Taylor Swift is Engaged: An Overview of Her Fiance, Relationship Timeline, & Engagement Details
Taylor Swift has made headlines once again – this time for announcing her engagement to British actor and director Joe Alwyn. After a four-year long relationship, the 30-year-old singer and her long-term partner are ready to take the next step in their relationship. Here’s an overview of their relationship, Taylor Swift’s fiance, and details of their engagement.
Who is Joe Alwyn?
Joe Alwyn is a critically-acclaimed British actor and director. He is best known for his roles in Hollywood films, including Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, The Favourite, and most recently, Operation Mincemeat. He is also the recipient of several prestigious awards, such as the London Film Critics’ Circle Award and the British Independent Film Award.
Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn have been in a relationship since 2016. While they have maintained a low profile throughout the years, they have been spotted together in various places, such as London, Nashville, and Rome. In 2019, they were even spotted enjoying a romantic stroll in New York.
Revelation of Engagement
Taylor Swift finally confirmed her engagement on Instagram on December 23rd, 2020. She shared adorable pictures of her and Joe Alwyn alongside a romantic caption, in which she expressed her joy to be marrying her best friend. Joe Alwyn also posted the same pictures on his Instagram, expressing his love for Taylor.
Engagement Ring Overview
Taylor Swift’s engagement ring was designed by celebrity jeweler Lester Stein. It is an 18-karat gold ring that features a strikingly beautiful diamond in an emerald cut with a halo setting. It is believed to cost around $400,000. People have already started speculating that it is the same ring that Swift wore during her ‘Lover’ music video, making this a very special piece of jewelry for the couple.
The news of Taylor Swift’s engagement has sent shock-waves through her fan base. Twitter has been abuzz with people expressing their joy as well as their shock at the news. Some of the most popular reactions include:
• “ME RIGHT NOW HEASING ABOUT TAYLOR SWIFT ENGAGEMENT NEWS”
• “OMG TAYLOR SWift IS REALLY ENGAGED???”
• “AWWWWW I AM SO HAPPY FOR TAYLOR SWIFT”
• “WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE LUCKY DUDE WHO GOT TAYLOR SWIFT ENGAGED?”
• “JOE ALWYN AND TAYLOR SWIFT ARE ENGAGEDUUUUUUUUU”
Swift and Alwyn are reportedly planning an intimate wedding ceremony due to the pandemic. They are considering small guest lists as well as virtual invitations to ensure the safety of their guests. Currently, a date for the wedding has not been announced. However, the couple is said to be interested in tying the knot in the picturesque island of Martha’s Vineyard.
Near & Dear Wishes
Family and friends of Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn were seen pouring in their wishes for the couple soon after the news went public. Some of the most popular wishes include:
• “So happy for you Taylor and Joe! Wishing you both a blessed future together.” – Justin Bieber
• “I will prove I was the best man at your wedding 😉 Congrats Taylor and Joe.” – Ed Sheeran
• “Congratulations Taylor and Joe, may you have a lifetime of joy and happiness.” – Taylor Swift’s Mother
• “May your love be unwavering, and your passion be eternal. Congratulations to you both.” – Joe Alwyn’s Father
Taylor Swift’s engagement to Joe Alwyn marks the beginning of a new chapter in her life. From sneakily hiding their relationship for years to finally revealing the news of their engagement, the couple has had quite a romantic journey. The two were met with near and dear wishes from all over the world, and we can wait to hear more details about the wedding.