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Kate Upton Poses With Her Engagement Ring on Date Night With Justin Verlander

Kate Upton Justin VerlanderKate Upton and Justin Verlander attend the 2016 LACMA Art + Film gala at LACMA on October 29, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)

She’s a beaming future bride! Model-turned-actress Kate Upton and her fiance, Justin Verlander, enjoyed a cozy date-night on Tuesday, November 8, and the model couldn’t help but show off her stunning engagement ring.

Detroit Tigers pitcher Verlander, 33, posted a cute photo of his future wife, 24, grinning and posing for the camera with her chin in her left hand. The image calls attention to Upton’s striking, round-cut, diamond ring on its diamond pave setting.

😍😍😍 #datenight

A photo posted by Justin Verlander (@justinverlander) on

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model memorably revealed her engagement news this past May at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala in New York City. Upton walked the red carpet of the celebrity-beloved annual affair with a suspiciously large ring on that finger. She later confirmed the news to E!

“I’m really excited,” she remarked at the time. “He asked me right before season started so we’ve been keeping it on the down low for quite a while. So, I’m excited to finally be able to share it with the world!”

She shared, however, that they’re taking their time with wedding planning. “We are enjoying the engagement period,” she told the site.

Like many other celebrity couples, Upton and Verlander paired up this past Halloween to coordinate costumes. The future spouses went as Sandy and Danny from Grease, and even showed off their dance moves on Instagram.

#happyhalloween #grease tell me about it, stud!

A photo posted by Kate Upton (@kateupton) on

“Yep… @justinverlander is a better dancer than me!” Upton admitted on her Instagram page.

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Esther Lee
Esther Lee
Esther is the Senior News Editor at The Knot. A self-proclaimed pop culture enthusiast, she appreciates a good celebrity interview just as much as she adores Nancy Meyers movies. You can find her kicking off her mornings with barre and a green juice, traveling and exploring new cultures, and rapidly scrolling her feed for the latest and greatest news. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter at @theestherlee.