Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are tying the knot. The couple, who made their red-carpet debut at the 2017 Met Gala, announced their engagement over the weekend, with Lopez sharing the news with her 88 million Instagram followers. The singer posted a photo of the ring — a large, square-shaped diamond punctuated by a fresh white manicure.
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Celebrity nail artist Tom Bachik, who has been Lopez’s go-to Los Angeles manicurist for 10 years, was responsible for the bridal nail look, which he gave to Lopez the Friday before the engagement took place. The manicure was part of a look he created for a project Lopez is working on. (Bachik was not aware the nails would be a part of an engagement announcement a couple of days later.)
“I saw [the engagement photo] probably minutes after it got posted on Instagram,” he said. “I texted [Lopez] directly and said, ‘So excited for you guys, congratulations.’ She wrote back, ‘Thanks, we’re so happy — and the nails look great, too.’ I wanted to see them but I didn’t want to ruin the