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8 Insanely Expensive Engagement Rings To Gawk At This Morning

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Remember when an engagement ring was supposed to cost the equivalent of two months' salary? Jewelry companies would prefer that you didn't. Inspired by gorgeous and expensive rings sported by celebs and royals (hello, Kate Middleton!), jewelers are upping the ante with insanely beautiful—and pricey—baubles. Here, we've collected eight of the priciest that you can buy for you to ogle right from your desk.

Tiffany Cushion-Cut Diamond Ring: $1,800,000
That thing is 11.2 carats. We hope the seven-figure price tag includes the cost of a trainer to help you haul the ring around all day.

Tiffany's Fancy Intense Pink Diamond Ring: $1,200,000
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez didn't make it work, but they did give the world two great legacies: combined celeb couple names (Bennifer) and a renewed appreciation for pink diamonds.

Harry Winston Emerald-Cut Solitaire: Price upon request
"Price upon request" is jewelerese for "you cannot afford this." There's a reason that some high end jewelers, like HW, Bulgari, and Chopard, don't list their prices online: sticker shock.

David Yurman Diamond Accented Champagne Citrine 18K Gold Ring: $5,700
The brilliance of this ring: posting it next to even more expensive ones, thus making it reasonable and cost-effective by comparison.

Octium Diamond Octagon Flower Ring: $7,500
For the non-traditional, princess-cut eschewing bride. Especially if she's marrying into money.

Bloomingdale's Diamond Solitaire Ring in 18 Kt. White Gold: $15,300
According to the Madonna song "Express Yourself," you don't need diamond rings or 18 karat gold. But we think the present-day Material Girl would be all about the bling.

Malcolm Betts Diamond Split Band Ring: $57,600
This ring looks like two rings fused together, which is good, since the price looks like several large numbers fused together.

Bulgari Platinum 1 Carat Ring (probably used): $14,500
Bulgari won't let you buy one of their rings online, but sketchy eBay sellers will!

· Tiffany & Co Has Added 'Drop a Hint' Functionality to Their Website [Racked]
· Costco Selling a $2.3 Million Diamond [Racked]