We all know celebrities enjoy buying jewelry, but who owns the most expensive collection? Celebrities buy jewelry to celebrate their achievements. Others want to add glam to their fancy jewelry collections.
Here’s the list of the celebrities with the largest jewelry collection.
#6. Mariah Carey
The songstress spends a sizable chunk of her fortune on fancy jewelry, with the collection valued at $225 million. She owns diamonds valued at $33,000 as part of her at-home casual clothing.
She performed at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace wearing a platinum $500,000 necklace bearing an 18-carat yellow diamond. Mariah also received an emerald-cut diamond engagement ring from Tonny Mottola in 1993.
#5. Mark Zuckerberg
This technology entrepreneur and philanthropist is estimated to have a jewelry collection worth $240 million. Mark’s most famous piece is a $7 million 17-carat diamond ring received from his wife, Priscilla Chan.
Celebrity jeweler Aza Razin designed this ring with a large emerald-cut diamond with two smaller diamonds on each side. He also gave his wife a $25,000 simple ruby ring at their wedding in 2012.
#4. Kylie Jenner
Just like other girls, Kylie loves diamonds and jewelry. She’s always wearing bracelets, necklaces and rings. With an estimated $275 million worth of jewelry, she once bought five diamond rings that spelt the name of her daughter STORM as a tribute.
XIV Karat, a famous jewelry designer from Beverly Hills, designed these rings worth $600 to $900 each. This means that Kylie spent $4500 on the set of five.
#3. Tiger Woods
The professional golfer’s jewelry collection is estimated at $290 million. His former wife, Elin Nordegren, once gave him a $250,000 diamond watch and ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn gave him a $30 million diamond necklace. In 2010, his ex-wife revealed that she was to auction jewelry worth $2.5 million from the golfer.
#2. Madonna, Beyonce Knowles, and Jay-Z
These celebrities are said to own jewelry worth $350 million each.
In 2015, People Magazine reported that Madonna wore a $10 million diamond in the Rebel Heart Tour video. The pop queen told TikTok personality Terri Joe how much she loves her 24-Karat gold vibrator necklace.
In 2012, Jayz gifted Beyonce an 18-carat, emerald-cut sapphire ring to mark the birth of their firstborn, Blue Ivy. The songstress has always dazzled in jaw-dropping jewelry at various events. In 2022, she looked stunning in a New Tiffany & Co. campaign. Jayz bought Beyonce a $5 million emerald-cut engagement ring weighing 24 karats in 2018. It’s worth $6.89 million today.
Jay Z’s jewelry collection mainly includes chains and watches. A jeweler had to spend 3,000 hours creating a case for his custom watch,’ The Blue Print.’ The watch cost him $2.5 million. Jayz also owns a custom Cuban chain by Rafaello & Co that weighs 11 pounds. This gold chain cost him $200k.
The singer always shines bright like a diamond thanks to her expansive jewelry collection worth a whopping $400 million. Some of the outstanding pieces from her collection include a Boghossian Silk Mardin necklace with 21-karat diamonds and 37 carats of aquamarines.
Some of her noteworthy pieces include:
- A 267-karat platinum and diamond necklace
- Chopard 50-carat cushion-cut earrings
- David Webb necklace worth $72,000
- 18-carat rose gold Nouvelle Vague Necklace by Cartier
Celebrities always want to look their best by investing in fancy jewelry. However, some do it more than others for reasons such as gifting themselves for achievements. The contents in the jewelry collections of these celebrities vary since each has their preferences. Women tend to have more rings, necklaces, and earrings, while men have necklaces, chains, and watches.