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Love Is Blind’s Shaina Hurley is engaged to Christos Lardakis after split from Kyle Abrams

Love Is Blind season 2 contestant Shaina Hurley is engaged to Christos Lardakis after split from Kyle Abrams

Love Is Blind star Shaina Hurley is engaged to boyfriend Christos Lardakis after nearly one year together.

He reportedly proposed on March 10 with a stunning diamond ring and the pair plan on getting married later this summer in Greece.

Christos only made his Instagram debut on her platform last week in a carousel of snaps shared from a romantic holiday with the caption: ‘My ride or die forever.’  

Congratulations: Love Is Blind star Shaina Hurley is engaged to boyfriend Christos Lardakis after nearly one year together

‘Shaina is engaged. She’s been dating Christos for almost a year and this is the happiest I’ve ever seen her,’ a source told PEOPLE.

‘He has stood by her side through all of the Love Is Blind drama and has been her steady in the storm.’ 

Lardakis lists himself as a residential/commercial development construction specialist through his own company, and co-owns a chain of breakfast cafe’s in the Chicago area with his family. 

The happy couple: He reportedly proposed on March 10 with a stunning diamond ring and the pair plan on getting married later this summer in Greece; seen on Instagram

The happy couple: He reportedly proposed on March 10 with a stunning diamond ring and the pair plan on getting married later this summer in Greece; seen on Instagram

'He has stood by her side through all of the Love Is Blind drama and has been her steady in the storm,' a source said

‘He has stood by her side through all of the Love Is Blind drama and has been her steady in the storm,’ a source said

The insider added Hurley is ‘such a sweetheart and has found a man who loves her and understands her. She deserves the very best.

Shaina found fame this year on the second season of the popular Netflix dating show where she at first accepted Kyle Abrams’ proposal with his mother’s engagement ring despite their opposing religious views and having never seen each other before.

Love Is Blind paired singles who are looking for love and have the chance to get to know each other without physically seeing one another by talking in designated pods.

Tough break: Shaina found fame this year on the second season of the popular Netflix dating show where she at first accepted Kyle Abrams' proposal with his mother's engagement ring despite their opposing religious views and having never seen each other before

Tough break: Shaina found fame this year on the second season of the popular Netflix dating show where she at first accepted Kyle Abrams’ proposal with his mother’s engagement ring despite their opposing religious views and having never seen each other before

The social experiment, hosted by Nick and Vanessa Lachey, moves on to the next stage where couples can meet only after a blind proposal. 

Upon finally seeing each other for the first time, Shaina expressed doubts that their relationship would work solely because of religion, but she confessed behind closed doors that she had feelings for another contestant, Shayne Jansen. 

Jansen also connected with Natalie Lee and struggled with his decision on who to propose to, but ultimately got down on one knee for Lee. She left him at the altar, though, and chose not to get married at the end of the season. 

Kyle has since moved on as well, and is reportedly dating another Love Is Blind co-star who chose not to get married, Deepti Vempati. 

Not a good look: Shaina couldn't get over her connection in the pods with Shayne Jansen (seen above) and attempted to thwart his engagement to Natalie Lee, but to no avail. Jansen was ultimately left at the altar when Natalie decided not to go through with the marriage

Not a good look: Shaina couldn’t get over her connection in the pods with Shayne Jansen (seen above) and attempted to thwart his engagement to Natalie Lee, but to no avail. Jansen was ultimately left at the altar when Natalie decided not to go through with the marriage

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