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Top 5 celebrity engagement rings of 2012

In the world of showbiz, every 12 months see another wave of loved-up lovelies with plans to tie the knot. And when you’re rich and famous, you know that your engagement ring will be a hot topic in all the celebrity gossip magazines, so it’s important that you pull out all the stops.

Here’s a selection of some of the best bling from 2012.

Stacey Solomon

Reality TV star Stacey Solomon proved that understated elegance is sometimes the only way to go when it comes to engagement rings. She received a simple platinum band with one elegant diamond from Aaron Barnham.

Many simple yet beautiful designs are available from Astley Clarke, and are guaranteed to be a great choice.

Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston proved that she isn’t always lucky in love when Justin Theroux proposed to her in August on his 41st birthday. She kept the ring under wraps for nearly two months before revealing a huge dazzler, said to be 10 carats.

That’ll definitely ease the pain of the engagement rumours surrounding Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.

Jessica Biel

Not content with bagging one of the most eligible bachelors in the world of pop music, Jessica Biel received an impressive 6 carat ring from long-term boyfriend Justin Timberlake.

The pair married on October 19th at a lavish ceremony in southern Italy.

Anne Hathaway

The Devil Wears Prada actress received a personalised 6 carat ring from her fiancé Adam Shulman, which was a design collaboration between himself and a highly regarded jewellery company.

Take note, gentleman: If you really want to impress your lady, create your very own ring.

Miley Cyrus

Liam Hemsworth proposed to Miley Cyrus with a 3.5 carat cushion cut antique gold ring. It boasted diamond floral motifs and an art noveau pattern.

Miley might have shunned the latest trends, but she has a piece that will remain stylish forever.

Do you have a favourite celebrity engagement ring from 2012? Will you be channeling celebrity style when you make your next jewellery purchase?