Frazer Harrison/Getty Kaitlyn Bristowe and Jason Tartick
The couple bought engaged on Monday whereas recording an episode of Bristowe’s Off the Vine podcast. The previous Bachelorette was informed she could be interviewing a particular visitor, solely to be shocked by a proposal.
“It was every part I might have requested for,” Bristowe, 35, informed Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday. “The phrases that got here out of his mouth had been insanely stunning. We have by no means locked eyes like that in our lives. We had been holding arms, so intense, and I used to be listening to his each phrase, however nonetheless blacked out.”
“It was actually particular,” she added.
Bristowe, who was the star of The Bachelorette‘s eleventh season in 2015, went public together with her relationship with Tartick in January 2019, two months after she announced her split from fiancé Shawn Booth. Tartick, a fellow franchise alum, made it to the ultimate three on Becca Kufrin‘s season of The Bachelorette in 2018.
“We’re on the subsequent step in our relationship the place we need to develop much more and we will not do this lengthy distance,” Bristowe stated on Off the Vine on the time. “Cheers to new roommates! I am unable to wait to see what stuff you do this drive me nuts.”
Tartick, 32, had been dwelling in Seattle, however stated a transfer nearer to the east coast labored nicely for him, because it put him nearer to his household.
“Kaitlyn and I bought to some extent the place being throughout all the nation did not make sense,” he stated. “I believe that for the quick time period and the long run, Nashville was the most effective place for us to be.”
Jason Tartick and Kaitlyn Bristowe
Bristowe, who will co-host the upcoming season of The Bachelorette alongside Tayshia Adams, beforehand informed PEOPLE that whereas the connection took her unexpectedly, the 2 shortly formed a strong bond.
“[It] was positively not one thing I anticipated,” she stated in 2019. “After I met him, relationship anybody wasn’t even on my radar, particularly relationship anybody in Bachelor world, however one thing in my thoughts was rooting for him. And I assumed, ‘Whoever dates him is a fortunate woman.'”
“Jason is such a happy-go-lucky man,” she added. “He is so supportive and he is such a optimistic a part of my life. I am so grateful for him. I wasn’t myself for some time, and now I am higher than ever.”