Diamond engagement rings are being snapped up all over the world, with Christmas and the new year approaching rapidly as does a popular time for engagements, this time of year is without doubt one of the most romantic and that is mirrored in the number of engagement ring sales worldwide. If you are hoping to pop the big question this December a glance back over the famous diamond engagement rings of 2011 may give you a helping hand.
One of the much talked about diamond engagement rings of 2011 and by far the most expensive was of course Kim Kardashian’s $2 million 16.5 carat emerald cut diamond engagement ring given to her by Kris Humpries. Round cut diamond engagement rings have also been very popular, Natalie Portman lovingly received one from her now fiancée, the ring was of a vintage style and is said to be worth $35,000, another celebrity that was presented with a vintage, antique style of engagement ring earlier this year was Reese Witherspoon.
The most popular cuts of diamond engagement rings UK in 2011 have been the round, princess, emerald, and marquise this has been reflected through the celebrity world. Another widespread trend is of course the classic solitaire diamond engagement ring which continues to be popular year after year. At Mad About Diamonds we have a full range of all of the styles mentioned at affordable prices, if it’s something a bit different you are looking for or something really traditional and classic you will be sure to find it at Mad About Diamonds.