Fans tuning in to MTV’s long-running TRL show may notice a stunning sparkler on the ring finger of co-host Lyndsey Rodrigues as she turns the mic toward today’s brightest stars. A 1.5 carat diamond embraced by a row of smaller diamonds, the elegant engagement ring comes courtesy of the television personality’s long-time beau, Chris Durlacher.
A half a world away, absence made their hearts grow fonder when the VJ made her move from Australia to New York City in December 2007. Two months apart was all it took for the couple to realize that they should spend their lives together– a realization that came one step closer to becoming a reality when the prospective groom asked for his love’s hand in marriage as they enjoyed a mid-summer day rowing on the lake in Central Park, The Daily Telegraph revealed.
Currently savoring their first days of betrothed bliss, the pair have yet to decide on a date for their I do’s, although they both know that they will return to their native Australia, the land where their romance first blossomed, to become husband and wife.