Candice Huffine Announces Girlfriend Shelly Lynch-Sparks On Valentines Day

Candice Huffine girlfriend Shelly Lynch-Sparks is an interior designer. Candice and Shelly announced their relationship on Valentine’s Day.

Huffine is a well-known American plus-size model repped by IMG Models. She is a former teenage beauty queen who signed her first modeling contract in 2000 at the young age of 16.

She soon entered the world of high fashion, where she is praised for reducing various barriers in the fashion industry.

In 2015, Huffinee became the first plus-size fashion model profiled in the Pirelli Calendar.

In 2016, she gained international fame for her involvement in Lane Bryant’s #ImNoAngel campaign.

Her A-list work includes being featured in popular publications such as Italian Vogue, Glamour, i-D, and CR Fashion Book.

The model married her long-term boyfriend, Matt Powers, in October 2011.

However, the beauty queen just introduced her beautiful partner, Shelly, via Instagram on the special occasion of Valentine’s Day.

Candice Huffine Introduces Her Girlfriend

Candice Huffine introduced girlfriend Shelly via her Instagram on the occasion of Valentines Day. Friends and family quickly admired the couple.

The model wrote, “Galentine to Valentine, friends to soulmate, now to always. Happy Valentines Day @shell_sparks, I love you!” while sharing a stunning picture of herself with her partner on Instagram.

Huffine and Lynch-Sparks looked gorgeous in their red attire as they clicked a romantic picture in the beautiful city of Greece.

Digital creator and model Caralyn Mirand Koch couldn’t hold herself from praising the snap as she wrote, “Stunning photos.”

Other celebrities such as Maxey Greene, Kerry Justich, Ashley Longshore, and Hunter McGrady also admired the pair.

Talking about Shelly, she has been friends with Candice for more than 15 years.

She is an interior designer and the founder of Hyphen & Co, a New York-based design firm. She loves creating contrast in a room.

Lynch-Sparks’s father was a contractor, and she grew up mostly on job sites, witnessing spaces transformed by renovations. No wonder she found her love and passion for interior design.

She is active on Instagram under the username @shell_sparks. As of writing, she has 1,146 posts and 3.1k followers on the platform.

Candice Huffine Photographer Husband Matt Powers

Candice Huffine and husband Matt Powers wed on October 8, 2011, in Brooklyn, New York. The pair lived in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Following the model’s recent Valentine’s post, fans are curious to know what happened between her and Matt.

However, the pair have not shared any recent updates about their marital status. People worry if they are divorced.

Previously, she regularly shared loving pictures of her better half Huffine on IG. Her last post featuring Powers on Instagram was on February 12, 2020, on his birthday.

She last added a photo of herself clicked by her hubby on May 19, 2020.

Since then, the model has not shared pictures of herself with Powers. The photographer is available on IG under the nametag @themattpowers.

Powers is well known for his work with November Projects. He further co-founded a subscription box service for dogs called Shaggy Swag.

Her Married Life And Relationship Timeline

Huffine enjoyed a blissful married life with her beloved husband, Powers, for over a decade.

She frequently shared loving pictures of herself with her hubby on Instagram, giving a glimpse of her marital bliss.

Their marriage

After dating for quite a long time, the pair finally decided to tie the knot in Brooklyn on October 8, 2011.

She has previously shared stunning photos of her wedding day clicked by Jessica Lavoie on her IG.

She marked her sixth marriage anniversary by sharing several pictures of her big day on her social media account.

She captioned the post, “Steady rocking, still laughing 10/8/11 #HUFFPOW #sensationak6.”

They appeared on the Runners of NYC podcast

In February 2019, Huffine and Powers appeared on the Runners of NYC podcast.

The Brooklyn-based couple shared their story of finding running at different life stages.

The model shared how she was so against becoming a runner initially. She then watched her partner transform because of his new lifestyle and the community he was a part of.

Matt and Huffine during the pandemic

The pair lived in Brooklyn but spent most of the pandemic days in their holiday home in Long Island.

Before the COVID pandemic, the model had become a catwalk favorite for Christian Siriano and Tommy Hilfiger.

Speaking of her success, Huffine stated, “It took 10 years of not backing down.”