Miss Argentina and Miss Puerto Rico reveal they are married
A new power couple has entered the scene.
A former Miss Argentina and a former Miss Puerto Rico shocked and delighted fans by announcing their surprise wedding on Instagram.
Mariana Varela and Fabiola Valentín met at the Miss Grand International 2020 pageant in Thailand, where they represented Argentina and Puerto Rico respectively. After reaching the top 10 in the pageant, the two beauty queens seemed to remain close friends on social media. What fans didn’t know was that they were secretly dating all the time.
The couple posted assorted Instagram reels showing moments from their relationship, including romantic walks on the beach, candid hugs, champagne toasts and a proposal with gold and silver balloons spelling out, “Marry me?
The main image of the message shows the couple outside the courthouse in the city of San Juan, Puerto Rico, where they were married on October 28.
“After deciding to keep our relationship private, we opened the doors on a special day,” the caption reads in Spanish.
Fans, celebrities and other pageant personalities praised Varela and Valentin for their perfect love.
“Congratulations,” wrote Ghanaian singer and beauty queen Abena Akuaba, who won Miss Grand International 2020. “MGI has brought together a beautiful union.”
“Thank you for all the love!” Varela wrote in response to the well wishes. “We are very happy and blessed.”