May 22, 2018

How Much Do The Rich And Famous Pay For An Engagement Ring?

People live vicariously through others and this is no more so true than those in the celebrity worshiping world. Doesn’t matter if it's your favorite music star, actor or business tycoon, some people want to know what they’re up to. Entire careers have made comebacks and even established themselves on social media. It gives celebrities a direct platform to connect with their fans and so we’re all entrenched with who we follow. When they make an announcement that they’re going to get married soon, we get very happy for them as if we know them personally. Of course we don’t know them but we feel as if we do so whatever journey they embark on it feels like we’re along for the ride. Since they are indeed rich and famous how much do they pay for their engagement rings? More than likely they’ll never tell as boasting about the price of a ring that represents true love is distasteful. But you can still work it out if you know what to look for.




Natalie Portman
Best known for her role in the Star Wars franchise, Natalie Portman is one of Hollywood’s modern actresses. She’s played leading roles, most notably her portrayal of a mysterious and dark ballet dancer in The Black Swan. She’s married to Benjamin Millepied who’s famous for his professional dance career. The Frenchman and Portman decided to go a non-traditional route and went for something a little off the cuff. Portman’s engagement ring is made from platinum and houses a large antique stone in the center. It's reported to have cost around $35,000.



Miranda Kerr
Australian model Miranda Kerr came to light to the mainstream audience as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels. She’s known for her gorgeous figure and as well as being one of the most recognizable faces on the runway. She married the CEO of Snapchat Evan Spiegel last year. When she got engaged, she even used the app to break the news to her friends and family. She was seen in a photo wearing a 2.5 carats diamond engagement ring. It's rumored to have cost Spiegel around $100,000. The ring itself if a thin silver band with a diamond resting in the crown. Since she’s known for her metropolitan and cosmopolitan style, the ring suits the way she dresses. Time will tell how much the wedding ring will cost her billionaire groom.


Christina Applegate
Blonde bombshell and Canadian actress Christina Applegate married Martyn LeNoble in 2013. They picked out a vintage English diamond ring reported to be four carats. It's hard to judge Celebrity engagements and the true worth of their rings. The exact cost of the ring is not known. But the cost per carat has changed dramatically since 2014. You can chart the rise in price and see where her four-carat ring sits in the price range.


Oh to be rich and famous and on top of that, in love. When you have the money and the time, you would take your time to buy a dazzling ring for your partner. The alluring question is if this is what celebrities pay just for an engagement ring, what would they pay for the wedding ring?

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