Southern Charm's Craig Conover on Leva Saying Paige Changed Him, How Winter House Tested Relationship, and Wanting Stassi and Beau on Season 3

Credit score: Monica Schipper/ Ralph Bavaro/Bravo

Craig Conover is clapping again at Leva Bonaparte for claiming he’s modified for the reason that begin of his relationship with girlfriend Paige DeSorbo.

After Leva insinuated he’d modified for the more severe amid their Southern Appeal feud, Craig urged Leva was an internet bully as he opened up about how he and Paige have been examined amid Winter Home season two, revealing if he’ll give Naomie Olindo a heads up if he proposes to Paige, and sharing who he desires to see on Winter Home season three.

“I’ve grown so much since I’ve began relationship Paige, and I undoubtedly like myself higher now,” Craig stated throughout an October 29 interview with Us Weekly in response to Leva’s diss. “I modified for the higher, and also you get to see that change actually begins on Winter Home.”

“I feel anybody that claims imply stuff about different folks on the web is a bully, and I feel it’s embarrassing, and I simply, I feel it’s unlucky,” Craig continued of his co-star and former good friend. “All you are able to do is give attention to your self, and the very last thing you’ll see me and Austen do is exit of bounds on our exhibits and speak sh-t about folks. I hope the very best for [everyone].”

Austen Kroll, who additionally participated within the interview, supported his good friend, saying he’s “progressed” in current months.

“Craig has modified in lots of methods,” he confirmed. “I can inform that he desires to be higher for [Paige]. And it’s like, [he’s] rising up.”

He’s even open to a reconciliation with Leva, saying that he’s “nonetheless unaware and confused” about her challenge however is “able to hug her every time she is.”

As for his relationship with Paige, Craig admitted he knew their time collectively on Winter Home could be a “inform” for his or her future.

“This was gonna inform us whether or not we have been gonna have a future or not. Lengthy distance for us is easy-peasy. We adore it. We get the very best of each worlds. However to take two those who date lengthy distance and primarily reside collectively for 3 was undoubtedly gonna be a inform,” he defined.

That stated, Craig was “pumped” and “excited” to take that step.

“I’ve to make some selections all through the present, all through the holiday, to see if I wish to be extra than simply the enjoyable boyfriend, if I wish to be thought-about as a associate for all times. So I feel you’ll get to see lots of that,” he teased.

Though Craig admittedly drank so much when he first arrived in Vermont, noting that he was underneath stress as a result of he’d simply gotten finished filming Southern Appeal and Summer time Home had begun airing, he developed “higher methods to deal” together with his stress all through his go to.

“Luckily, I really feel like I’m in so much higher place than I used to be again then,” he acknowledged.

One notably tense second of the second season of Winter Home concerned Craig and Luke Gulbranson, who he felt had crossed the road with Paige.

“It was a bar combat, and that stuff occurs, simply ours are captured on digicam. I’ve lots of conviction with regards to ladies’ and guys’ relationships, and one thing occurred that I didn’t agree with,” Craig defined. “It had nothing to do with me and Luke having private emotions about one another.”

Whereas Craig confronted a highway bump with Luke, he had tons of enjoyable filming with Vanderpump GuidelinesTom Sandoval and Tom Schwartz, who joined the group for just some nights.

“It was superior… I like the Toms,” Craig confirmed. “And it simply so occurs on this loopy world that we reside that it was the proper time for [Schwartz] to get away.”

Previous to touring to Vermont to movie, Schwartz break up from his spouse, Katie Maloney, after 12 years.

“Austen can’t get sufficient of Sandoval’s persona and larger-than-life persona, and me and Schwartz simply join so much, so I truly needed them to remain the remainder of the journey, however he needed to get again, so I feel it was good for [Schwartz], and also you get to see the start of that unlucky circumstance… It was a breath of contemporary air,” Craig revealed.

When Craig was then requested if he’d give Naomie advance discover previous to an engagement announcement, which was some extent of rivalry between Austen and Madison LeCroy final 12 months, Craig stated he wouldn’t.

“Naomie and I reside very separate lives now,” he defined.

As for who he’d prefer to see on Winter Home season three, Craig named Stassi Schroeder and Beau Clark.

“I’d love if Stassi and Beau got here. I feel if [Shep Rose] and [Taylor Ann Green] have been nonetheless collectively, that will’ve been nice for them to pop in… and the Toms may’ve been there the entire time,” he stated.

“I feel including one other individual from our present subsequent 12 months could be lots of enjoyable it’s only a query of who. [And] I imply, the Toms have to return again,” Austen added.

Winter Home season two airs Thursdays at 9/8c on Bravo.

Leave a Reply