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Binky Felstead reveals special role daughter India played in her engagement

The Made in Chelsea star announced the happy news on social media

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Diane Shipley
Diane ShipleySenior Online Writer
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Binky Felstead shared the loveliest news with her fans on Sunday afternoon – she's engaged!

The Made in Chelsea star posted a sweet photo which showed herself and her new fiancé Max Fredrik Darnton kissing in a field as she held her left hand up to the camera.

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On her ring finger was a huge and very distinctive diamond ring featuring a concentric octagonal design which sparkled in the sun.

Binky then posted another photo which showed a close-up of her beautiful ring.

In the caption, the star confirmed that the photo meant that she was engaged and explained that her three-year-old daughter India had played an important part in the big occasion. The doting mum wrote: "The easiest 'Yes' EVER!

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"On Friday morning, on their way to the duck pond, Max asked India for her permission to ask her mummy to marry him. I love you Max - you bring out the best in me. I'm so lucky [red heart emoji]."

The 30-year-old's followers were quick to congratulate her, including her famous fans. Millie Mackintosh posted a row of heart emojis in response, while Ferne McCann commented: "Ahhhhhhhhhh congratulations darling."

TOWIE star Billie Faiers also chimed in, adding: "Awwww congratulations darling… sooo happy for you."

Other followers shared a series of heartfelt comments that revealed how happy they were to read the news, with one sharing an especially emotional tribute.

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Binky shared a close-up of her gorgeous ring

It read: "We’ve never met, I doubt our paths will ever cross but I always admired your courage in MIC. It’s so wonderful to see this news.

"I’m really happy to see it, I hope it doesn’t sound strange but you deserve a fairytale and now it’s happening for you. Enjoy every moment."

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Others posted crying emojis and heart emojis, while one wrote: "Might cry."

Another, meanwhile, summed up what many people who saw the picture were surely thinking, writing: "That ring," followed by two heart-eyes emojis.

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