Most celebs have rings with big, high-quality gemstones. Some only have one ring, but others get multiple pieces that their spouses buy for their wedding anniversary or as “just because” gifts. Are you wondering what a “just because” gift is? It refers to a ring you give to someone just because you love that person. After all, rings are tokens of love. Now, let us take a look at who has or had been fortunate enough to be the recipient of these romantic tokens.
La La Anthony
Almost a decade ago, basketball ball star Carmelo Anthony gave TV personality La La Anthony an engagement ring with pillow-like shaped diamond. That is among the most popular cushion cut diamond engagement rings. Nine years post her wedding; she got an upgraded piece with a 20-carat diamond from him on her birthday.
English footballer David Beckham and the singer turn designer Victoria have been married for two decades. Over the years since her marriage, she has got 14 rings from Beckham. If it was a competition for owning the most number of rings, she would be in contention for the number one spot. Of the 14 pieces she got from him, the one with a diamond shaped like a pear and another with cushion-shaped emerald are rings of notable significance.
Meghan’s engagement ring from Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, has a center diamond sourced from Botswana. This country is known for its ethical diamonds, and Harry’s choice made Meghan an inspirational figure when it comes to ethicality in jewelry. Meghan is also a fashion icon, with many other rings and ethical jewelry pieces. Of course, her engagement ring with Botswana diamond and accents from his mother Diana’s collection is the most popular one of the lot.
Rapper Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty said she would agree to wed her rapper beau, Meek Mill, only if the latter gave her 3 engagement rings. Nicki Minaj got a ring with a heart-cut diamond, encircled by a halo of white diamonds, and another with cushion-shaped white diamond set on an infinity band. The couple split later. However, Nicki Minaj got diamond rings from her spouse, Kenneth Petty.
Singer Keith Urban gave actor Nicole Kidman a three-stone engagement ring. This style is also known as “trilogy”, and it features three gemstones that represent the couple’s past, present and future. Years after her wedding, Kidman revealed a big emerald-shaped gemstone ring with a simple design.