AceShowbiz - Kourtney Kardashian "hysterically cried" for "hours" after breaking her engagement ring. The former "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star, who got engaged to Travis Barker in October, was horrified when she accidentally stepped on her $1 million diamond sparkler after taking it off her hand for safekeeping while she was doing chores at home.
In a scene from the latest episode of "The Kardashians", Kourtney's mother, Kris Jenner, asked her why she wasn't wearing her ring. She replied, "It's actually getting fixed..."
The 42-year-old beauty went on to say, "It's probably one of the worst things I've ever done in my whole life. I was sitting on my floor folding sweatshirts. I took the ring off and I put it next to me on the floor, like thinking it would be safe right next to me."
"I had to get something up above in my closet, and when I stepped down, I stepped on the ring. I was hysterically crying in my closet for hours, and then I called Travis. I was like, 'I did something really, really bad,' " she added.
The Blink-182 drummer took the news in his stride with Kourtney praising him for having "handled it the best." She said, "It really gave me, like, a nervous breakdown. I was just like, this is the most beautiful thing that I've ever had in my life, and how could I have done that?"
The Poosh founder - who has children Mason, 12, Penelope, nine, and Reign, seven, with former partner Scott Disick - felt even worse about the accident because Travis had helped design the ring himself.
She said, "Travis picked it out, he designed it, he looked at so many stones and this was me in a stone and I thought that was really special."
Jewellery designer Lorraine Schwarz previously revealed the 46-year-old rocker had had a "really big" hand in helping design his fiancee's ring, which features an oval-cut stone on a pave diamond band.
She previously said, "It's a flawless, beautifully cut diamond stone. I worked on it with Travis and he was a really big part of it. He was really hands-on in the whole making of it. It's gorgeous and they're happy."