By Sandra Gonzalez
Updated December 16, 2012 at 08:05 PM EST

Why get down on one knee when you can Tweet?

Kat Von D got engaged this weekend after her boyfriend, Deadmau5 (real name Joel Zimmerman), tweeted a proposal.

“I can’t wait for Christmas so…. Katherine Von Drachenberg, will you marry me?” he tweeted, along with a photo of the ring.

She later Tweeted a thanks to fans for their support, writing, “Mi corazon!!! Thank you all for the lovely congratulations! Please excuse me while I go squeeze the hell out of my fiancé!”

The former L.A. Ink star was formerly engaged to Sandra Bullock’s ex husband, Jesse James