Posts tagged "engagement ring"

15 Unique Engagement Rings For You To Gawk At

Ever since that summer vacation when I was thirteen and Jennifer Lopez’s “The Wedding Planner” played over and over again on daytime TV, I’ve been a little bit obsessed with engagement rings. I’m more interested in looking at them online than I am with the idea of getting one (I mean, I want one eventually, but that’s not…

The Gloss / October 15, 2014

10 Reasons We Hope Johnny Depp’s Man-gagement Ring Becomes A Trend

Johnny Depp recently made an appearance wearing — GASP — a woman’s engagement ring on his left finger. Many assumed that this was some kind of hint about his hush, hush engagement to Amber Heard. In response to questions about the bling on his finger, Depp replied, “The fact that I’m wearing a chick’s ring…

Girl Talk: An Engagement Ring? No, Thanks!

I am a woman who is engaged to be married. But unlike lots of your friends who are busy posting photographs of their diamond engagement rings on Facebook, you wouldn’t be able to tell by looking at my left hand.

This is because I told my fiancée many times before we got engaged…

Kay Steiger / January 7, 2014

Does Everyone Wear Their Wedding Ring All The Time?

Does everyone wear their wedding ring (and engagement ring, if they have one) or is it just me who takes it off, uh, most of the time?

Jessica Wakeman / October 28, 2013

Kim Kardashian Instagrams Pic Of Her Ginormous Engagement Ring From Kanye

Fresh off Kanye’s intimate proposal last night in a San Francisco stadium, blushing bride Kim Kardashian Instagrammed a pic of her stunning engagement ring with “Please Marry Me!” in the background. Damn, that diamond the size of Mason Disick’s head! Of course, we would expect nothing less. [Instagram/KimKardashian]…

Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2013

Poll: Would You Help Pay For Your Own Engagement Ring?

Would you ever help your significant other pay for your engagement ring? Apparently it’s happening more than we know.

Last week, while falling asleep to the evening news, I overheard a report that had me bolt up from my semi-coma and stare at my TV screen in confusion. The newscasters were discussing the…

Katie Oldenburg / October 11, 2013

Kelly Osbourne’s Got A Fat Rock

Kelly Osbourne’s engagement ring from fiance Matthew Mosshart is purrrrdy. [Celebuzz]
This thief thought he was stealing cocaine but it just turned out to be human remains! Whoops! [Huffington Post]
Somehow, some way, Kanye West’s $120 T-shirt is sold out. [Uptown Magazine]
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Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 22, 2013

Nerd Alert: A 20-Sided Die Engagement Ring

True love is getting the person you’re with the absolute perfect gift — even if it may not make sense to anyone but you two. Take the lucky lass that received this amazing 20-sided die engagement ring. A poster on Off Beat Bride explained that she made the ring after finding a mini metal polyhedral…

Julie Gerstein / March 3, 2013

You Maybe Need These “Star Wars” Engagement Rings

I have to confess, I’m not a huge “Star Wars” fan. In fact the last time I watched a “Star Wars” movie was when I was 16 and hanging out with a skater dude named Janic. Basically, I watched the movie just so we could make out (this is a recurring theme in my life).

Julie Gerstein / January 25, 2013

Girl Talk: Assorted Thoughts On Losing My Engagement Ring

I lost my engagement ring. I mean, really lost it. I haven’t seen it in a month, maybe more. I wish I was a robot and I could check my memory chip and replay all of my thoughts and actions, because then I would know exactly what happened, and I would also experience those amazing…

Kate Fridkis / October 26, 2012

Bobbi Kristina’s Engagement Ring From Her Brother Is A Cheap Ass Kate Middleton Knock-Off

You know how when Prince William and Kate got engaged, there were all these jerks hawking replicas of her ring everywhere? Well Nick Gordon, the “adopted brother”/boyfriend of Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina just proposed to her with one of those things. You can buy the damn ring on for $69.99. Now, it’s not…

Julie Gerstein / October 12, 2012

4 Things That Weigh As Much As Avril Lavigne’s New Honkin’ Huge Engagement Ring

We were shocked and awed when we found out that Avril Lavigne and Nickelback’s Chad Kroeger were some kind of crazy Canadian power couple. We were further stunned to find out Chadders gifted his ladyfriend with a ginormous crack rock of an engagement ring — featuring a 14-carat diamond that’s estimated to cost around $800,000.

Julie Gerstein / August 23, 2012

Will You Marry Me, “Dr. Who” Fan?

Geeks need love, too, and one of them apparently needs the quirkiest engagement ring box in existence: it’s shaped like TARDIS, the time-traveling police call box from “Dr. Who.” So did she say yes? Or is she holding out for David Tennant or Matt Smith? [The Mary Sue]…

Jessica Wakeman / June 10, 2012

Angelina Jolie: Get A Better Look At Her Engagement Ring!

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie surprised everyone by announcing their engagement — and now, we’re finally getting a clear shot at her giant new ring! In a just-released photo also taken at the LACMA last week, Jolie is seen wearing the huge sparkler on her ring finger. The gorgeous piece was designed by Pitt with jeweler Robert Procop … and we’ve gotta say,…

TooFab / April 16, 2012

Evening Quickies: Propose This Valentine’s Day, Courtesy Of … Pizza Hut?

Get engaged at Pizza Hut — with breadsticks and an engagement ring! —  for only $10,010 this Valentine’s Day. The full package includes a red ruby ring, a fireworks show, limo service, photographer, videographer, and of course, a pizza. [Newser]
Meet the Grammy elite: the biggest winners of all time. [Uptown Magazine]…

Jessica Wakeman / February 10, 2012

Man Tries To Steal Woman’s Heart With Stolen Ring

A diamond engagement ring didn’t have the outcome a Vermont man had hoped for. His girlfriend said yes, but the ring landed him in jail.
Burlington police say 25-year-old Ryan Jarvis is charged with stealing the $3,200 ring from a Zales jewelry store. Read more…

Huffington Post Weird News / December 29, 2011

Hitched: Getting Engaged Without A Ring

When you get drunk with your boyfriend at the lake and decide to get engaged while under the influence of a decent-sized bottle of Jim Beam, you don’t exactly get the whole kneel-down, velvet-box proposal. No, what you get is peeling your face off a mattress the next morning and wondering where your pants are…

Andrea Grimes / November 10, 2011

Guy Sells Engagement Ring On Craigslist — For $1!

What do you do when an engagement goes sour? If you’re one anonymous guy in Iowa, you put the ring up for sale on Craigslist, for a dollar. According to the post, which has since been removed by the author (most likely due to the high volume of interest):
“A jeweler and I designed the…

Julie Gerstein / August 31, 2011

Girl Talk: I Feel Guilty About Selling My Engagement Ring

It was insanely beautiful. A round diamond in the middle, surrounded by a ring of tiny diamonds, set in platinum. It was custom-designed, but looked vintage. I had never thought much about diamonds — in fact, all of my jewelry, save the pair of diamond studs he had gifted me a couple years before, wa…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 1, 2011