hilton
Despite the fact that Paris Hilton’s relationships have had a short shelf life, her 24-carat emerald cut canary diamond ring is a thing that is remembered by many.
14. Nick Lachey
Although the marriage between Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey did not last long, the memory of the 4-carat pear shaped engagement ring remains.
15. Princess Diana
Late Princess Diana’s ring was an enigma and quite an inspiration with 14 diamonds surrounding the huge 18 carat sapphire. This ring sealed the engagement between her son and Kate Middleton later on.