They say diamonds are forever and our celebrities go the extra mile to get the most expensive rings when they propose. Some of these expensive rings didn’t guarantee their relationship would last as Paris Hilton never got to marry then-fiancé Paris Latsis in 2005 after receiving a very expensive engagement ring from him.

Because we love diamonds and we hope to inspire some of the men to propose soon, I bring you some of the most gorgeous diamond rings in the world and you must hear this too, they are the 5 most expensive celebrity engagement rings in the world.

5. Mariah Carey – $2.5 million


Mariah Carey’s marriage to Nick Cannon might be having marriage troubles with the pair set to split but their journey together as husband and wife started when Nick Cannon proposed to her with a gorgeous $2.5 million Jacob & Co. engagement diamond ring. Even this amazing 17-carat emerald-cut pink center diamond ring jewellery surrounded by 58 sprinkling pink diamonds with two half-moon diamonds on each side didn’t guarantee their sweet romance would last as the pair no longer live together at the moment. This ring is so amazing.

5. Anna Kournikova – $2.5 million



When Enrique Iglesias proposed to tennis star Anna Kournikova, he did it with an 11-carat natural pink pear shape diamond ring in a simple semi-mount with diamond accents worth $2.5 million.

4. Jennifer Lopez – $4 million


When Marc Anthony proposed to Jennifer Lopez, he did it with a dazzling 8.5-carat diamond as its centrepiece and it was mounted on delicate metal by Neil Lane. The pair are no longer together after they divorced, this is considered her most prized diamond jewel.

3. Paris Hilton – $4.7 million


When shipping heir Paris Latsis proposed to party girl and Hilton Hotel heiress Paris Hilton in 2005, he did it with a huge 24-carat canary diamond ring worth $4.7 million. The pair called off the engagement four months later.

2. Beyoncé – $5 million


Rapper Jay Z proposed to pop star Beyoncé with a huge 18-carat flawless diamond ring made by Lorraine Schwartz. The ring is valued at $5 million. Despite recent divorce rumours, the pair are still together and growing stronger. So not all unions started with an expensive engagement ring ends up in a divorce.

1. Elizabeth Taylor – $8.8 million


Elizabeth Taylor received this amazing ring from Richard Burton, the man she married twice. It’s a 33-carat Asscher cut Krupp Diamond and it’s been reported she wore it every single day for the rest of her life.

Hope I get to hear about a proposal from one of our readers soon?