PUBLISHED: 15:57, Sat, Jan 9, 2021 | UPDATED: 16:00, Sat, Jan 9, 2021
Loose Women star Stacey Solomon, 31, announced she is engaged to Joe Swash, 38, on Christmas Eve after the latter got down on one knee and popped the big question at their local woods. She has since revealed she is hoping the pair will make it down the aisle this year, following the death of family members.
I used to think I wanted to run away and elope
One of Stacey’s fans asked her if she will be tying the knot in England after she told her 3.9 million followers she had found her “dream” venue.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The mother-of-three revealed she had previously wanted to elope, but has changed her mind after the death of family members last year, including Joe’s nan.
She replied: "I used to think I wanted to run away and elope, but after losing family members this year, I could not feel more opposite.
"One of the main reasons we'd love to get married as soon as we can is because there's special people in our lives that will not be around forever, and I would do anything to share our day with them.'
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Stacey Solomon revealed she had plans to elope to marry Joe Swash (Image: INSTAGRAM•JOESWASH•ITV)
Stacey Solomon discussed her wedding plans in an Instagram Q&A with fans (Image: INSTAGRAM•STACEYSOLOMON)
“Especially knowing already how much we will miss those that can't be there.”
Stacey went on to say of her “dream” venue: “We are just trying to see if the dates work and if its possible and I can't wait to take you there with us when/if we are allowed."
Spilling further details about her plans, the former X Factor star said she is keen to make as many as her own