After three years and two children together (daughter Harlow, 2, and son Sparrow, 5 months), Richie and Joel Madden are making it official. "We actually recently got engaged," the 28-year-old mom confirmed while taping a Late Show with David Letterman appearance Monday. Madden then broke the news on Twitter, telling fans: "Yep. i'm engaged. Very happy."
Richie showed off her huge rock (designed with jeweler Neil Lane) while stepping out to dinner with Madden at New York's Abe & Arthur restaurant following her Letterman appearance.
When Edmonton Oiler Mike Comrie is on the ice, "I'm the crazy lady sitting in the crowd screaming my head off," Duff once told PEOPLE. Well, it looks like the actress, 22, is going to be a hockey fan for life! While vacationing in Hawaii, Comrie, 29, popped the question – and the Gossip Girl alum said yes!
Talk about an oversized proposal! Comrie gave Duff a hefty princess-cut diamond engagement ring -- with a rumored $1 million price tag.
What did the 26-year-old country star get this Christmas? A fiancé! Underwood said yes to Ottawa Senators hockey star Mike Fisher, 29, over the holidays. "I don't care about details," she told PEOPLE of her upcoming nuptials. "I just want to show up and have a good time!"
Underwood's ring finger sparkles with a flawless yellow diamond, designed by jeweler Johnathon Arndt.
Actor Stephen Moyer, 40, was inspired to pop the question to his True Blood costar, 27, by his onscreen character. "There's a song Bill listens to in the car about a white sandy beach," Moyer said. "So we decided to go away for a break – to a white sandy beach – and that's where it happened."
Moyer's friend, designer jeweler Cathy Waterman, created Paquin's ring, which includes what Moyer described as a dark-colored "rustic diamond."
She may have kissed a girl, but she's marrying a British boy: Russell Brand! The 34-year-old comedian literally swept Perry, 25, off her feet by orchestrating a special New Year's surprise in India – Brand proposed as the two watched a fireworks display while perched on an elephant.
Another couple to get engaged over the holidays: Bell and longtime boyfriend Dax Shepard. The actress showed off her new engagement ring at the Grammys.
Dating, baby, then marriage – the irony isn't lost on the red-hot Enchanted actress, who got engaged in 2008 to fellow actor Darren Le Gallo after six years together. "Now that I'm pregnant, I have time to plan a wedding," she says. "And yes, I am very excited about it."
Le Gallo gave Adams a 1-carat brilliant-cut diamond by French jewelry designer Jean Dousset of Beverly Hills.
The Office star may have had a fairy-tale wedding on TV, but now she's getting her own off-screen! After saying yes to writer Lee Kirk last June in Paris, Fischer is in full-on wedding-planning mode. "We have a venue, food and music so far," she tells PEOPLE of her upcoming summer nuptials.
After marrying his Office costar Jenna Fischer onscreen, John Krasinski quietly announced his engagement to Blunt over the summer. "It was very casual," he said of his proposal to the British beauty, whom he began dating in November 2008.
She'll officially be a Real Housewife and a mommy! The reality star, 39, accepted beau Jason Hoppy's proposal on Oct. 8, and two weeks later announced her first pregnancy. The couple plan to wed before the baby's arrival in the spring.
Hoppy gave Frankel a diamond ring with a 6 1/2-carat pear-shaped center stone flanked by two side stones from jeweler Kristen Farrell.
Is the Spanish beauty next? Cruz has been coy about her relationship with beau Javier Bardem, but the gorgeous sapphire-and-diamond sparkler she's been sporting on her ring finger since October speaks volumes.