'Modern Family' Star Announces Engagement, Launches New Foundation

Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson announced today that he and boyfriend Justin Mikita are now engaged! The video announcement also broke the news of the launch of Ferguson and Mikita’s new foundation, Tie the Knot, which will combine a love of fashion with the marriage equality movement. Check out the video below!


Tie the Knot in partnership with The Tie Bar will be producing collections of unique bowties in limited quantities with the proceeds benefitting various organizations working for LGBT equality. Visit tietheknot.org for more information and sign up to be notified when bowties are available.


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