Prince William, 28, proposed to long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton, also 28, with Princess Diana’s original engagement ring last month while the two were vacationing in Kenya. In 1981, Lady Diana Spencer chose that same sapphire ring for her engagement to Prince Charles from a selection presented to her by the then Crown jewelers Garrard of Mayfair. The ring retailed at £28,500 but was an unusual choice for a member of the Royal Family, because it was such a common ring that anyone could publicly buy from the Garrard catalog. The ring features a large 12.00 carat oval shaped Ceylon sapphire center and 14 round cut diamonds surrounding the sapphire in a diamond halo. The ring is elegantly crafted from 18K … Read More
L.A. Lakers player Sasha Vujacic proposed to his girlfriend, tennis player Maria Sharapova with a diamond engagement ring worth about $250,000, according to sources. The beautiful engagement ring is an estimated 9-carat cushion-cut diamond with smaller diamonds along the sides and is set in platinum. After a year of dating during their one year anniversary, Vujacic proposed to her at his house in Manhattan Beach, California. The two began dating in 2009 after meeting at a barbecue gathering through mutual friends. Sasha confirmed the big news before the Lakers’ exhibition game against Golden State saying, “We are both engaged and both really happy. It’s good and now we can focus on other things.” Another win for the tennis ace, Maria … Read More
When it came to finding the perfect engagement ring for singer, Jessica Simpson, former NFL player, Eric Johnson made sure the ring was truly symbolic of their love. He wanted to give Jessica something truly romantic and special. Eric proposed with a beautifully stunning three-stone yellow gold ruby and diamond ring. Three-stone rings are the perfect engagement rings that represent your past, present, and future together. The ring features one large rare ruby that weighs over 5.00 carats to represent not only Jessica’s birthstone, but is also symbolic of representing love. The ruby has a romantic red color hue that symbolizes the beauty and passion that is found in love. Accompanying the gorgeous ruby are two pear-shaped diamonds that weigh … Read More
The Miss California USA organization and INTA Gems & Diamonds dedicating the newly designed Miss California Teen USA crown designed by Peter Young to the Love is Louder movement founded by Brittany Snow, MTV and the Jed Foundation to support kids being bullied and harassed.