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Liam Payne Confirms New Romance with Cheryl Fernandez-Versini in Sweet Instagram: 'Hope I Make You as Happy as You Make Me'

updated 03/08/2016 AT 01:30 PM EST

originally published 02/28/2016 AT 09:55 AM EST

Looks like Liam Payne and X-Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini are making it Instagram official.

The couple – whose relationship PEOPLE confirmed on Saturday – have been dating since late 2015, according to The Sun.



Over the weekend, Payne, 22, changed his Instagram profile picture ... to one of him and Fernandez-Versini, 32, snuggled together for the camera, Payne seemingly shirtless.



Liam Payne Confirms New Romance with Cheryl Fernandez-Versini in Sweet Instagram: 'Hope I Make You as Happy as You Make Me'| One Direction, Couples, Music News, Liam Payne

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Liam Payne

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And on Feb. 27, Payne shared this effusive, if cryptic, tweet, his first in a month: a pair of loved-up emojis.



And on Tuesday, Payne shared a solo shot of his new love for International Women's Day, captioning it, "Happy #internationalwomensday to my favourite woman in the world hope I make you as happy as u make me X"

Happy #internationalwomensday to my favourite woman in the world hope I make you as happy as u make me X

A photo posted by Liam Payne (@fakeliampayne) on



The One Direction-er and Fernandez-Versini met in 2010, when he appeared on X Factor as a competitor along with his future bandmates; and the two stayed in touch after she signed with 1D's management company.



Payne split from longtime girlfriend Sophia Smith in October, while Fernandez-Versini is in the middle of a divorce from husband Jean-Bernard.

Liam Payne Confirms New Romance with Cheryl Fernandez-Versini in Sweet Instagram: 'Hope I Make You as Happy as You Make Me'| One Direction, Couples, Music News, Liam Payne

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Liam Payne

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Both are now enjoying their compatibility, a Fernandez-Versini source told PEOPLE.

The relationship has "been going on for a while," the source said. "Both are very similar and happy."
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