13 Famous Lesbian Couples We Completely Adore (PHOTOS)

Michele Zipp | Oct 7, 2015 Celebrities
13 Famous Lesbian Couples We Completely Adore (PHOTOS)

Ruby Rose Phoebe DahlLove, sweet love -- that is so evident when looking at photos and reading interviews about these sweet couples. It's beautiful to see how some of these relationships have lasted decades and others are just starting out, but the admiration and affection is so strong. I think we can learn a thing or two from these famous lesbian couples.

From the longtime love of Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner to new couple Ellen Page and Samantha Thomas, here are some of the cutest celebrity pairings around.


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  • Ellen DeGeneres & Portia de Rossi


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    Ellen and Portia recently celebrated seven years of marriage. During her acceptance speech for Choice Comedian at the Teen Choice Awards, Ellen said while looking at her wife, "What an amazing day this is. This is my seven-year wedding anniversary, so happy anniversary. It's yours, too."

  • Ruby Rose & Phoebe Dahl


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    Model and Orange Is the New Black actress Ruby Rose and her girlfriend, designer Phoebe Dahl, said it was love at first sight for these two. The couple met in 2014, and were engaged three months later.

  • Lily Tomlin & Jane Wagner


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    The extremely talented Lily Tomlin and her equally extremely talented writer/director/producer wife Jane Wagner were together for 42 years before they got married in 2014. These two have a great love and even are creative collaborators. Talk about a Hollywood power couple!

  • Sara Gilbert & Linda Perry


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    How sweet is this family?! Hot couple actress Sara Gilbert and singer-songwriter Linda Perry are also the parents of a cute little boy name Rhodes. Gilbert also has two kids with her ex, making them a lovely blended family.

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  • Jillian Michaels & Heidi Rhoades


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    The couple who dresses alike, clearly have a lot in common. In distressed jeans, parkas, and cozy hats, personal trainer and TV personality Jillian Michaels and her partner Heidi Rhoades couldn't be more adorable. They also have two children.

  • Chely Wright & Lauren Blitzer


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    Country singer Chely Wright and her music executive wife Lauren Blitzer Wright have 2-year-old twin boys. Aren't they darling?

  • Wanda & Alex Sykes


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    Wanda Sykes said that when she came out in 2008, she felt like a unicorn. At that time, there weren't many openly gay women of color. Wanda married her French wife Alex the following year, and the beauties welcomed twins a year later.

  • Jenny Shimizu & Michelle Harper


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    She's much more than just Angelina Jolie's ex -- Jenny Shimizu is an actor and model, and always looks stunning. Her wife, Michelle Harper, is often referred to as a socialite but is more of a hardworking 'it girl' and muse. Such breathtaking beauties.

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  • Robin Roberts & Amber Laign


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    Lovely Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts talks about her relationship with massage therapist Amber Laign with such happiness. They have been together for over a decade, and Roberts has said there is no fuss and they really listen to each other. That's the key to longevity in a relationship.

  • Ellen Page & Samantha Thomas


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    New couple actress Ellen Page and girlfriend Samantha Thomas are so cute together! Twenty-eight year-old Ellen gushed how she is very much in love with Samantha, who is an artist and surfer.

  • Rachel Maddow & Susan Mikula


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    Rachel Maddow met artist Susan Mikula back in 1999, when she was working odd jobs and before she became a TV news host. Rachel was hired by Susan to do yard work and she jokes that how they met was very Desperate Housewives. Interestingly, the couple have a weekend house without a television -- perfect way to unwind, unplug, and reconnect with each other. And check them out here -- the two ladies on the end ... with the best shoes.

  • Beth Ditto & Kristin Ogata


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    The adorable and very stylish musician and model Beth Ditto of the band The Gossip married wife Kristin Ogata twice. First in a ceremony that wasn't considered "legal," then again once it was legal in Oregon. Love this love!

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  • Melissa Etheridge & Linda Wallem


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    Singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge and producer/writer Linda Wallem were best friends for years. It was Linda who was helping Melissa with her kids after a breakup and then something clicked between the two -- it was love. Melissa calls Linda her soul mate, and they were married last year.

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