Miss Argentina Mariana Varela and Miss Puerto Rico Fabiola Valentín have announced their marriage.
The happy couple announced the news on Instagram sharing a slew of lovey-dovey videos. The video showed Varela and Valentin on vacation together and shared a sneak peek of their grand wedding proposal.
In San Juan, Puerto Rico, they both wore white as they celebrated their union on the steps of the marriage bureau.
Likewise, in the video, the living room was decorated with red and white balloons and gold balloons with the words ”Marry Me?” attached to the window. Candles were scattered throughout the room, and the two appeared ecstatic as they slipped their engagement rings on.
They captioned, “After choosing to keep our relationship private, we open our doors to a special day, 28/10/22.” They wrote it in Spanish with emojis of a heart, a ring, and a star.
Following the post, the comments section was inundated with congratulations, including one from Miss Grand International 2020 Abena Akuaba. The beauty queen wrote, “Omg, congratulations MGI for bringing together such a beautiful union.”
Likewise, Miss Grand Brazil 2020, Lala Guedes, sends her best wishes to the couple. She wrote, “Congratulations! May your life be filled with joy and happiness.”
Mariana Varela and Fabiola Valentín first met in a beauty pageant
Varela and Valentín met at the Miss Grand International 2020 beauty pageant. Both took part in 2020 and stood out in their presentations, but they did not win.
Varela represented Argentina in the 2019 Miss Universe pageant and placed in the top ten at the Miss Grand International 2020 pageant. She has been a model for numerous campaigns and has worked on various efforts to combat gender violence.
On the other hand, Valentín also placed in the top ten at the Miss Grand International 2020 pageant. She has worked with several modeling agencies, including one in Miami.
Even after the end of the pageant, the duo remained friends. Varela and Valentín have kept their relationship almost secret, but they have shared content on social media, implying that they are more than just friends.
Both have also been spotted on red carpets at various events. The models spent the evening together at Noche Vogue, the 16th edition of San Juan Moda, and even posed for photos. Moreover, Varela and Valentín have recently revealed their Halloween costumes. The Puerto Rican model chose Betty Mármol from The Flintstones, and the Argentine model chose Vilma, with the white dress and signature pearl necklace.
Fan reaction to Mariana Varela and Fabiola Valentín’s marriage
Many Varela and Valentín fans expressed joy after the couple announced their marriage, including Miss Grand International 2019 Valentina Figuera. In her comment, she stated, “Congratulations, lovely people. God bless your marriage, and love live on!”
Similarly, Angela Yuriar from Mexico wrote, “WOOOW!!! Congratulations, and I wish you all the happiness you deserve. Love is eternal.”
In addition to the celebrities, a fan of the models wrote, “Omg congratulations MGI brought together a beautiful union.”
Another added, “Congratulations, I didn’t think so for anything bad, but for the lovely friendship. I wish you all the best.”
A third person stated, “Congratulations, my lovely ladies. So beautiful that God blesses your relationship with many blessings and that you never run out of the beautiful love you share.”
Varela thanked everyone for their kind words of support after receiving many good wishes from the couple’s friends and fans.