Craig Conover Addresses Kristin Cavallari ‘Summer House’ Drama


Craig Conover and Kristin Cavallari.
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Not cool! Craig Conover wasn’t a fan of how his alleged romantic relationship with Kristin Cavallari turned so public on season 6 of Summer House.

“We had a great relationship and I thought it was really, really unfair that she was thrown into a show that she’s not on,” the 33-year-old Bravo persona advised E! News on Wednesday, March 16. “It’s one thing to be on that show and be fair game yourself, but to bring outside people and do it, I think, was just unfair. I felt terrible for her.” (For her half, the Uncommon James founder, 35, has denied courting Conover.)

The Southern Charm star mentioned he was most upset by the truth that Lindsay Hubbard selected to show his alleged sexual relationship with Cavallari to a number of the Hamptons housemates, together with his now-girlfriend Paige DeSorbo. (He and DeSorbo, 29, had been casually courting when Hubbard, 35, introduced up the supposed Cavallari hookup whereas filming the Bravo collection in July 2021.)

“Lindsay did it for TV,” Conover insisted. “Everyone in our lives knew about that.”

The Delaware native and the Laguna Beach alum struck up a friendship within the fall of 2020 when Cavallari slid into Conover’s DMs earlier than a visit to Charleston, South Carolina. The duo, together with Conover’s BFF Austen Kroll and Cavallari’s bestie Justin Anderson, continued to type a bond within the months that adopted.

However, in July 2021, rumors surfaced that the Very Cavallari alum was in a love triangle with each Conover and Kroll, 34, after their current hangouts.

The True Comfort creator denied the claims on the time, telling her Instagram followers, “I haven’t dated anybody in a few months. These two guys who I have been linked to for the past year are my friends. That’s it.”

The former MTV persona defined through her Instagram Story that there was nothing extra to both friendship. “I’ve never dated either one of them. I can guarantee that I’m not going to date either one of them,” she added. “It’s possible for a grown woman to be friends with a grown man.”

The alleged romance once more made headlines in January when Conover claimed throughout an episode of Summer House, which was filmed in July 2021, that he had actually been intimate with Cavallari.

“I’ve hooked up with her before,” the Sewing Down South founder advised DeSorbo, after being confronted concerning the rumored relationship throughout his go to to see her within the Hamptons. Conover alleged that Kroll “hates that I was making out [with Kristin].”

A supply near Cavallari solely advised Us Weekly on the time that Conover is “making it up” and that he and the Hills alum have “never hooked up.”

DeSorbo proceeded to disclose extra particulars of the alleged encounter between Conover and Cavallari throughout the February 14 episode of Summer House.

“I guess she texted him like, ‘You are not going to make me look like an idiot with her.’ And like, ‘If you want her, like, go have her. Just don’t make me look stupid,’” the “Giggly Squad” podcast cohost claimed.

According to DeSorbo, Conover then known as out Cavallari’s submit about by no means being in a love triangle with him and Kroll. “And he was like, ‘OK, but you went on Instagram and lied.’ Like, ‘You can’t say you were never going to date either of us. We f—ked,’” the New York native mentioned.

While the “Pillows and Beer” podcast cohost mentioned on Wednesday that he and DeSorbo are “happy” as a pair after all of the drama on Summer House, his relationship with Hubbard is nonexistent.

“[She’s] not in my life anymore,” the Winter House star advised E! News. “Not based off that, I don’t hold a lot of grudges. [But because I’m] really happy in the place that I’m in and I really like to lift people up, so I’m never gonna actively go after someone or try to tear them down.”

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