Kristen Doute set the report straight about her relationship.
The 39-year-old former “Vanderpump Rules” star, whose doomed relationships with Tom Sandoval, James Kennedy, and Brian Carter had been featured on the Bravo actuality show, went Instagram official along with her newest boyfriend Alex Menache in May 2020, in accordance with People. The two even moved in collectively in December 2021.
But rumors about Doute’s private life have been swirling for months. In March 2022, she made a cryptic Instagram publish about being “prepared to start out a brand new chapter” in her life. But in May, Doute shared pictures of a visit to Hawaii with Menache.
On June 21, 2022, the previous SURver shared a sequence of pictures and a tear-filled video as she moved out of Menache’s Los Angeles dwelling. Menache was not seen in any respect within the social media posts, and Doute as an alternative was being comforted by her pal Zack Wickham.
So what is the deal? Here’s what you must know:
Kristen Doute Confirmed She Split From Alex Menache
After pictures of Doute’s transfer had been reshared on social media, followers started to take a position that she had damaged up with Menache. Doute responded to at least one Instagram follower who wrote, “Awe…i needed her to b with the ‘one.'”
“Same, however it did not work out,” Doute replied on Instagram. “Alex is an excellent man who I like and respect very a lot.”
As some chimed in to notice that Doute not too long ago appeared to cease following Menache on social media, others had been curious for particulars on the breakup. And others confirmed Doute help.
“It’s her enterprise,” one fan wrote. “When she needs to reveal, we’re right here. Until then, reside your greatest life[Kristen Doute].”
Other followers identified that with fellow “Vanderpump Rules” OGs Katie Maloney and Lala Kent additionally now single, it might be time to carry Doute again to the show. In June 2020, Doute was fired from the long-running actuality show amid a racism scandal involving co-star Faith Stowers.
“Raquel, too,” a fan wrote, in reference to the not too long ago single Raquel Leviss. “They have to do a show…’All the Single Ladies.'”
Kristen Doute Revealed She Talked About Marriage With Alex Menache
Doute beforehand instructed Life & Style that she met Menache by a mutual buddy from the cast of “Vanderpump Rules” and that they had been mates for about 4 years earlier than courting.
“A variety of the cast knew him already and so they’re actually good mates with him,” she mentioned. “[We] began hanging out slightly extra one-on-one after which subsequent factor you already know, I simply fell in love.”
At the time, she famous that whereas she was in no “rush” to get married, Menache may very well be the one.
“I feel Alex and I are simply doing it the best way that is proper for us,” she instructed the outlet in 2020.
“We’ve had that dialog, in fact,” Doute added. “I feel we’re each in the appropriate place on the proper time of our lives and if it occurs, it occurs. …I imply, I spend each single day with him. He’s actually particular. He’s the very best factor.”
When Doute first began courting Menache, a supply instructed Us Weekly he was trying to quiet down.
“He needs to get married and have children quickly,” the insider mentioned. “He’s from the Valley and he owns quite a lot of residence buildings within the L.A. space. He’s not the L.A. sort who’s mates with numerous celebs although. He has been in search of a spouse.”
In October 2021, Doute listed her home on the market and shortly moved in with Menache, in accordance with Reality Blurb.She additionally revealed on Instagram that her boyfriend gave her “full reign to make his home our dwelling.”