Celebrity (and royal) engagement rings have long been the subject of envy—and imitation. Such is surely to be the case with Kim Kardashian’s blinding ring, proudly flaunted on the cover of People magazine for all the world to see.
Kim’s very bling-a-ling ring, recently presented to her by boyfriend Kris Humphries, features a 16.5-carat emerald-cut center stone flanked by two 2-carat trapezoid stones. The NBA player reportedly shelled out $2 million dollars for Kim’s ring, stating, “I just knew I wanted it to be big.” Indeed.
While Kim was reportedly surprised by the proposal by her boyfriend of just six months, she’d been dreaming about such a ring for years. In fact, as she told People magazine: “In high school I went to Macy’s and bought this fake ring, my ‘perfect’ ring, and this is almost the exact same.