Miss Argentina and Miss Puerto Rico have introduced they tied the knot in secret after claiming they’ve been in a ‘personal’ relationship for 2 years.
Mariana Varela, 26, from Argentina, and Fabiola Valentín, 22, from Puerto Rico, first met in 2020 once they represented their counties within the Miss Grand International competitors.
Before sharing their shock information on Instagram, the newlyweds – who by no means confirmed they had been courting – solely ever gushed about their ‘friendship’ on social media.
Announcing that they’d tied the knot, each fashions shared the identical Reel with their mixed Instagram following of 233,000.
In the 30-second video, the couple started by sharing snippets from their travels – together with a clip of them cuddling up on Jobos seashore in Puerto Rico and having fun with a romantic boat trip in Mexico.
Mariana Varela (left), 26, from Argentina, and Fabiola Valentín (proper), 22, from Puerto Rico, introduced they’ve tied the knot earlier this week. The fashions wed on the Marriage Bureau in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on 28 October
The couple – who’ve a mixed Instagram following of 233,000 – shared a highlights video from their relationship. It included a clip from the night they determined to get engaged
The pair first met in 2020 once they represented their counties within the Miss Grand International competitors
The video shared clips from their travels throughout South America prior to now two years. The couple had solely ever hinted at their romance earlier than asserting they had been married
The video – which has racked up over 1.8m views in three days – then jumps ahead to the night time the place they bought engaged.
The clip exhibits the couple’s condo stuffed with an assortment of pink and white balloons, rose petals and fairy lights.
Gold balloons studying ‘Marry Me?’ have been positioned in entrance of the window earlier than the video jumps to a clip of Fabiola putting a hoop on Mariana’s finger.
The newlyweds selected have virtually an identical silver engagement rings – that includes a cushioned-set diamond on a pave band.
The newlyweds selected have virtually an identical silver engagement rings – that includes a cushioned-set diamond on a pave band. The Instagram Reel confirmed them celebrating their engagement afterwards
The newlyweds’ video encompasses a clip of them cuddling up on Jobos seashore in Puerto Rico
Fabiola – pictured in 2022 – represented Argentina within the 2019 Miss Universe competitors earlier than then making it by means of to the Top 10 of Miss Grand International 2020.
The video ends with the couple sharing a kiss exterior the Marriage Bureau in San Juan the place they tied the knot on 28 October.
While Fabiola opted for a white blazer dress with fringed skirt, her new spouse Mariana wore a white jacket and black trousers for the event.
The newlyweds captioned the clip: ‘After deciding to maintain our relationship personal, we opened the doorways to them on a special occasion.’
The shared submit has amassed over 128,000 ‘likes’ because it was posted earlier this week and followers had been fast to congratulate the pair on their glad information.
Mariana – pictured on vacation in 2022 – was topped Miss Argentina in 2019
The couple – pictured earlier than their 2022 marriage ceremony – captioned the video: ‘After deciding to maintain our relationship personal, we opened the doorways to them on a special occasion.’
The pair – who’ve been identified every for 2 years – thanked followers for ‘all of the love’ on their video. Pictured: the couple pose for a selfie in August 2022
One replied: ‘Omg! Congratulations sisters! Lovelovelove!’
Another added: ‘CONGRATULATIONS!! Many blessings to you!”
‘Congratulations beautiful, a third wrote. ‘God bless your union and long live love!!!!’
Blown away by the response their post received, Mariana wrote on her Instagram Stories: ‘Thanks for all the love! We are very happy and blessed.
‘I wish you that the love you are giving us is multiplied! Endless thanks.’
Before this week, the pair only seem to have hinted at their romance on social media.
Wishing her now-wife a happy birthday earlier this year, Fabiola wrote: ‘Thank you for making me part of your life and accomplice of your happiness.
‘You are a priceless treasure and I hope to keep our friendship forever.’
Fabiola represented Argentina in the 2019 Miss Universe competition before then making it through to the Top 10 of Miss Grand International 2020.
According to Hola, Mariana additionally made it by means of to the ultimate of the competitors after being topped Miss Argentina in 2019.