The roses have wilted on Chelsea Vaughn and Austin Tinsley’s relationship.
“Since a lot of you watched our love story unfold, we needed to share with you that we’re not collectively,” the Bachelor Nation stars wrote in a joint Instagram assertion on Wednesday, September 28. “This resolution was not made flippantly and naturally, it wasn’t what both of us had hoped for. We’re extraordinarily heavy-hearted, but in addition very grateful to have separated with love and respect for one another and for the connection.”
Their notice concluded: “Due to our distinctive circumstances, sadly, we weren’t capable of share a 12 months’s value of fantastic moments with you. However we’re so appreciative of all of the love and assist you’ve proven us and our relationship over the previous couple of months.”
Vaughn, 31, and Tinsley, 27, — who signed their breakup assertion with their former couple identify “Aussea” — met on Bachelor in Paradise Canada season 2 in mid-2022. (The season aired this summer time.)
“I simply checked out him and I simply thought like, ‘OK, he’s that good trying, he’s 6’6. He’s a California man.’ I simply didn’t suppose I used to be gonna be his kind. … After which he caught me abruptly after which the entire time he simply stored catching me abruptly,” Vaughn, who beforehand appeared on Matt James’ season of The Bachelor, completely defined on Us Weekly’s “Right here for the Proper Causes” podcast in July. “But it surely was actually as soon as we began speaking extra that it was actually like, ‘Wow, we actually join mentally and emotionally rather a lot. I used to be simply drawn to that and drawn to that. And I believe I used to be simply actually intrigued by the best way that [Austin] thinks typically as a result of like he stated, we don’t actually suppose the identical. And so it made each of us acquire a brand new perspective and see the place the opposite particular person was coming from. And we proceed to do this now.”
After bonding on the Canadian model of the seaside spinoff, Vaughn and Tinsley determined to go away the present collectively with out getting engaged. Tinsley finally relocated to Vaughn’s dwelling in New York Metropolis and so they began apartment-hunting.
“I wanna make sure that one which she’s snug with me being round and having one other particular person in the home after which ensuring I’m up to the mark. I believe dishes are most likely my weakest level,” he jokingly advised Us of transferring to the Huge Apple.
The duo documented their transferring course of through social media, finally revealing in August that they discovered a brand new residence in Jersey Metropolis, New Jersey. It isn’t instantly identified what they plan to do with their joint condo.