This year the remark, Happy Holidays!, seems synonymous with, Congratulations on your Engagement! There must be something in the water because winter of 2010 has seen a huge surge in celebrity engagements. We have counted over 15 announcements in the past 2 months! Everyone from Prince William and Kate Middleton to the Playboy couple, Hugh Hefner and Crystal Harris, has announced their very happy news.
Part of the fun of hearing engagement news, especially one between wealthy stars, is seeing what the engagement ring looks like. An engagement ring is a beautiful outward symbol of the love and connection a couple has for each other.
Recently, Prince William proposed to longtime girlfriend, Kate Middleton, with a sentimental ring. He gave Kate the ring his mother, Princess Diana, wore. The iconic ring features a large sapphire surrounded by a starburst of gleaming diamonds. The stunning blue ring is a one of a kind treasure.
America’s sweetheart, Reese Witherspoon, recently announced her engagement to CAA agent, Jim Toth. Jim chose a rare Ashoka cut diamond engagement ring to give to Reese, reportedly costing around $250,000. Emitations offers a much more affordable, yet similarly dazzling version of Reese Witherspoon’s engagement ring. The top rated Norah’s Vintage Engagement Ring is a great way to achieve that emerald cut stone look.
As of Christmas Eve, 2010, Playboy mogul, Hugh Hefner is on his way to yet another marriage. Hugh and fiancée, Crystal Harris, both confirmed their engagement via Twitter, where Hugh said Crystal burst into tears among sight of the $90,000 ring! The classic-looking ring features a large, 3 carat diamond, prong set on a platinum and diamond band. Our Emitations version, Ruth’s Promise Ring, allows you to mimic the same sparkle as Crystal Harris’ engagement ring, but without the magazine mogul cost!
Jessica Simpson and two of her exes are all recently engaged! A mere week after Nick Lachey proposed to Vanessa Minnillo, Jessica showed up wearing a unique engagement ring. Her fiance, ex-football player Eric Johnson, presented her with a ruby engagement ring estimated at $100,000! The gold band features a ruby center stone flanked by diamonds. Nick popped the question to Vanessa with a beautiful
LeAnn Rimes officially announced her Christmas Eve, 2010 engagement to Eddie Cibrian. Eddie proposed to the country cutie with a 5 carat oval diamond ring. LeAnn’s engagement ring is estimated around $85,000. This ring has a simple, yet polished design with a split band that adds an extra layer of sparkle and glam.