After keeping their two-year relationship secret, the former Miss Argentina and Miss Puerto Rico have announced on Instagram that they are officially married.
Mariana Varela and Fabiola Valentín were contestants at the Miss Grand International in 2022, representing their countries Argentina and Puerto Rico, respectively.
CNN reported both contestants met at the competition and appeared to be “close friends” on social media thereafter.
The couple announced their marriage through an Instagram Reel that showed off moments throughout their relationship as the song “Lugar Seguro”, meaning “safe place” in Spanish, by Jay Wheeler and Noreh played in the background.
From dates, trips enjoyed together, to the moment the question was popped, no moment were missing.
The caption read, “After deciding to keep our relationship private, we opened the doors to them on a special day. 28/10/22.”
The couple married at the city courthouse in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Oct. 28.
Several celebrities and the former Miss Universe have congratulated the couple on their marriage.
“Omg congratulations MGI brought together a beautiful union😍,” Miss Ghana 2014 Abena Akuaba wrote.
The couple has thanked fans and friends for their good wishes.
“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,” Varela wrote.