At one point, the pair appeared to share a tender moment as Perrie leaned across to touch Dougie’s arm.After ten minutes of non-stop chatting, Now watched as the pair said goodbye, with Dougie leaning in to hug Perrie before leaving the venue after midnight.The Black Magic singer hung back with her friends before leaving the event around 25 minutes later.
Since they started following each other on Instagram back in April, fans of Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards and Mc Fly’s Dougie Poytner have been obsessing about how perfect the pair would look together.
‘Perrie and Dougie are both each other’s type too it’s literally a relationship waiting to happen’ one eager fan tweeted.
Another wrote: ‘Perrie liked another photo on Dougie’s Instagram.
She wants that D.’ But could their dream become a reality?
In January 2014, Perrie told Now she was ‘gutted’ when she found out Dougie was dating Frankie Sandford – admitting she had a crush on him.
‘Dougie Poynter from Mc Fly started seeing Frankie Sandford from The Saturdays and I was gutted,’ she told us.
‘So I can relate, you’re a young girl with a crush on someone. ”’ Since splitting with her fiancé Zayn Malik, Perrie has yet to find the man of her dreams while Dougie is still single since his break up with his girlfriend of two years, Ellie Goulding, back in March.
Now spotted Perrie, 22, and Dougie, 28, having what seemed to be a friendly chat at the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards 2016 on Tuesday 7 June.
READ MORE CELEBRITY NEWS AND GOSSIP At the A-list studded bash, in London’s Berkeley Square, the pair stood back from the crowded party.