Viewers have been launched to a brand new cast member on season 8 of “Southern Charm,” Olivia Flowers. The Charleston resident has been seeing longtime star Austen Kroll through the season and followers have since puzzled whether or not the 2 are nonetheless an merchandise, particularly in mild of Flowers’ look on “Watch What Happens Live,” the place she defended Kroll on a few events and was even sporting a diamond ring.
Flowers put engagement hypothesis to relaxation in an interview with US Weekly, however she did verify that the 2 are in an unique relationship. “We are in place,” she instructed the publication. “We had an unbelievable summer season collectively and traveled and we’re nonetheless good,” she mentioned, revealing that they don’t seem to be seeing anybody else. She added:
We’re simply having enjoyable. We traveled a bunch this summer season. We went to essentially cool locations, and also you at all times get to know somebody on one other stage whenever you journey with them.
And we acquired to type of chill out as soon as the cameras left and the reveals stopped. We simply type of actually acquired to know one another and work out if this was one thing we needed and we’re positively in one another’s lives.
Flowers additionally mentioned she’s not hurrying to get married and the diamond ring noticed on “Watch What Happens Live” was a “attractive” ring from a stylist however not an engagement ring.
Flowers Spoke About the Criticism Kroll Received in His Past Relationships With Women
Kroll has acquired lots of criticism up to now concerning his method to courting girls, most not too long ago after he was caught in a love triangle with Lindsay Hubbard and Ciara Miller on “Summer House” season 6. Flowers addressed that in her Us Weekly interview, revealing that she acquired an “ear stuffed with opinions from folks” as she and Kroll started courting.
She mentioned she’d frolicked with Kroll a couple of instances beforehand and it was at all times “enjoyable and nice” and that is why she “did not actually let different folks’s opinions or preexisting drama sway me both method.” Flowers addressed how Kroll wasn’t completely happy that she introduced a date to Patricia Altschul’s canine wedding ceremony on the August 11 episode although Ciara Miller was on the town. She mentioned:
[Ciara] was on the town they usually did find yourself all going out that night time. And after all, I used to be somewhat bowled over, however I used to be extra so bowled over that he was upset about my date if he was gonna go and hang around along with his ex.
So that was extra the place I used to be coming from with my frustration, however we recovered from it and transfer[d] ahead. And that is what occurs whenever you’re in that bizarre grey space with somebody.
Flowers Addressed Kroll’s Drama on the Past Season of ‘Summer House’
Flowers additionally mentioned she did not actually watch “Summer House” season 6 however went to see it after listening to lots about Kroll’s love triangle within the Hamptons. She mentioned when “Southern Charm” season 8 was filming, she hadn’t watched the opposite Bravo show, which was filmed simply earlier than.
She mentioned she “saved listening to about it” so she lastly determined to go test it out, however defined that all of it occurred earlier than she and Kroll started courting. “I wasn’t actually weighing in on what I assumed or what I assumed went down,” she spilled. “Just thought that they had moved previous it.”