Cheryl Burke is sharing the sentimental story behind her attractive engagement ring — and why the diamond sparkler “couldn’t be extra good” in her eyes.
“Whereas, clearly, I completely love the look of my engagement ring (come on who doesn’t love a little bit bling 😉), the story behind it makes it much more particular,” Burke, 34, captioned an Instagram submit Thursday.
“Matt labored with my mother to get the unique diamond that my late father had given her, and designed a brand new ring round that,” she continued the submit, which features a picture of her ring and her mom’s authentic ring.
Burke continued, “It has two intertwined circles to signify our two lives coming collectively and has the phrases he used to suggest, ‘Love you at all times & endlessly,’ engraved inside.”
“It couldn’t be extra good. Swipe to see a throwback of what the unique ring appeared like! #tbt,” she concluded.
In early Might, the Dancing with the Stars alum and Dance Mothers star received engaged to her now-fiancé Matthew Lawrence, when he shocked the professional dancer with a proposal on her 34th birthday.
“It’s the identical diamond that Cheryl’s late father, Steve Burke, gave to her mom,” Burke’s rep defined to PEOPLE on the time. “Matthew, with the assistance of his mom Donna, Cheryl’s mom Sherri and XIV Karats had the stone reset and added extra diamonds to create the ring he proposed to Cheryl with.”
Lawrence kicked off the celebratory weekend by sharing a close-up picture of the ring on Instagram, exhibiting the rock gracing Burke’s finger.
“She mentioned sure,” Boy Meets World actor Lawrence, 38, wrote within the caption.
Burke stepped away from social media again in March to mourn the lack of her father. He died on March 9, practically a month shy of his 68th birthday.
The 2 had been estranged for a decade. Burke informed PEOPLE in 2011 that she felt “deserted” after her dad and mom break up when she was a toddler.
Her mom remarried in 1993, and Burke solid a detailed bond together with her stepfather Bob Wolf. She informed then-talk present host Bethenny Frankel she solely reconnected with Stephen, who lived in Thailand, again in 2012 when he was in a foul accident.
“Dad, if I had another probability to have you ever right here with me at the moment, I’d do issues in another way,” Burke captioned a candy shot of she and Stephen on Instagram, Twitter and Fb after his loss of life. “Day-after-day I’d let you know how a lot I like you. I miss you a lot already.”