Madison matchmaker? Madison LeCroy has a few thoughts on who the ex-boyfriend is Austen Kroll should date after his parting from Olivia Flowers.
“I mean, honestly, I met Ciara [Miller] this weekend and I’m like, after I met her, she’s such a cool girl and so beautiful,” the 31-year-old reality star exclusively said. Us Weekly on Friday, October 13, at BravoCon 2022.
The Southern Charm The star revealed that Ciara, 26, is on the team when it comes to picking someone for her former co-star.
“I was like, ‘Wow, he really messed up.’ It’s like perfect in my opinion,” Madison said of it Summer house star. “Maybe she should go back to that, but I think she’s too smart.”
Asked if she thought Austen, 35, and Olivia, 30, should give their relationship another shot, Madison said: “I don’t care.”
The hairdresser exclusively said Us in December 2020 when she and Austen ended their two-year romance. “We’re not together right now. I am 1,000 percent single, just like him,” said the owner of the salon at the time. “So ladies, if you want it, you can have it.”
Madison has since moved on with her fiancé Brett Randleto whom she got engaged in October 2021, her complex friendship with Austen continued to plague his relationship life.
During his Winter House romance with Ciara, founder of Kings Calling Brewing Co., couldn’t help but mention Madison from time to time.
“Madison texted me and said, ‘Please tell me you haven’t moved on,'” Austen said during an episode of the Bravo series, which was taped in February 2021 and aired in October of that year.
Despite the fallout from the Madison name, Austen and Ciara struck up a relationship during the first season of the Vermont series. Their romance fizzled due to long distance, but the spark was still there when the North Carolina native visited the Hamptons in Season 6 Summer house in the summer of 2021.
Austen got into trouble on the show when he kissed Lindsay Hubbard while flirting with Ciara. The nurse briefly forgave him, however, and admitted during the May reunion that she and Austen had gotten together after the end. Summer house recording.
The “Pillows and Beer” podcast host was then linked to Olivia starting in late 2021 after they began filming Season 8 of Southern Charm. Austen exclusively confirmed the relationship with Us in May.
Olivia, for her part, said Us in August that they were seeing each other exclusively after Austen’s drama with Ciara and Madison in Season 8 of the Charleston series. During the reunion, however, the photographer revealed that she and Austen had split before the September shoot.
In a surprising turn of events, Madison came to Austen’s aid when Olivia declared during the reunion that she was ready to commit, but the brewer couldn’t pull the trigger.
“I didn’t think anyone would think I was going to defend them,” Madison said Us on Friday. “So I knew it was going to be a bit of a shock for everybody, so I thought, ‘Why [not] just throw the key in there?’ And that’s exactly what I did.”
The Greenville, South Carolina native also shocked her co-stars when she claimed that Olivia once linked up with a former co-star. Thomas Ravenel. Olivia, however, denied the allegations and called Madison a “fake.”
Following the reunion, which aired earlier this month, Olivia hinted that the women were not on good terms when she praised a picture on social media of Madison being kicked out.
“I was like, ‘Wow, are we going to do this again?'” Madison said Us at BravoCon of the incident. “And I thought, ‘Why did you text me about peace after the reunion?’ She is.”
The businesswoman claimed the California native texted her, saying: “It was like, ‘Let’s just relax, be good and you know, happy that this is all done.’ And I said, ‘OK.’ I’m fine. I feel good.”
With reporting by Christina Garibaldi