We've officially lost count of all the celebrity engagement rings and proposal pics that popped up on our social feeds this year. In fact, all the grand gestures and heartfelt tributes are making us feel like Valentine's Day has been in full swing year-round. But honestly, we couldn't be happier for the lovebirds. From Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom to Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams, countless famous pairs have publicly professed their love by putting a ring on it. And it's safe to say that the guys went all out with their proposals, complete with a dazzling rock. See which celebrities got engaged in 2019 so far.
On her 21st birthday on July 24, the conservationist shared two photos on Twitter that featured her and her boyfriend, Chandler Powell, embracing while Bindi showed off her new engagement ring. She captioned the pics: "On my birthday I said ‘yes’ & ‘forever’ to the love of my life. Chandler, close to 6 years ago I fell in love with you & every day since has been a whirlwind of adventure & true happiness. Here’s to a lifetime of friendship, purpose & unconditional love."
Bindy's mom, Terri, also shared her approval, tweeting: "Best day ever! Chandler asked and beautiful @BindiIrwin said yes. I am so very happy, and I know Steve would be too. Congratulations!!" Bindi's younger brother revealed he would walk her down the aisle since their beloved father, Steve Irwin passed away years ago.
Jonah's representatives have confirmed to multiple outlets in September that he and his girlfriend are now engaged, though he hasn't mentioned it on social media. They were first seen together in New York in 2018, meaning they've likely been together for over a year. They've kept their relationship out of the spotlight and Jonah's reps haven't shared any other details about the engagement or their wedding plans.
In January, the Guardians of the Galaxy actor shared the above photo to Instagram and captioned the photo: "Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes! I’m thrilled to be marrying you. Proud to live boldly in faith with you. Here we go!" Then Katherine shared the same photo to Twitter and said: "My sweet love. Wouldn’t want to live this life with anyone but you."
The engagement news came a year and a half after Chris separated from his ex-wife, Anna Faris, and the couple wasted no time in tying the knot. In June, the couple announced that they'd already exchanged vows.
After dating for two and a half years, Alex and Jennifer got engaged in March. Alex shared a photo of the giant sparkler on Jennifer's ring finger and captioned the pic: "She said yes." The news came while the two were vacationing on what looked like a tropical island.
The newly-engaged couple recently threw an engagement party in September, though final decisions have yet to be made about the time and location of their wedding. Jennifer said: "We're talking about it, but we don't have any firm plans... and we're talking about a lot of places, but I don't know yet. We can't narrow it down yet."
Not long after the singer announced her pregnancy on Instagram, Cassie shared a sweet photo of her boyfriend, Alex, proposing to her against a gorgeous sunset. Alex shared the same photo and said: "This moment will always be so special to me. I get to marry my best friend in the whole world. How am I so lucky!" He shared his adorable proposal video, which featured the help of the Compton Cowboys on their ranch.
Less than two months later, the couple got married in Malibu, California, and they shared adorable photos from their wedding. Cassie captioned one photo: "Love you forever."
On May 9, the Younger star announced on Instagram that she's engaged to singer Matthew Koma, with whom she shares a daughter, Banks Violet Bair. They started off as friends and had dated a couple of times previously, but then they got back together again and everything worked out this time around. She said: "I think that you have history and a past with someone, and love — just because it doesn’t work out the first time, the second time, as long as there’s not too much damage done, then it can always work out again."
This will be Mathew's first marriage and Hilary's second. She used to be married to hockey player Mike Comrie, with whom she shares a son, Luca Cruz.
The pair first met at a mixer and started dating in 2016. But three years after the relationship began, Chris thought it would be fitting to take things to the next level. He proposed to the Little People, Big World star the day after her 55th birthday. Amy shared: "I’m excited, I’m so surprised, I’m thrilled! I never in a million years thought I’d be getting married again, but I also hoped for it! Now that it’s happening, I couldn’t be happier or more excited."
Amy's first marriage was to Matt Roloff, with whom she has four kids. She's also a grandmother of two.
In September, the actress announced on Instagram that she got engaged to her boyfriend Ben Shattuck, who proposed to her during a trip abroad. She explained: "He took me to France and made a picnic and made me feel happy and free and then he asked me to marry him and I screamed YES. I love you @benshattuck_art, you are the kindest and brightest and I am so grateful and here we go and keep going." Ben also shared that it all happened in an abandoned castle.
Previously, Jenny was married to comedian Dean Fleischer-Camp for four years until they split up in 2016.
Real Housewives of New Jersey star Kathy Wakile's daughter, Victoria, is prepared to say "I do." Her boyfriend, Teddy, popped the question at the Liberty House restaurant in New Jersey on August 24 and she said yes. Her mom shared a recording of the magical moment, then Victoria shared an engagement pic and a heartfelt message for her fiancé.
She said: "I still think about the nights I prayed for you and now I thank God for you... Promising you forever is and ALWAYS will be my best and easiest decision! You fill my [world] with pure love, happiness, pride and joy. My future husband, for this I say to you, yes, yes, YES to our greatest adventure yet!"
The Real Housewives of Atlanta star got a special proposal from her boyfriend and sports journalist, Mike Hill, in July. With the help of celebrity event planner Courtney Ajinça, Mike planned a proposal that would involve their family and loved ones, including Cynthia's daughters and her closest cast mates. Mike planned a celebration and tricked Cynthia into believing it was for another purpose, but then he got on one knee after he made a toast.
The couple got engaged after 14 months of dating and both have been in previous marriages.
The Modern Family actress was pretty vocal about her feelings for The Bachelorette star on Twitter back in 2016. In fact, it was her tweets that led to their flirty exchanges on the social app, but little did they know that it would lead to a relationship. In 2018, she shared: "He’s seen me at my worst. I think that’s why I feel the most beautiful in his eyes, because he still finds me beautiful after seeing all that."
In July, Sarah announced on Instagram that she was engaged to Wells, who she dated for about two years. She shared three adorable photos, including a close-up of the ring, and said: "That can’t eat, can’t sleep, reach for the stars, over the fence, world series kind of stuff."
Kate Middleton's brother shared the exciting news on Instagram and was all smiles in his engagement photo. He asked his girlfriend, Alizee Thevenet, to marry him at England’s Lake District and, as he said in his caption, "She said OUI." He added: "Our secret is out but we couldn’t be happier to share the news."
The couple was dating for about a year, after they first met at a bar in London. And according to a source close to the couple, they were secretly engaged for a while before announcing it in October. Just two days before James shared the news, they said: "Alizee has been wearing a beautiful sapphire sparkler. They’ve been keeping the engagement secret, but news has started to leak out among their friends."
James's upcoming ceremony isn't the only royal wedding we can look forward to. In September, the Buckingham Palace released a statement that read: “The Duke and Duchess of York are delighted to announce the engagement of Princess Beatrice to Mr. Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.” According to the statement, they got engaged while they were vacationing in Italy together.
The engaged couple also put out a joint statement that said: “We are extremely happy to be able to share the news of our recent engagement. We are both so excited to be embarking on this life adventure together and can’t wait to be married." The ceremony will be taking place in 2020.
After three years of dating, Shane proposed to his boyfriend, Ryland, on the anniversary of their first date. Both of them shared photos of the special moment where Shane got down on one knee. Shawn said that he was so happy that his heart would explode, while Ryalnd tweeted: “We’re engaged!! I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with you. I’ve never been happier in my whole entire life!!”
Just a day before the engagement happened, Shane shared a lengthy, heartfelt tribute for Ryland on Instagram, saying: "Thank you for loving me unconditionally and reminding me everyday that I should love myself too. I thank the universe everyday for bringing you into my life and I can’t wait to start a future with you and start every day thinking about how lucky I am."
The two were close friends since childhood, but their relationship grew into a romantic one when they became adults. Just two months after they started dating, however, Jordan had already decided that Ellie was the one. After two years of dating, Jordan proposed to his girlfriend in the backyard of her parents' house in Birmingham, Alabama, where they both grew up. Ellie said: “It was the biggest surprise of my life! I’m a very hard person to surprise so the fact that he pulled it off, kudos to you, babe.”
The happy couple plans to stay engaged for a year. Jordan said: “A year gives us plenty of time for us to plan a wedding without it being super stressful. We want it to be fun and full of love and excitement.”
The 5 Seconds of Summer guitarist proposed to his girlfriend, Crystal Leigh, while they were celebrating their three-year anniversary. It all happened during a gorgeous sunset at the Ungasan Clifftop Resort in Bali, where Michael scattered photos of milestones in their relationship, from their first anniversary to the first time they said “I love you.”
On Instagram, Michael shared: ”I was lucky enough to ask the love of my life to marry me in the place it all began for us. In the last 3 years she has helped evolve and shape who I am in ways I could never have imagined. I couldn't ask for anyone better to spend the rest of my life with. I love loving you, Crystal."
Scarlett Johansson’s publicist, Marcel Pariseau, told the Associated Press that the couple got engaged after dating for two years. The actress, who’s been keeping her relationship low key, never announced it. But according to her publicist, they haven’t decided yet on a date. This will be Scarlett’s third marriage and Colin’s first. The actress was first married to Ryan Reynolds, then journalist Romain Dauriac, with whom she has a daughter.
The Supergirl co-stars first met on the set of the show and played love interests, but it seems like their on-screen chemistry was quite real. The superhero pair started dating in 2017 and announced their engagement in February 2019. On Instagram, Melissa showcased her gorgeous diamond ring and captioned the photo: "yes yes yes it will always be yes." On that same day, Chris also shared a photo of them all dressed up for another wedding, wearing the biggest smiles. He said: "not from our wedding BUT IT WILL BE SOON."
The This Is Us actress has always kept her dating life private, hence why it's unclear when she started dating her fiancé. But she didn't hesitate to share her engagement with the world. She didn't tag him or mention him by name, but she announced her engagement to her boyfriend, Jamie, by posting two pictures on Instagram, which showed off her ring. In the second image, he can actually be seen standing in the background. The caption said: “Forever Ever… 'They’ll say its love, and they’ll know its love, for when they call its name, it will answer to love, without hesitation' ~me.”
The Riverdale actress announced her engagement on Instagram with a stunning photo of herself and her athlete boyfriend, Michael Kopech, who was down on one knee. Both were sporting bathing suits by Mooney Falls in the Grand Canyon, and Vanessa captioned the photo: "My Forever." Michael also shared a video of the proposal with a heartwarming caption: "I’m incredibly humbled by the love that you give and I only hope I can portray a fraction of the love and light that you carry with you. I’ll never have enough words to tell you how much I love you, but I promise to always show you." Aww!
The couple dated for a year before Michael popped the question.
While enjoying a night at Disney World with his family and his girlfriend Alexis, the singer proposed to his bae in front of the Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom theme park. Alexis shared a photo of her gorgeous engagement ring and captioned it: "Does this mean I really get to grow old with you?! I am beyond words & lucky to be able to call this incredible man my fiance.”
The pair hit it off after they met through Jimmie’s cousin’s wife in the spring. They were dating for just a few months before the country singer popped the question.
The singer asked his longtime girlfriend, Katie, to marry him in September and she said yes! A source revealed that the couple was eating with friends at CUT by Wolfgang Puck at the Beverly Wilshire hotel in Los Angeles when Jesse proposed. They said: "The couple was with a group of friends as McCartney got down on one knee. The whole restaurant fell silent as he asked her to marry him and went into a loud applause and cheered when she said yes!" They celebrated with drinks and even Chef Wolfgang Puck made an appearance.
The lovebirds dated for over seven years before they got engaged.
Elle has kept her relationship mostly private, but when she got an extra special surprise on her birthday in July, she shared the good news on Instagram. In a Boomerang post, she showed off her fancy engagement ring and said: “Happy birthday to me! I said YES!” After getting a proposal from her boyfriend Jim (no last name provided), she shared a cute photo of the two of them with the sparkly new ring in full view.
The engagement happened shortly after they celebrated their one year anniversary in April. In a post that has since been deleted, Elle wrote on Instagram: "Proud to celebrate one year with this amazing man! I love you so much! You’ve only brought wonderful love kindness and patience into my life! I’m very lucky. Happy anniversary Powerful!"
The Insecure star and creator has been vocal about keeping her love life private. She once said: “I get so much feedback about everything. The one thing I don’t need feedback on is who I’m sleeping with.” So it probably shouldn’t have come as a surprise when she casually posed for her Essence magazine cover with a shiny new rock on her ring finger. Neither she, her reps, nor her boyfriend Louis has spoken about it, but Issa’s costars did confirm the news at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards.
Yvonne Orji said: “We’re very excited for her. We all found out in different ways because we’re all on different text chains. We talk at different times, so we all found out at different times in different ways.” How long they dated is unclear, but we couldn’t be happier for the couple!
In February 2019, the Australian actress announced that she was engaged to Kyokushin MMA fighter Adel Altamimi. On Valentine's Day, she shared a photo of her engagement ring and said: "'A thing of beauty is a joy forever' ~ John Keats. You’ve swept me off my feet my love. I have been waiting for you. The answer is yes! And may God share this light and love with us forever in his arms. Blessed be this day with you. We’ll never forget this anniversary! Happy Valentine’s Day to my fiancé."
It's unclear when Abbie started dating her beau, but it's pretty clear that they're head over heels for each other. Regarding the engagement, Abbie shared: "We are both very very happy, as are our family and friends."
Though neither of them have confirmed the news of their engagement, a source revealed in May that the two were definitely planning to tie the knot. The person said: “They got engaged last week when they were in Yellowstone.”
In April, the couple visited Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone National Park, which must’ve been where the proposal happened. After their trip, while she attended the Dirty John FYC panel in Los Angeles, the 25-year-old actress was seen wearing a diamond ring on her wedding finger.
In July, a source confirmed that the actress is engaged to Milo Greene’s Robbie Arnett, whom she’s been dating for three years. They were first seen together in 2017, when they went to the Gersh pre-Emmys party, and they’d been quietly dating ever since. But now, they’re ready to hear wedding bells.
This will be Elizabeth’s first marriage, but it's not her first engagement. Previously, she was engaged to actor Boyd Holbrook after three years together, but they called it off in 2014.
The lovebirds got engaged on Valentine’s Day and announced the good news on Instagram. Both shared the above photo, with Katy captioning it "full bloom" while Orlando wrote "Lifetimes." The news came after the couple dated on and off for about three years.
This will be the second marriage for both Katy and Orlando. While Katy was married to Russell Brand for a year, Orlando was married to Miranda Kerr for three years and they share a son.
The Disney Channel alum is currently engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Griffin Cleverly, and yes, we feel super old right now. Bridgit posted a cute pic of herself and her beau at the beach while showing off her engagement ring. She said: “We thought we should share the news. Griff you are a deep thinker, a steadfast companion, a cheerleader and a challenger, and the biggest goof I know. Looking forward to holding ur hand forever.”
Though the actress has kept her love life mostly private, it looks like the two have been dating since 2017 (according to her Instagram).
Love Island star Olivia Attwood got engaged to her boyfriend, Bradley Dack, during their romantic getaway in Dubai. She shared the news with two photos on Instagram and said: “He must be crazy... Here’s to forever. I love you BD.” The two were dating on and off for four years before they announced their engagement in October. Judging by the outpouring of support in Olivia’s comments, her costars couldn’t be happier for her. Gabby Allen replied: "OH MY GOD!!! Congratulations you two. Wowwwwwww,” and Dani Dyer said: "Congratulations!!!"
Samantha “Sammi Sweetheart” Giancola was pretty well-known for her past toxic relationship with her ex and Jersey Shore costar, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro. But now, it looks like the reality star has moved on for good. In 2017, she announced on Instagram that she was in a relationship with Christian Biscardi. And over two years later, she and Christian are now engaged to be married.
She said: “I’m completely overwhelmed with happiness. Yesterday was the best day of my life! I get to marry my other half, best friend and soulmate. I look forward to spending the rest of my life with you @_biscardi I love you!!”
On Instagram, the CNN anchor shared an adorable photo revealing how his boyfriend, Tim, popped the question and earned their way onto this list of 2019 celebrity engagements. He revealed the customized dog tag worn by his pets, which read: "Daddy will you marry Papa?" On Instagram he captioned the pic, "He gave me a present on his birthday. How could I say no?" Tim shared a photo of the same tag and captioned it: "He said YES!" The couple, who started dating since 2016, made the announcement shortly after they celebrated Tim's birthday in New York.
The singer and actor proposed to his (much younger) girlfriend, Miya, after five months of dating. Both shared a series of romantic photos that showed off the new diamond ring, but Marques was the first to share a close-up of the shiny rock with their hands interlocked. He captioned it: “She said ‘YES.’” And Miya, who immediately changed her last name to “Houston” on Instagram, shared a heartfelt message.
She wrote: "Today I said ‘yes’ to my Bestfriend. I said yes to a new beginning. I said yes to my spiritual head. I said yes to loving you forever and forever baby. I am so blessed to have you and to be yours FOREVER."
Congratulations are in order for the newlyweds, who said "I do" after they got engaged around April. The duo had their ceremony at the Beverly Hills courthouse in Los Angeles and Addison shared two adorable photos of them wearing matching "Til Death" jackets. She captioned the photo: "Happy hearts."
Fans first caught wind of the engagement after Addison was spotted wearing a ring on her wedding finger in Los Angeles. The news came just six months after the couple had their first child, Ezer Billie White.
The American Idol alums tied the knot in Garrison, Texas, in October of 2019. But the story of how they got engaged is beyond adorable. During a trip to Los Angeles, they realized that they were staying in the hotel where they first met. And while they did their photoshoot together, they decided to revisit the room where they first met and take photos there.
Gabby recalled, "She started taking the pictures and then she said, ‘Hold on I need to switch lenses.’ Cade start saying all these sweet things and I didn’t think anything of it because he normally does it all the time. But I noticed he kept going on and on and then he eventually said, ‘I want to spend the rest of my life with you.’ Then he got down on one knee and he asked and I said, ‘Yes!'"
The country singer is now ready to tie the knot. He proposed to his girlfriend, Summer, during one of his shows for the Heartache Medication tour in Nashville. As he got down on one knee, the crowd applauded and then rose to their feet, giving a standing ovation after Summer said “yes.” It all took place at The Ryman Auditorium, where they had one of their first dates.
The couple met through Jon’s mom, who believed that they’d make a great match. They had their first date in 2017 after Summer flew to Denver to meet him, and they’ve been together ever since.
The former Bachelorette star announced on Instagram that he got engaged to Stacy Santilena, whom he’s been dating for two years. He shared pics of the special moment and said: "Friday 8/23 I asked this beautiful woman to marry me on the shores of Lake Tahoe, CA a place that’s always meant so much to us. @ssantilena you are my best friend and I’m so lucky I get to call you mine! I couldn’t be more excited to spend my future with you!"
Stacy shared the same photos and said: “On Friday August twenty-third at approximately 6:30pm the most amazing man in world became mine forever! I still pinch myself every day that he is my boyfriend, now I’m trying to wrap my head around him as my fiance!”
The Voice alum is set to tie the knot with her boyfriend of seven years, Tyler Cain. He proposed to her in June, while they were shooting their music video in Alaska, and according to Meghan, she definitely didn’t see it coming.
She said: “I thought we were just walking down to check out the location, but when we walked up, the videographer [Noah Douglass] was already flying the drone around us. I assumed he was just testing everything out, but it did seem a little strange. That’s when Tyler got down on one knee, and that’s when I knew. I’m not easy to surprise, but he got me!”
The Real Housewives of Orange County’s Vicki Gunvalson is officially off the market. She announced on Instagram in April that she’s engaged to her boyfriend of three years, Steve Lodge. She showed off her shiny new ring and captioned the photo: "I said 'YES.'" She also shared in an interview: “We’re so happy. He’s an amazing guy and the proposal was perfect. I can’t wait.”
Vicki has been married twice before, first to Michael J. Wolfsmith for nine years, then to Donn Gunvalson for 20 years.
The Olympic Medalist announced the news on Instagram with a gorgeous proposal photo from Paris and captioned it: “We’re engaged!” In a second photo, she also posed with her husband-to-be and shared a close-up of the diamond ring. This will be the former skater’s second marriage. She was previously married to hedge fund manager Tom May in 2016, but it only lasted for two years. Shortly after their split, she started dating Geoffrey.
After Kristen divorced her first husband, Hayes Hargrove, she confessed in an interview from 2011 that she “probably won’t ever get married” because it’s “not something that I would want to do.” But it looks like she's changed her mind, because eight years later, the Bridesmaids actress was spotted wearing a diamond ring on her wedding finger. It was finally confirmed in August that she was engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Avi Rothman. The two started dating in 2016, when they were seen showing some PDA in Kauai, Hawaii.
Not only did they get engaged in 2019, but they also got married. The actress wed her boyfriend Cooke at the Belcourt of Newport in Rhode Island, and the ceremony included guests like Amy Schumer, Adele, and Kris Jenner. At first, fans speculated that Jennifer was engaged after she was seen wearing a huge ring during dinner with Cooke in New York City. But though she never commented on it, a rep came forward and confirmed in February that they were, in fact, engaged to be married. Congrats to the newlyweds!
After the two actors met on the set of The Final Girls in 2014, they started dating in February 2015 and remained a couple ever since. After four years together, they happily announced their engagement on Instagram. Chloe wrote: “We are doing it!! I love this man with my whole heart and I am so excited to be with him forever.”
Adam also shared: "She said yes! Well actually she said 'ahh Adam' and then kissed me but I’m pretty sure that means YES! I love Chloe more than anything and I’m so excited to spend the rest of my life with her amazing self. You are my best friend and I’m thrilled you want to get old and wrinkly with me!"