Cupid's Pulse Article: Olivia Palermo Gets Engaged to Johannes Huebl In St. BartsCupid's Pulse Article: Olivia Palermo Gets Engaged to Johannes Huebl In St. Barts

By Brittany Stubbs

2014 marked the beginning of an engagement and year of love for Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl. While vacationing in St. Barts, the German model popped the question to Palermo, confirms People. The couple revealed their exciting news in an Instagram video, this Wednesday. The video shows Palermo skipping through the palms with the wind in her hair, showing off both the engagement ring and her pure happiness.

What are some reasons to get engaged on a holiday? 

Cupid’s Advice: 

Getting engaged on a holiday definitely has its perks. Cupid sheds some light:

1. Family and friends around: Getting engaged on a holiday sets up the potential to have more people to celebrate with. With family and friends usually off work, they not only can be close to congratulate you on your engagement, but they can even help be apart of it.

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2. More time to celebrate: Who wants to get engaged and then return to work the next day? On a holiday, you usually have a break or some flexibility in your schedule, which allows for more time to celebrate with your lover…which is what everyone wants to do after getting engaged.

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3. Your anniversary will always be special: When the anniversary of your engagement is also a national holiday, you’ll never miss a year of celebrating one of the most important days of your life. You also won’t have to try and move around your schedule or plans every year to recognize your special day, because your job will most likely already allow you the day off (depending on the holiday).

What are some reasons to get engaged on a holiday? Share your thoughts below.