On Dec. 20, Ariana Grande stunned followers when she confirmed off her new engagement ring on Instagram, given to her by her boyfriend of lower than a yr, Dalton Gomez. The previous dancer turned actual property mogul definitely is aware of how to select a sparkler, and now, engagement ring jeweler Jack Solow is sharing the story on how Gomez selected the right ring for his soon-to-be bride in an unique interview with E! Information. 

In keeping with Solow, the engagement ring for the “thank u, subsequent” singer—which incorporates an oval formed diamond set subsequent to a pearl—was deliberate 5 to 6 weeks earlier than Gomez popped the query, because it “took a while to seek out that very particular, distinctive diamond.”

“Dalton was concerned in each step of the choice course of by FaceTime and Zoom since he was on the west coast and I used to be right here in my workplace in New York. He was very, very particular about what he needed,” Solow shares. “He had very sturdy emotions about how he needed this to look, a recent form of means. It was his concept to do the diamond on an angle and he mentioned to me we needed to incorporate a pearl into the completed piece as a result of it is extremely sentimentally particular, the ingredient of a pearl may be very, very sentimentally particular to Ariana. He needed to incorporate that within the ring.”