“Vintage” was the keyword for 2012 & a year later, it’s still going strong. French journalist Romain Dauriac proposed to the beautiful star with an Art Deco diamond engagement ring. The vintage style is both gorgeous and practical: the rose-cut diamonds are in a low-profile setting that is nearly flush against the finger – but no less stunning!
Image from Glamour.com
Even if you’ve never heard her name – or the name of her NBA fiance Dwayne Wade – a lady with a diamond this size demands your attention! Set in a traditionally elegant solitaire setting, there’s nothing ordinary about the staggering 8 1/2 carat cushion-cut diamond. To put that in perspective, the average size of an engagement diamond ranges from .75 to 2 carats. The center stone of Angelina Jolie’s quarter-million dollar engagement ring from Brad Pitt is 6 carats.
Image source: Glamour.com
You can read the adorable proposal story here…
Huffington Post: Wade & Union Proposal
This engagement ring packs a punch – and that’s no joke, even when the fiancee is a professional heavyweight boxer. The petite bride-to-be actually designed the ring herself, with a 6-carat emerald cut diamond in a pave rose gold split band setting.
Image from Steven Stone UK
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