Bridal, Fashion, Jewellery

Yellow Diamond Engagement Rings: Who Wore It Better?

These stunning yellow diamond engagement rings prove that diamonds-if not a marriage is forever.

Engagement rings haven’t always been about the diamond. From colourless diamonds to fancy yellow coloured diamonds, engagement rings are all about the bigger the better. We have seen Elizabeth Taylor’s 33- carat diamond to Meghan Markle’s ring with stones from Princess Diana’s private collection. By now we have all acknowledged on a personal level that celebrities inspire us. We are obsessed with them and specially with their engagement rings! So lets have a look at the some of the biggest celebrities with the most stunning yellow diamond engagement rings:

1. Jennifer Lopez

Jenifer Lopez Yellow Diamond Ring
Jenifer Lopez Yellow Diamond Ring

In 2008, Marc Anthony, JLo’s then husband gave her a $2.8 million custom made yellow diamond ring on the birth of their twins. Marc didn’t stop here, he also gave her matching diamond earrings (Omg! Who wouldn’t love that?) with their children’s initials.

2. Iggy Azalea 

Iggy Azalea Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring
Iggy Azalea Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring

Australian rapper Iggy Azalea made headlines around the world when her LA Lakers fiance, Nick Young got her a 8.15 carat cushion cut intense yellow diamond. The ring is valued at $500,000 and is surrounded by 2.18 carat diamonds. 

3. Nicki Minaj 

Nicki Minaj Yellow Diamond Ring
Nicki Minaj Yellow Diamond Ring

Iggy Azalea isn’t the only rapper to flaunt a gorgeous fancy coloured diamond, Nicki Minaj stunned the world when she revealed a 15 carat giant heart shaped diamond mounted on platinum. Meek Mill definitely did a fabulous job in picking out this ring! 

4. Heidi Klum

Heidi Klum Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring
Heidi Klum Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring

Even though Heidi is no longer married to her then husband Seal, her engagement ring is definitely worth the mention. Set in gold, this 10 carat oval completely stands out in brilliance and colour.

5. Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring
Kelly Clarkson Engagement Yellow Diamond Ring

The winner of first American Idol, Kelly Clarkson was given a 5 carat radiant cut canary yellow diamond ring by Brandon Blackstock. The ring has diamonds lining up the yellow diamond and was designed by Brandon himself alongside Jonathan Arndt. 

Are you also thinking of buying a yellow diamond engagement ring? Here are the important things to know before you buy one:

What Are Yellow Diamonds?

Like the common colourless diamonds, yellow diamonds are also precious stones formed over thousands of years. They have a distinct natural yellow hue which can vary in intensity.

Are Yellow Diamonds More Expensive?

Yellow diamonds are rare and depending upon their intensity, it can be more expensive than clear diamonds. A diamond’s cost depends upon the cut, colour, clarity and carat.

What Is The Best Cut For A Yellow Diamond?

According to Brides magazine, both radiant and cushion cut is a good choice for a yellow diamond engagement ring. Both cuts’ facets and shape balances the most vibrant colour and highest brilliance to give you the best possible sparkle.