Kim Kardashian's
Engagement Ring

Kim Kardashian flashed her 20 carat engagement ring as she went through security at the Los Angeles airport. Do you think that dazzler set off the alarms?

kim kardashian engagement ring

Kim Kardashian flaunts her huge $2 million engagement ring from fiancé Kris Humphries at the Los Angeles airport. Do you think she is nervous someone will run up and snatch that off of her finger? Her hubby-to-be was with her at the airport, but I think a security guard escort may be needed to wear that huge ring! See below for a close-up photo of the ring.

The Lorraine Schwartz platinum ring has a 16.5 carat emerald cut center stone, surrounded by a pair of two carat trapezoids which makes it a total of 20.5 carats.

"Lorraine Schwartz is known for excellent quality diamonds," jewelry expert Michael O'Connor tells Us Weekly. The jeweler also created Beyonce's engagement ring and has outfitted Kim in jewels for many red carpet appearances.

"The emerald cut center is a classic cut, but the trapezoids modernize the style," he says. "Since the center diamond is rectangular shaped, it elongates Kim's hand, making the ring look even more elegant."

Humphries skips over the cut of the ring, and focuses on the size. "I just knew I wanted it to be big!" he tells People.

Kim gushes that it is exactly what she wanted. "In high school I went to Macy's and bought this fake ring, my 'perfect' ring, and this is almost the exact same," she says.

Tell us: What do you think of Kim Kardashian's engagement ring?

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Comments on "Photos: See Kim Kardashian's huge engagement ring!"

T June 02, 2011 | 5:58 AM

Love, love, love it! Glad she finally found someone. What an awesome gesture to put scripture on it. I wish them happiness and romance!

Kendra Helene May 27, 2011 | 10:35 AM

I think its up to each individual how they show their love for their mate. This was his way. I think it's a gorgeous ring! Absolutely freakin FABULOUS! Congrats on the engagement and may God bless! Awesome power couple next to Jay and B.

Molly Colleen May 26, 2011 | 6:11 PM

20+ carats of vulgarity. They should be ashamed of themselves. Just because you can, doesn't mean you should.

ethan May 26, 2011 | 9:43 AM

i wonder if she had the body-scanner or the pat-down??

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