Virginia Gardner and Her Boyfriend Are Openly in a Relationship
Virginia Gardner and her boyfriend, Jed Elliot, confirmed they were dating back in 2020.
Neither of them shy away when it comes to expressing their love for each other and frequently post about their relationship on Instagram.
Elliot posted a black-and-white picture of himself and Gardner on December 25, 2021.
A Christmas tree surrounded by several packaged presents could be seen behind the couple.
Gardner too has made several posts about her boyfriend in the past two years. She took to Instagram in May 2021 to wish Elliot a happy 30th birthday.
“Happy birthday my love. THIRTY AND FLIRTY AND THRIVING!!!!!!!” she captioned the post while posting multiple pictures of her boyfriend.
Virginia Gardner with boyfriend Jed Elliot (Source: Instagram)
Virginia Gardner and Boyfriend Engaged
Gardner and Elliot got engaged on July 28, 2021. The bassist broke the news with a post on Instagram.
“Popped a lil’ question! I love you more than anything @ginnygardner,” he wrote, followed by a black heart emoji.
Elliot also uploaded a picture of Gardner showing off the engagement ring while teary-eyed.
Virginia Gardner shows off her engagement ring after being proposed to by her boyfriend. (Source: Instagram)
Gardner also shared the news on her Instagram. She posted a picture of their pet dog, Winston, who was wearing a tag on his collar that read: “Will you marry daddy?”
She confirmed she had agreed to his proposal through the caption that read, “One million times yes. Love you forever and ever.”
Gardner revealed more details about the proposal on her Instagram Stories. She said he popped the question by going down on one knee on a beach in Santa Barbara, California.
Virginia Gardner’s Past Relationships
Before getting together with Elliot, Gardner was in two known relationships.
She first dated actor Graham Patrick Martin in 2013. During their time together, she was very supportive of Gardner and even spread the words regarding his works to her followers.
However, after four years together, the two actors called it quits. Following the split, Gardner moved on with another actor, Graham Rogers.
Rogers and Gardner started dating in 2017, but split a year later in 2018. She remained single for roughly a year and a half before getting together with Elliot.
Jed Elliot and Jade Thirlwall
As for her boyfriend, Elliot, before getting together with her, he was in a relationship with Little Mix singer Jade Thirlwall.
The two first met in Los Angeles in 2015 through Jesy Nelson’s boyfriend at the time — Jake Roche.
They started dating at the beginning of 2016 and Thirlwall revealed she had to “chase him for a few months.” The pair dated for three years before calling it quits in 2019.
The reason for their split was revealed to be their hectic work schedule.
Elliot was on a tour with his band at the time, while Thirlwall was busy with Little Mix's promo as well as preparing for the LM5 Tour.
The split was said to be amicable and Thirlwall moved on with Rizzle Kicks star Jordan Stephens. Their relationship started after he slid into her DMs in May 2020, and they went on a few dates.
The Little Mix singer and Stephens confirmed their romance in October 2020.