The adorable story behind the engagement ring Proudlock gave to Emma Louise Connolly

He designed the ring himself…

If you follow either Oliver Proudlock or his new fiancée Emma Louise Connolly on Instagram you’ll no doubt have got a little bit teary-eyed when he popped the question over the weekend. To celebrate their four-year anniversary, 29-year-old Proudlock surprised his then-girlfriend by popping the question - and they took to Instagram to share the happy news.


Taken by surprise, model and influencer Emma couldn’t stop gushing about her husband-to-be, and was in love with the ring he designed for her. Yes, that’s right, Proudlock helped design the ring and used a diamond from his grandmother’s ring. Teaming up with Vow Jewellery, the former Made in Chelsea star worked on the bespoke engagement ring, making sure the white and black diamond art deco ring was perfect for his bride-to-be.


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Overcome with joy, Emma revealed to her 313k followers: “I’m genuinely not sure if I’ll ever stop crying. @Proudlock designed the most breathtaking ring of my DREAMS using the diamonds from his Grandma’s engagement ring. That’ll be me crying again.”


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The pair got engaged during a cute picnic in Sweden as the duo celebrated their fourth anniversary. Taking to Instagram to announce the news, Proudlock said: “SHE SAID YES!!! SHE IS MAKING AN HONEST MAN OF ME. GREATEST MOMENT OF MY LIFE.”

Fans of the couple rushed to congratulate the pair, with fellow newlywed Millie Mackintosh commenting: “So happy for you both!!! Best couple ever.”

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