Mariana Varela (Miss Argentina 2019) and Fabiola Valentín (Miss Puerto Rico 2020) have revealed that they have been in a secret relationship for two years and are now married.
The two beauty queens met at the 2020 Miss Grand International competition in Thailand, where they represented Argentina and Puerto Rico. After making it to the pageant top 10, Both appeared to remain close friends on social media. What we didn’t know is they were secretly dating the whole time. The two came out about their marriage on Instagram.
After two years together, Fabiola Valentín of Puerto Rico and Mariana Varela of Argentina posted an Instagram reel celebrating their romance.
“After deciding to keep our relationship private, we opened the doors to you on a special day,” the caption said, adding heart, sparkle and ring emojis.
Fans, celebrities and fellow pageant figures congratulated Varela and Valentín on their picture-perfect love.
“Thanks for all the love!” Varela wrote in reply to the well-wishes. “We are very happy and blessed.”
Same-sex marriage is legal in Argentina and has been legal in Puerto Rico since 2015 following a US supreme court ruling.