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The dazzling history of the world's most iconic engagement rings

Family heirloom: Prince William proposed to Kate with a beautiful 12 carat blue Ceylon sapphire ring that belonged to his mother, Princess Diana

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PORTSMOUTH, ENGLAND - JULY 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's ring at the trophy presentation of the America's Cup World Series on July 24, 2016 in Portsmouth, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images) via @AOL_Lifestyle Read more: http://www.aol.com/article/2016/07/25/kate-middleton-rocks-sporty-look-at-regatta/21438222/?a_dgi=aolshare_pinterest#fullscreen

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History of Welsh Gold. From Queen Victoria to Kate Middleton their wedding rings have been made from Welsh gold

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Prince William praises Kate and cheekily mocks Harry at charity launch

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The Beauty Tips We've Learned From Kate Middleton: Celebrity Trends: allure.com When your engagement ring is an 18-carat sapphire last worn by the most photographed woman in history, you don't want to upstage it with a color-of-the-moment polish. Middleton's nails are always pale pink and neatly trimmed. Essie Nail Polish in "Mademoiselle" is a perfect shade.

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