Nikkie de Jager talks about wedding plans and ‘happy ending’ after transgender
Nikkie de Jager28 years old, is a make-up artist known for her glamorous looks, outgoing personality and most recently, she has become a transgender woman with millions of subscribers. And now, she’s getting married! The beauty shared details of her upcoming wedding with her fiancé Dylan Drossaersand “living in the bride’s fantasy” in a new interview with Knot. The make-up artist covered various topics surrounding her wedding, how appearing as transgender affects her relationship, who will design her outfits. and what she looks forward to the most on her special day.
What does Beauty guru have in store for the big day? A completely glamorous look, of course, with a custom bridal gown, and “colorful” and “chic” makeup. She’s looking for rhinestones on her face for makeup (she’ll do it herself, naturally). But it has to be “perfect,” as her wedding photos will take the test of time. Know Nikkie, it will be very classic with her own unique twist.
As for her dress, Nikkie says it “will be a lot of dresses”. She will wear a custom look created from scratch, which means choosing the shape, material, fabric and everything else, from top to bottom. She chose a designer she trusts, but the dress is far from perfect. “My wedding is this year and we’re still working on the sketches, if that gives you any ideas,” she shared. She says it’s the biggest challenge for the big day coming up, but the end result will definitely be Nikkie.
Nikkie and Dylan have been dating since 2018 and were together for a year before getting engaged in 2019. The radiant bride-to-be candidly told her love story, describing the moment Dylan first proposed. in Puglia, southern Italy, as her. will never forget”.
Nikkie said of her fiancé: “Dylan is a wonderful guy and a loving, caring person. “I think we were in love, I don’t know, for six months, and everything was fine.” She gave up on getting married after her previous relationship, but when she found Dylan, she felt she could really have her “happy ending”.
While Nikkie and Dylan were dating, the YouTube star made the difficult decision to become a transgender woman. She calls it one of the scariest moments of her life, but she has “a few rocks” around her, including Dylan. He’s been a huge source of support for the dreaded Nikkie, who finds publishing her upcoming video incredibly intimidating. But Dylan was there with her the whole time.
“He held my hand and looked me in the eye and said, ‘I’m going to publish this. We’ll be fine. You understand. No matter what happens, know that we have each other and everything will be fine. ‘, Nikkie explained. “When he said I was like, ‘This man will never leave me, and I will never leave this man.’ I thought, ‘That’s my man. He is mine until the end of time. ‘”
Make-up and dress-up are fun enough, but what part of her wedding day is Nikkie looking forward to most? That’s easy: make it official. “I look forward to putting on that ring and kissing, knowing we’ve made the deal,” Nikkie said. “I think every bride says that.” But she also looks forward to food, as a big foodie: “We love food, so of course we have to give our guests the best. I’m really excited for both our guests to see what we come up with. “