Pretty in Pink: Why Stars Are Opting For The Most Sought After Diamond On The Market
July 9, 2015
With deep pockets and expensive taste, it is unsurprising that betrothed celebrities opt for the biggest, brightest and most sought after diamond. The rarest of all the fancy gems fast becoming a true Hollywood favorite is the highly valuable pink stone.
For stars looking for some extra sparkle, exclusive pink colored diamondsare proving to be a popular choice amongst the rich and famous, with famed brides including Jennifer Lopez, Mariah Carey, Kate Bosworth and Blake Lively each adorning the impressive rare jewels.
Due to their scarcity, pink gems are the height of luxury and are the most expensive natural diamond color on the market today. Attempting to match the beauty of their better halves, celebrities choose the ultra-rare gem as a timeless expression of their love when asking that all important question.
One lucky recipient of the exclusive stone was Blake Lively in October 2012. Green-Lantern star Ryan Reynolds declared his love for Blake with none other than a flawless 12 carat pink oval diamond ring designed by celebrity jeweler Lorraine Schwartz.
Staying ahead of the style trend, the pink diamond was set in a stunning rose gold ring complementing the color of the stone perfectly.
Never one to go under the radar, Mariah Carey was presented with a colossal 17 carat emerald-cut pink diamond ring surrounded by 58 pave pink diamonds and two half-moon diamonds by her now ex-husband Nick Cannon. The spectacular custom made ring fit for a diva by Jacob & Co. is valued at $2.5 million.
Securing his place in tennis star Anna Kournikova's heart with an exquisite 11 carat pink pear shaped diamond ring was the romantic Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias. The luxurious fancy stone with trillion cut side diamonds costing $2.5 million was given by Enrique to the love of his life back in 2010.
With such breathtaking charm, it isn't hard to see why the striking stones are leaving these glamorous women saying, I do!