Vinny Guadagnino has given his blessing to Gabby Windey upon just lately listening to about her secret relationship.
The Jersey Shore star and former Bachelorette had been movie star rivals throughout the identical season of Dancing with the Stars and sparked rumors of a romance because of flirty feedback on-line.
On Wednesday, Gabby stunned many individuals when she revealed that she’s been in a secret relationship with a feminine comic for the previous three months.
There was no disappointment on Vinny’s half, who talked about how he’d been alongside his fellow DWTS alum a number of months in the past.
“I did the [‘Dancing With the Stars’] tour with [Windey] a few months ago, and it was funny because she was so stressed out on that tour because she did every single date,” he advised US Weekly.
“But after seeing this today, I’m so happy to see her be happy and live her truth and to see her face again,” he mentioned.
Gabby Windey revealed she’s been in a secret relationship
Taking to her Instagram on Wednesday, former Bachelorette Gabby Windey unveiled a carousel submit that includes photographs along with her girlfriend of the previous three months.
The primary photograph featured Gabby cozying up subsequent to Robby Hoffman, a feminine comic, for an out of doors selfie.
Further photos featured Hoffman by herself for varied pics or the couple collectively. The second-to-last slide confirmed Hoffman kissing Gabby in a close-up shot, whereas the ultimate photograph confirmed Gabby holding a rose within the crowd.
“Told you I’m a girl’s girl,” the fact TV star wrote in her caption.
The submit collected over 288,000 likes and seven,000-plus feedback, as many followers celebrated Gabby’s relationship.
In a follow-up IG submit, The View and Gabby shared a clip of her look on the present as she spoke about her secret relationship.
“I always just want to live my truth and my story,” she mentioned throughout her look.
“So I have been seeing someone for a couple of months, and I’ve been keeping it a little more private because it is a bigger story and a bigger conversation,” Gabby mentioned, earlier than revealing, “I’m dating a girl.”
That originally stunned a few of The View hosts, however the viewers started clapping and cheering, as did Gabby.
Gabby co-starred with Rachel Recchia in ABC’s The Bachelorette Season 19, which aired from July to September 2022. The duo had been runners-up on the twenty sixth season of The Bachelor, which starred Clayton Echard.
Actual property analyst Erich Schwer was Gabby’s winner of the present however confessed to her he couldn’t assure an engagement. Whereas Gabby was initially upset over him telling her this, she determined it wasn’t a dealbreaker.
Nonetheless, it was revealed that Erich finally proposed to Gabby, they usually received engaged. In November 2022, the couple confirmed that they had ended their engagement.
Guadagnino and Windey courting rumors arrived with DWTS
Vinny Guadagnino, 35, rose to fame as a part of the OG forged of MTV’s Jersey Shore, which aired from 2009 to 2012. He appeared on spinoffs Double Shot at Love and The Present with Vinny, in addition to Jersey Shore: Household Trip, which is starting Season 7 on MTV.
He and Gabby had been rivals in Dancing with the Stars Season 31, which premiered in September 2022 and concluded that November. Vinny completed seventh for the season alongside professional dance accomplice Koko Iwasaki, whereas Gabby and her accomplice, Val Chmerkovskiy, had been the runner-ups.
A number of weeks after Gabby’s November 2022 cut up from The Bachelorette winner Erich, rumors swirled about her and Vinny because of flirty social media feedback throughout their time on DWTS and the reside tour afterward.
Monsters and Critics reported Gabby’s remarks a couple of potential relationship with Vinny this previous April. Whereas she mentioned Vinny was “just like a good friend,” and a relationship wouldn’t work because of their busy schedules, she additionally teased, “Never say never.”
Primarily based on current revelations, Gabby started courting Hoffman simply round or after these feedback.
Vinny was requested Wednesday if he ever would possibly go on a date with Gabby and her girlfriend. The Jersey Shore star had no qualms about it by any means.
“Of course, yea Gabby’s a good friend of mine, for sure,” Vinny advised US Weekly.
Jersey Shore: Household Trip airs Thursdays at 8/7c on MTV. Dancing with the Stars is on hiatus on ABC and Disney+.