Pippa Middleton has confirmed she got engaged to hedge fund manager James Matthews.
In a statement, Pippa Middleton – the younger sister of Kate Middleton – and James Matthews said they are planning to marry in 2017.
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews became engaged on July 17 – reportedly during a trip to the Lake District.
Pippa Middleton was the maid of honor when Kate married Prince William in 2011.
Michael Middleton, Pippa’s father, said he and his wife Carole were “absolutely thrilled” with the news.
“They make a wonderful couple and we wish them every happiness together,” Michael Middleton added.
Pippa Middleton was wearing her engagement ring as she was pictured leaving her house this morning.
James Matthews and Pippa Middleton are reported to have been dating for about a year and were photographed at Wimbledon.