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More Coverage Of Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s Proposal To Peta Murgatroyd – Videos

Below you can view some video coverage from Entertainment Tonight of Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd’s engagement. Also below are some fan videos. I get teary eyed every time I see Peta’s face and how she reacted. So so cute.

December 6, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

HQ Photos Of “Sway” And Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s Proposal To Peta Murgatroyd

Check out Getty Images for some fun photos from “Sway” last night in Miami. The selection includes photos of Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd’s engagement. Below are just a few of them! So cute!!

ETA: You can view even more Sway and Engagement photos here and here. Peta’s ring is stunning! More below too…

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I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Congratulations to Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy on their Engagement!

Best wishes to both of them!! I think they make a good couple and both seem very happy. And I love Peta’s hair in this picture. πŸ™‚

ETA: Vogue here! You can read more on the wedding proposal at US Weekly. I am so so happy for them!!

The romantic moment went down at the end of a performance of Sway at the Olympia Theater in Miami, Fla. Sway stars the Chmerkovskiy brothers and Murgatroyd, as well as DWTS pro Tony Dovolani and DWTS alums Meryl Davis and Rumer Willis, who were partnered with Maks and Val, respectively, in their winning seasons.

“I’m in love with you and I want to be in love with you for the rest of my life,” Chmerkovskiy said, according to an eyewitness. “Will you marry me?”

She said 'yes' 😊 @petamurgatroyd

A photo posted by @maksimc on

December 5, 2015 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

DWTS Professionals – Past and Present – Attend MAXIM’s 2015 Halloween Party

Is it just me, or is Val very lacking in imagination when it comes to Halloween costumes?? πŸ˜€  Love Peta and Maks’ costumes, although I think Maks has worn something similar before. Mark and BC’s costumes speak to their inner selves, I think – a bit bohemian, very artistic. Cheryl Burke was there too, sans costume, but she looks great. I give everyone an A except for Val and Cheryl. Come on dude. It’s Halloween.  Cheryl, at least I love the dress. πŸ˜‰

Thanks to DWTSGossip for the heads up on these – I’ve lost my touch these days. Vogue does the media. πŸ™‚

October 25, 2015 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

DWTS Peta Murgatroyd, Tony Dovolani, Val Chmerkovskiy Attend Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s Cantamessa Man Launch – HQ Photos

Last night, Dancing With The Stars Peta Murgatroyd, Val Chmerkovskiy, and Tony Dovolani attended the launch of Cantamessa Man with Maksim Chmerkovskiy at the Closet by Sharon Segal and Nina Segal at The Promenade in Westlake Village, California. Isn’t it great to see Miss Peta out and about again? Beautiful! To see more photos, click on any of the pics below.

October 9, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

New Photos Of Maksim Chmerkovskiy And Peta Murgatroyd, Maks Also Talks On The New Season Of DWTS

If you head to the Daily Mail, you can view some new photos of Maks Chmerkovskiy And Peta Murgatroyd. Maks also talked with KTLA today (see below) about the new season of Dancing With The Stars (Thanks to DWTSgossip for this find). I love what he said on Peta.

September 2, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Sharna Burgess Talks About an Exciting Opening Pro Routine and Pro Packages

Sharna got on Periscope yesterday and gave out some interesting tidbits about the show! I have two clips below, but if you want to follow Sharna on Periscope or see the whole thing, click the link. She looks just stunning – the hair and the eyes. Flawless.

This is just two small parts of the whole periscope – when it starts she’s talking about Derek, the rest you can figure out from there. Very excited about both DWTS-related things she talks about. πŸ™‚


Sharna Periscope 1 by dereklvr1013


Sharna Periscope 2 by dereklvr1013

August 29, 2015 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

Dancing with the Stars Season 21 – PRO WATCH!!

Here we are again!! It’s about that time of year, folks.

And, as usual, the pros that I don’t want to be in, are already in. Or in Derek’s case….mostly in. πŸ™‚ Β He’s been telling fans in Meet and Greets that he’s likely going to be on but doesn’t want to confirm in case something happens to change that. DWTSGossip says that he did indeed say yes to this season – but as she correctly pointed out, he’s said no before and it turned into a yes. But, this is Derek’s life right now (many, MANY irons in the fire) – he’s not doing it for PR, he just doesn’t know what’s going to happen. Drives me crazy. πŸ™‚ Β I’ll be writing a blog soon on PureDerekHough.com about my Meet and Greet and how he answered a particular question I asked him that bodes very well for his future.

Val has also said he’ll be back and, as reigning champ, that’s no surprise. He also doesn’t seem to have the options that Derek does. I also will be curious to see how much they pimp and manipulate for him and his partner, now that he actually has a MBT. This could be one of the more interesting things about this season – if their behavior toward him changes, now that it’s mission accomplished. Someone please explain to me why Sharna or Emma don’t get the pimpage treatment?? Their social media accounts can’t touch the men’s, but still.

What about Mark? I expect him back as it helps his music career, and now his studio, for him to be on the show. I think it’s about time for him to have another shot at the MBT again – it’s not like he’s been handed ringers the past couple seasons (unlike some), he’s just been surprised and fortunate, like Derek has in the past. But I haven’t seen any talk from him on the matter. Read more..

August 5, 2015 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

New Photos Of Dancing With The Stars Peta Murgatroyd And Maksim Chmerkovskiy In Beverly Hills

Maks Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd were seen out and about in Beverly Hills, California yesterday. You can view a bunch of photos of them at the Daily Mail. Zimbio has some photos too including the one below.

Maksim Chmerkovskiy Peta Murgatroyd California

July 29, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Tony Dovolani Would Love To Judge Dancing With The Stars: What do you think?

E News is reporting that Toni Dovolani would like to be a judge on Dancing With The Stars. Yes or No to the idea?

“I would love to judge,” longtime pro Tony Dovolani told E! News backstage at Sway: A Dance Trilogy. “If that’s the call they make, I would accept it graciously and happily.”

Tony is confident he’d “bring something to the table,” as he’s “been on the show for 19 seasons.” (He joined DWTS in its second season and has competed every season since.)

“I’ve been partnered with so many different celebrities,” he said. “I have a lot of knowledge of what they go through. I’d judge fairly.”

More at E News.

Also, here is Tony and Maks talking to the Golf Channel. Thanks to DWTSGossip for this find….

June 9, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.