Everything You Need to Know About Jennifer Lopez's Engagement Ring From Alex Rodriguez
It was the Instagram engagement announcement heard around the jewelry world. Two hands clasped with an enormous
The ring? Not so simple. It’s estimated at between 10 and 15 carats and worth in the range of $1 to $5 million.
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Jewelry people fixated mostly on the emerald cut stone. This cut, first used centuries ago for its namesake stone, became popular in diamond cutting during the Art Deco era due to its sharp and geometric lines. The cut enhances
Jennifer Lopez’s engagement rings are closely watched because they have been known to impact the diamond market in mysterious and profound ways. Remember her Harry Winston pink diamond from Ben Affleck? A jewelry world insider believes that Harry Winston ring had
Jennifer Lopez wears her engagement ring from Ben Affleck during a press conference for their movie Gigli in 2003.
“Jennifer’s ring from Ben became the most talked about engagement ring in modern social history. It was a 6.10 carat fancy intense pink diamond (radiant cut) with white diamonds side accents—a very rare and very precious colored diamond that most people were unaware of it the time. Ben specifically chose it due to her love of the color pink. In
Will this ring do for emerald cuts what that did for colored diamonds? The cut has become increasingly popular recently—see Amal Clooney, Beyoncé, Angelina Jolie, Kate Hudson, Kim Kardashian—but it also has a place in engagement ring history. Both Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor has emerald cut engagement rings.
And is there a bride out there without either of them on her Pinterest board?
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