Olivia Culpo Shares Emotional Moment From Christian McCaffrey’s Sweet Proposal

The power couple announced their engagement in early April.
Olivia Culpo

Olivia Culpo.

Model and reality TV star Olivia Culpo is giving her fans an inside look at her marriage proposal. The four-time SI Swimsuit model and 49ers running back Christian McCaffrey initially announced their engagement in a joint Instagram post on April 7.

Culpo wished her fiancé a happy 27th birthday Wednesday by sharing a sweet clip from the moment in the desert. The couple walked to a location that McCaffrey had decorated with white flowers before he knelt down on one knee. The precious moment was backtracked to “Sea of Love” by Langhorne Slim and Jill Andrews.

“Happy birthday to my best friend. I love you so much 🥹❤️♾️ @christianmccaffrey,” Culpo, 31, wrote in her caption.

Tons of the couple’s friends and plenty of the 2020 SI Swimsuit Issue cover model’s 5.3 million followers wrote in the comments that they were brought to tears.

“Crying 😭 love y’all,” 2023 SI Swimsuit Issue cover star Brooks Nader wrote.

“It’s dusty in here.😭Love you both. ❤️❤️,” Culpo’s soon-to-be mother-in-law, Lisa McCaffrey, added.

“So sweet! Love you both!” Claire Colette applauded.

“So many goosebumps,” Sarah Rose Summers Combs noted.

“awwww love this love ❤️❤️❤️,” Rachel Zeilic observed.

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Cara O’Bleness


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