Posts tagged "engagement ring"

Natalie Portman’s Engagement Ring Is Vegan

This just in: no sentient beings of the Earth were harmed in the custom making of Natalie Portman's engagement ring. Her one-of-a-kind ring, designed by Jamie Wolf under the consult of Benjamin Millepied, has been customized to fit her vegan, earth-friendly lifestyle. The glittering, antique diamond is surrounded by certified conflict-free stones and made of…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 25, 2011

Girl Talk: There (Probably) Won’t Be A Proposal This Christmas

A few weeks ago my boyfriend and I were doing laundry at his parents' house when I overheard him talking to his mom about his Christmas present for me. Neither, it seemed, realized how easily noise traveled from the kitchen through the dining room to the living room. I could only pick up a few…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 17, 2010

Jessica Simpson And Fiance Are Transfixed By Her New Engagement Ring

The newly engaged pair look like they've been up all night, lulled into a trance by the shiny, red bauble on Jessica's finger. Get some shut-eye, you two! [NYC, 11/21/10]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 22, 2010

Dear Wendy: “What Should I Do With My Engagement Ring?”

A little over a year ago, I was engaged to a douche of a guy. He lied to me, took me for granted, cheated, and generally treated me terribly for the 2.5 years we were together. When he broke off the engagement, he began to freak out about how he had messed things up and…

By: Wendy Atterberry / October 19, 2010

Cash & Coupling: How To Sell An Engagement Ring

When a man gets down on one knee and offers you a ring, it can be one of the most blindingly blissful experiences of your life. But sometimes, after you accept the offering and your eyes adjust to the light, you realize that while diamonds last forever, the men who give them to you sometime…

By: Colleen Meeks / October 14, 2010

Please, Jessica Simpson, Don’t Propose!

Jessica Simpson may be not-so-subtly nudging her new dude, Eric Johnson, to the altar. In addition to taking him on lavish trips and letting him crash at her place, she allegedly just purchased a $50,000 three carat emerald cut ring just so he would know that she doesn't care that he's too broke to get…

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 12, 2010

Behold, The “Twilight” Engagement Ring

As a matter of fact, there is something tackier than wearing a Disney Princess wedding gown: a "Twilight" engagement ring. Author Stephenie Meyer has teamed up with Infinite Jewelry Co. to co-design a trinket based on the engagement ring that vampire Edward Cullen gives Bella Swan in the latest "Eclipse" movie. The rings are available…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 27, 2010

Ladies, Your Engagement Ring Is A Bad “Investment”

The good news: my boyfriend has engagement rings on the brain. The bad news: he's been reading the Freakonomics Blog on the New York Times website. Why is this bad? The Freakonomics economists solve puzzling economic capers of day-to-day life, most recently tackling what a "bad investment" it is for a man to give hi…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 24, 2009

Poll: The Bachelor Wants His Ring Back — Should Shayne Lamas Return It?

Looks like Lorenzo isn’t the only renegade in the Lamas family. His daughter, Shayne, has run off with a 2.65 carat engagement rock. Shayne made a name for herself as a contestant on The Bachelor: London Calling. The wannabe actress won the heart of the bachelor from Britain, who infamously proposed to her by asking,…

By: Simcha / August 6, 2008
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