10 Things You Didn’t Know About HGTV Stars Ben And Erin Napier’s Relationship
Ben and Erin Napier are HGTV’s newest stars with their show Home Town which revolves around restoring old homes in the small Southern town of Laurel, Mississippi where they live. It only has one season under its belt, but Home Town has already become a huge hit and has been renewed for a second season. One of the biggest draws of watching this show is to see the cute relationship between Ben and Erin Napier, which reminds us a lot of Chip and Joanna Gaines! In celebration of their success, here’s a look at 10 things you probably didn’t know about Ben and Erin’s relationship!
10. College Sweethearts
Ben and Erin Napier met while attending Jones County Junior College and later Ole Miss University. They refer to the week they met as “love week” and treat it like an anniversary. Their relationship blossomed while they worked on the Yearbook committee together in school. Erin was a designer for the committee and Ben was voted in as one of the honorees. Erin volunteered to work with Ben and. after a few hangouts, they were both hooked on each other!
9. They Both Crushed on Each Other
According to Erin, she had a crush on Ben for about a year before they actually met. “He was the guy on campus that everyone knew, and I just wanted to be his friend.” Ben then sounded off his version of their fairy tale: “The first time I met Erin was in the cafeteria at Jones County Community College. I was talking to a group of girls and they said, wow, I love that girl’s style. I turned around and Erin had this really short pixie cut and she was wearing these loose-fitting jeans and it was like, oh man, she was so cool. From that moment on I was hooked.” Sounds like it was love at first sight!