People.com Lifestyle Style The Best Celebrity Engagement Rings of 2018 These stars' stunning sparklers were the biggest, boldest and most talked-about engagement rings of the year By Colleen Kratofil Published on December 12, 2018 02:29 PM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 11 PRIYANKA CHOPRA & NICK JONAS REX/Shutterstock (2) Before their extravagant wedding ceremonies, Nick shut down a Tiffany & Co. store to select the perfect ring style for his future bride and settled on a square-cut diamond. 02 of 11 HAILEY BALDWIN & JUSTIN BIEBER Splash; Inset: Courtesy Solow & Co Justin worked closely with N.Y.C.-based jeweler, Solow & Co. on Hailey's customized ring (which boasts 6 to 10 carats!). He wanted a design that "gracefully accentuate Hailey's beautifully shaped hands," said jeweler Jack Solow. "Justin gave this a lot of thought. When I saw him, I think he was very happy about what we did together. He was in a very good head space for the decision he was making," Solow recalled. 03 of 11 BRITTANY CARTWRIGHT & JAX TAYLOR After a a brief breakup, the Vanderpump Rules' stars got engaged during a Malibu beachside date in June. Jax picked out a 3-carat cushion-cut halo diamond engagement ring from celebrity L.A.-based jeweler Kyle Chan Design. 04 of 11 LALA KENT & RANDALL EMMETT Josafat De La Toba Photography (2_ Another Vanderpump Rules' star, another stunning sparkler. Lala's producer beau gave the reality star a 6-carat ring that features a circular pavé ring of diamonds around the edge and even more pavé diamonds along the band, totaling $150,000. 05 of 11 LEA MICHELE & ZANDY REICH Lea Michele/Instagram (2) Lea Michele announced her engagement by showing off her four-carat diamond ring from Leor Yerushalmi and The Jewelers of Las Vegas in a close-up Instagram shot with the caption "Yes 💍." 06 of 11 KATHARINE MCPHEE & DAVID FOSTER Theo Wargo/Getty; Inset: Katharine McPhee/Instagram Katharine's emerald-cut diamond with pavé band will always hold a special place in her heart. She said on Instagram that the last thing she and her late father talked about before his recent passing was her ring. "My ring was the last thing I showed my dad before he passed and makes me smile when I look at this as a reminder of our last conversation," she wrote. 07 of 11 KAYLA ITSINES & TOBI PEARCE Kayla Itsines/Instagram (2) The co-founders of the Bikini Body Guides can write a spin-off called the Blinding Bling Guides after we got a look at Kayla's sparkling cushion-cut diamond ring with diamond-encrusted band on Instagram. 08 of 11 TARAJI P. HENSON & KELVIN HAYDEN Kevin Mazur/WireImage; Inset: Taraji P. Henson/Instagram In Taraji's Instagram announcement, she said her NFL star boyfriend Kelvin Hayden "started with a Cartier Love bracelet" but eventually dropped to his knee on Mother's Day with a stunning round sparkler for the actress. 09 of 11 TONI BRAXTON & BIRDMAN Splash (2) Earlier this year Toni got engaged to her rapper boyfriend Birdman with an enormous yellow diamond ring with a diamond-encrusted band that she nicknamed "Bonnie." Sadly in November, Bonnie went missing after Toni lost her luggage on a Delta flight. Her Louis Vuitton train case was retrieved, but most of her jewelry inside of it went missing, including her engagement ring! 10 of 11 ARIANA GRANDE & PETE DAVIDSON Splash News Their love may be over, but Ariana's 3-carat, $93,000 engagement ring that took two weeks to make still deserves an honorable mention. 11 of 11 JENNA JOHNSON & VALENTIN CHMERKOVSKIY John Photography/REX/Shutterstock; Inset: Jenna Johnson/Instagram Chmerkovskiy did not take his engagement to fellow Dancing with the Star pro lightly. He popped the question during a trip to Venice, Italy with a Jacob & Co. rectangular cushion-cut diamond with a diamond halo and a pavé diamond band that took him a month to co-design with the jeweler!