Another engagement season has come and passed – proposals backlit by Christmas lights, getting down on one knee in the snow, snowflakes and hot cocoa capping off the evening. It’s the script for basically every holiday movie.
If you haven’t popped the question yet, does this mean you should hold on to that engagement ring until the 2023 holidays?
What if I told you, engagement season is just getting started? Over the past few years, more and more couples are getting engaged, and these celebrities have led the charge.
Lea Michele and Zandy Reich – April 2018
The Glee star shared the news of her engagement in the spring of 2018 to then-boyfriend Zandy Reich in an Instagram post on the beach, showing off her beautiful 4-carat ring. Now expecting their first baby together, the two have lived in a happy bliss ever since.
Don Lemon and Tim Malone – April 2019
CNN Anchor Don Lemon’s boyfriend proposed to him with the help of a four-legged friend. On Malone’s birthday, he gave Lemon the gift of happily ever after when he had a custom dog collar made asking the big question: “Daddy, will you marry Papa?”
Hilary Duff and Matt Koma – May 2019
The former Disney star got engaged to boyfriend of two years in spring 2019, seven months after the birth of their first daughter together. At the end of 2020, Duff announced she was prengnant again with their second child (her third).
Aaron Carter and Melanie Martin – June 2020
As spring came to an end last year, Hilary Duff’s former Disney star boyfriend also dropped to one knee and propose to his girlfriend. The singer shared an Instagram post with the ring on her finger saying “Lövē wins”.
Dog the Bounty Hunter and Francie Frane – April 2020
Just 10 months after the passing of his wife Beth, Dog the Bounty Hunter is ready to tie the knot again. He proposed in April 2020 to Francie Frane, who before meeting him had never heard of him or his show. The two appear happy as can be about beginning this next chapter of their lives together.
Leigh Anne Pinnock and Andre Grey – May 2020
The pop star and the footballer – a tale as old as time. Andre Grey proposed to the Little Mix frontwoman in May of last year and the two cannot wait to get married. In an Instagram post last spring, her joy could not be put into words, “Guys.. wtf has just happened…”
Springtime engagements are official. Over the past few years, these celebs have shown that true love even happens outside of snowy proposals and fireplace snuggles. It doesn’t matter what time of year you plan on proposing because in the words of Aaron Carter – Love wins.