Herald the lockdown regime for testing more than just our nerves. Many couples saw their relationship dynamics being redefined because of social distancing, but some succeeded in putting a ring on it, including some of our favorite celebrities.
Every life-altering phase deserves a massive celebration, and getting committed to someone certainly makes that list. Don’t get us wrong, though, because we’re as much for single-dom as we are for relationships, but appreciating love is never a bad idea, especially when it comes courtesy of the celebs’ social media accounts.
If you’re wondering which celebrity couples planned a romantic getaway just to hear a resounding “Yes” for an answer, think no more. Here are the stars who decided to get engaged in 2021.
Brooks Koepka & Jena Sims
The PGA golfer and four-time majors winner Brooks Koepka got engaged to Jena Sims on April 1, which was an interesting day to pick, considering the oh-so-famous April’s Fools Day. The two love birds started dating in 2017.
Bethenny Frankel & Paul Bernon
The reality TV star Bethenny Frankel found her happily ever after with Paul Bernon. The 50-year-old star started dating Bernon in 2018, following the death of her on-off boyfriend, Dennis Shields.
Bella Thorne & Benjamin Mascolo
Benjamin Mascolo received a “yes” from girlfriend Bella Thorne in March. The Italian musician shared a snap of the proposal with the former Disney actress, where Thorne could be seen flaunting her pear-shaped engagement ring.
Shailene Woodley & Aaron Rodgers
The Fault In Our Stars actress confirmed the news of her engagement to football player Aaron Rodgers on “The Tonight Show.” Rodgers and Woodley met during the pandemic. Woodley was earlier linked to the rugby player Ben Volavola.
Tony Stewart & Leah Pruett
Professional drag racer Leah Pruett and NASCAR great Tony Stewart decided to make things official after a year of dating. Stewart proposed to Pruett, and the couple announced their engagement in March.
Ashley Jacobs & Mike Appel
Ashley Jacobs and Mike Appel put a ring on it after nearly a year and a half of dating. The former reality star received a destination proposal on Utah’s slopes from her boyfriend, who also owns clothing apparel and runs a creative agency.
Jenni “JWoww” Farley and Zack Carpinello
The Jersey shore actress Jenni “JWoww” Farley said “yes” to her on-and-off boyfriend Zack Carpinello in February, disclosing the news a month later. Previously, Farley was married to Roger Matthews, her children’s father, from 2015 till 2019.
Kevin Love & Kate Bock
The Victoria’s Secret model and the Cleveland Cavaliers player met for the first time in 2016. On Bock’s 33rd birthday on January 30, her boyfriend Kevin Love gave her the biggest surprise by openly declaring his love.
Andy Dick & Elisa Jordana
Comedian Andy Dick popped the big question to Elisa Jordana in March and later announced his engagement by sharing an adorable picture on Instagram.
“He asked me at 6 in the morning a few Sundays back, and I said yes,” Jordana told Page Six. “We are always working on the relationship, so as long as nothing weird happens it is happening. My mom is coming in June for my birthday, so hopefully then.”–shared Jordana.
Paris Hilton & Carter Reum
Conrad Hilton’s great-granddaughter found her true match in boyfriend Carter Reum. He proposed the Simple Life alum in February after a year of dating, only days before Hilton’s 40th birthday.
Viktor Webster & Shantel VanSanten
The Love Blossoms co-actors got engaged on a mountaintop in February. The Shooter star announced the engagement in an emotional Instagram account, alongside Webster’s picture from the proposal day.
Will Kopelman & Alexandra Michler
The Vogue fashion director got engaged to Will Kopelman in January this year. The news was shared by Kopelman’s sister, Jill Kargman, on Instagram with a cute picture of the new couple. Kopelman was previously married to Drew Barrymore.
Adam Rippon & Jussi-Pekka Kajaala
The former Dancing With The Stars winner shared the big news on his Instagram in February. Rippon shared that while the pandemic kept him away from Kajaala, eventually, he got to see him in Finland.
The two lovebirds binge-watched The Crown and worked together in the Finnish forest. And in between all of that, they decided to buy some rings and sealed the deal by getting engaged.
Tayla Parx & Shirlene Quigley
Shirlene Quigley shared the news of her engagement to the singer-songwriter Tayla Parx on her Instagram in January. Quigley added four pictures with her fiancé and showed off her diamond engagement ring.
Angela Rummans & Tyler Crispen
The Big Brother co-stars shared the big news on Instagram in January. The 29-year-old Rummans was surprised when boyfriend Crispen popped the question on their romantic beach getaway and said: “YES to forever and ever and always.”