Friday, September 21, 2012

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'Teen Mom' Kailyn Lowry Engaged!

'Teen Mom' star Kailyn Lowry is engaged to her boyfriend of one year Javi Marroquin. The star announced her engagement on Twitter saying "Thank you all for being so supportive! No concrete wedding plans yet, but hopefully in the near future."

Congratulations Kailyn and Javi! (Image via E Online)

Monday, August 06, 2012

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Miley Cyrus Talks Engagement and Wedding


When Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth announced their engagement in June, many people questioned if they were too young to be getting engaged. However, in an interview in the September issue of Marie Claire, Miley showed her maturity and opened up about the engagement, the proposal and the gorgeous Neil Lane ring.


She told the magazine, "I don't really care about the wedding or the piece of paper as much as I do the promise we've made to each other." Miley also adds that they “want to have a long engagement."


Although Miley won't tell us exactly how Liam popped the question, she shared that it was in their 8,000-square-foot mansion in Los Angeles and that it was a "complete surprise."


Miley also talked about her vintage 3.5 carat Neil Lane ring. She said that she loves “that it's old and has a story. And I'm happy because it doesn't look like anything else I wear."


Sounds like we will have to wait a while for a wedding, but could not be more excited for this couple! (Image via Us Weekly)

Friday, July 13, 2012

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Grant Show is Engaged




Former Melrose Place actor, Grant Show is engaged to actress Katherine LaNasa.  Us Magazine is reporting that Show proposed with a 4-carat diamond sapphire ring from Solange in Beverly Hills.


This will be the actors second marriage, and the third for LaNasa.  Congratulations to the happy couple! (Image via Hollywood Gossip)

Monday, June 04, 2012

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Drew Barrymore Marries Will Kopelman!


We saw her trying on veils and leaving a final dress fitting with best pal Cameron Diaz -- and now, Drew Barrymore is finally married! The actress exchanged vows with her fiancé of five months, Will Kopelman, Saturday evening at the star's Montecito, California home, Us Weekly reports

The traditional Jewish ceremony, which was officiated by Will's rabbi and included a custom-made chuppah (or canopy), was described to People as "a classic, simple, very-pretty, garden-inspired" affair. 

Drew, 37, and Will, 34, reportedly both wore Chanel -- a highly-predicted choice, as Will's father is the former CEO of the luxury design house. Photos have yet to be released of the much-anticipated gown, but sources tell Us Weekly that the bride wore a "long white dress in pleated muslin and organza," custom-designed by Karl Lagerfeld himself and complete with floral, organza, muslin, tulle and feather embroidery. Wow!


As for accessories, Drew is said to have worn a black satin belt to accentuate her waist (and alleged baby bump), along with Chanel Fine Jewelry to finish the look. 

According to E! Online, guests enjoyed a pre-ceremony cocktail party on the lawn and were ushered into the tent for an "emotional" service. After Drew and Will posed for photos in the garden, everyone gathered for an intimate reception, where they danced to an '80s tribute band (inspired by Drew's favorite era).  

Celebrity guests included BFF and Charlie's Angels co-star Cameron Diaz, Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth, Drew's Fever Pitch co-star Jimmy Fallon and his wife Nancy Jujoven, and Busy Phillips and husband Marc Silverstein. 


At the end of the night, the couple made a romantic exit, riding off in an old classic convertible Mercedes (with the top up!) that was decorated with pink roses and ribbons. 


Congrats to Drew and Will!


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Wednesday, May 30, 2012

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Keira Knightley's Engagement Ring Spotted!

Celebbuzz_knightly_ringIn case you didn't hear the news, Keira Knightley is engaged to musician boyfriend James Righton!


This past weekend we saw the proof -- Keira proudly showed off her new ring, and her new fiance. The couple strolled around London seeming completely smitten with one another. Like Keira, the ring is classic and romantic. Keira and James have not released any wedding planning details, but we are looking forward to hearing the scoop.


Stay tuned for all the news!


Thursday, May 26, 2011

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Kim Kardashian's Big Sparkler

Kim-kardashian-ring-440x330 We knew Kris Humphries didn't exactly skimp on fiancee Kim Kardashian's engagement ring, but today we got a closer look at just how massive 20.5 carats of bling is!

Humphries worked with Lorraine Schwartz (who in the past has styled Kardashian's jewelry for red-carpet events) to create the perfect ring, reports "[Lorraine] always listened to what I would want and the shapes I love," Kardashian said. "I had said I loved an emerald cut and they were scheming and plotting for a while." Looks like the secret planning paid off: "In high school I went to Macy's and bought this fake ring, my ‘perfect' ring, and this is almost the exact same," she said.

Humphries' expectations of the sparkler were a bit less specific. "I just knew I wanted it to be big!" he said. The New Jersey Nets player says he knew it was meant to be with his lady from the beginning, telling that "probably within a month of meeting her I knew she was 'The One.'"

The couple is planning to tie this knot this summer in a ceremony as big as the stunner that adorns Kardashian's ring finger. "I've always dreamed of a big wedding," she told "I'll probably do something really over-the-top." Surprise, surprise! --Brittany Gilpin

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Thursday, October 16, 2008

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Engagement Ring Recycling: Do or Don't?

Dodontring Celebrities make-up and break-up all the time, so sometimes it's tough keeping tabs on the on-again off-again relationships in Hollywood (but we do try).

So what's a girl to do with the ring when an engagement is called off or a marriage ends in divorce (are you taking notes, Madonna?). Some celebs auction off items to raise money for charity, but when you need to pay rent (or buy a new handbag -- come on, who are you kidding?), reselling your stuff can be the right way to go.

Stuck with jewelry from a bad relationship or a diamond ring sitting in your drawer? While eBay is the marketplace for items you find in your closet, those with high-end jewels can turn to I Do Now I Don’t to auction off their bad relationship memories.

Started by Steven Sherman after his fiancé left him, the site allows users to buy and sell luxury rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets and even wedding gowns at a fraction of the retail price. Sherman took the engagement ring he bought for the "love of his life" to the jeweler and was offered thousands less than what he paid for it. He then decided to start a business to help other not-so-lucky-in-love people recoup the costs of their broken relationships.

What did you do with the old jewelry you received in a relationship? Share your comments!

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Monday, June 23, 2008

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Porti De Rossi Latest Celeb to Don a Neil Lane Engagement Ring

Portia_neil_laneNow that daytime talk queen Ellen Degeneres and fiancé Portia De Rossi have set a date for their upcoming wedding, they're dishing about all the planning details. OK! Magazine reports that they are knee-deep in the planning process.

"Yes, we have set a wedding date," confesses Ellen. "Portia has a ring. It's a Neil Lane ring."

Neil Lane offers high couture diamonds that are some of the most sought after engagement creations in Hollywood. The jewelry designer received a whirlwind of press when Fox exec Alex Young proposed to Private Practice star Kate Walsh with a Neil Lane jubilee-cut diamond. Jimmy Fallon proposed to (Drew Barrymore's BFF) Nancy Juvonen with a Neil Lane emerald cut diamond with platinum setting.Lane has also designed engagement rings for  celebrity brides like Brooke Shields, Reese Witherspoon (a four-carat Asscher-cut diamond ring), and Madonna (an Edwardian-style ring with five carats' worth of round diamonds). Even superman Brandon Routh couldn't resist the dazzle of Neil Lane's fabulous line of engagement diamonds.  He used one to pop the question to then girlfriend Courtney Ford during a press tour. The couple wed in 2007.

Want to know more about Neil Lane's couture rings? His official website is coming soon! Check out for more engagement ring photos and buying tips.

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

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(Black) Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend?

CarmenThird time may be the charm for Carmen Electra, but how does her black diamond engagement ring from fiance, Korn guitarist Rob Patterson rate?

Traditionally a black diamond was thought of as a man's stone, and is often used in settings for men's wedding bands. While black diamonds aren't considered as popular as other colored diamonds like pink or canary, recently they've seen a resurgence in Europe. Black diamonds tend to look best in platinum or titanium setting, but be careful if you’re in the market for one -- they're much cheaper if they're laboratory made. Not that Carmen has any reason to worry. Her 1.5-2-carat, black diamond solitaire with a platinum diamond band is estimated to be worth  $100,000.

"[It's] different - it' our style," she recently told People. "This is a really happy time for both of us."

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