Vanessa Minnillo Takes Husband Nick Lachey’s Name on Twitter

By: Gabrielle Chung / November 19, 2011

Nick & Vanessa Honeymoon
Nick and Vanessa honeymoon in St. Barts.
Just as one celebrity couple dissolves on Twitter, another one rises from the ashes!

Vanessa Minnillo has decided to make the switch and take on Nick Lachey‘s last name on Twitter. Vanessa made it official last night in a special tweet:

So…. I’m making it official, and I LOVE my “new name”! @VanessaLachey…. has a nice ring to it ;-)So…. I’m making it official, and I LOVE my “new name”! @VanessaLachey…. has a nice ring to it ;-)

Mrs. Lachey, who met Nick in 2006 after appearing in his music video, wed the singer in July 2011. The couple had the ceremony filmed by TLC and aired the special day in a show titled, Nick & Vanessa’s Dream Wedding.    

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