Kim Kardashian Visits Toronto And Chicago To Launch The Michael Hill Search For The Worlds Best Couple

6 October 2010, 2:33PM

Kim Kardashian announced today that following the official launch of THE ULTIMATE ENGAGEMENT RING – SEARCH FOR THE WORLD’S BEST COUPLE in New York for Michael Hill Jeweller, she will take the search for the world’s best couple, along with the stunning 22 ct diamond ring prize to Toronto and Chicago.

Officially launching from 11am on Monday October 18 at Brasserie Ruhlmann, 45 Rockefeller Center, West 50th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenue, New York. Kardashian will then appear on the red carpet that same day from 7pm at Pravda Restaurant, 44 Wellington Street East, Toronto to help the retailer launch the competition at an exclusive party for VIP guests and celebrities.

Kardashian continues the search for the world’s best couple in Chicago on Tuesday October 19 where she will walk the red carpet at the Chicago launch to be held at the exclusive Michael Hill Water Tower Place store. 

Kim Kardashian says: “Like many women, I love diamonds. I am looking forward to launching the search for the world’s best couple!”

Kardashian will model the stunning ring, at each event, featuring a 22.25 carat princess cut diamond with graduating accent diamonds, grain set along the claws and shoulders totaling 0.60 points and set in platinum.

The contest is free to enter and open to anyone over the age of 18, it doesn’t matter if you have just met, are engaged or have been married for 50 years this contest is open to all in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand by registering at

Couples who enter the competition will take part in a series of online challenges. The top six couples will then be adjudicated by a panel of expert judges with the winning couple being flown to Chicago to be presented with the ultimate 22 carat princess cut diamond engagement ring.

Michael Hill says: “We are extremely excited about Kim Kardashians involvement with our search for the world’s best couple. She is one of the most beautiful women on the planet and it will be hard to tell what will be shining brighter on the red carpet in Toronto and Chicago.

“The contest is open for couples whether engaged, married or even just the romantically inclined to enter. I am looking forward to seeing some very creative entries before our panel of expert judges select the winning entry, who will be flown to Chicago to accept the prize of the amazing 22 carat princess cut diamond engagement ring.” he concluded.

Since early 1979, the words Michael Hill have been synonymous with love, friendship and giving, with over 250 stores in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand the brand is truly a success!

At Michael Hill, every piece of jewelry has a story behind it, from the design inspiration to the care put into crafting it. Jewelry making for the company is still a traditional craft where their human touch is essential and the creation of every piece is a collaboration of highly skilled designers, jewelers, stone setters and polishing experts.

For further information go to; or to enter the competition go to