Love Is Blind: SK and Raven Dish on Their Relationship

Excellent news, “Love Is Blind” followers: Raven Ross and SK Alagbada are nonetheless going sturdy. The season three fan-favorite couple did not tie the knot by the tip of the present’s season finale, which premiered Nov. 9, however they nonetheless bought their completely satisfied ending.

Throughout the season three reunion, additionally launched on Nov. 9, the pair confirmed that they’d rekindled their relationship after SK stated “I do not” on the altar and are presently in a long-distance relationship. then caught up with the completely satisfied couple to get all the small print on their candy love story — together with what wasn’t proven on “Love Is Blind.”

“We have been within the pods collectively for a very long time on daily basis, however you guys did not get to see an enormous chunk of that.”

In line with Ross, the 2 reconnected after filming wrapped for season three, when Alagbada moved to San Francisco for his grasp’s program on the College of California, Berkeley. They began formally courting round November 2021, and since then, she says, the 2 have “taken a bunch of holidays” and “see one another on a regular basis,” regardless of residing miles aside. Ross says the space has helped their relationship develop.

“I believe it actually helps us that we’re each actually impartial and motivated people,” she says. “We’re each very, very busy, however we’re additionally very supportive of one another. So it isn’t any nagging like, ‘Oh, you did not name me at the moment.’ There’s only a mutual understanding. We’re each working tremendous exhausting, after which we see one another and we loosen up and disconnect. So it is good to have a companion that operates that manner. We do not actually have any communication points, which has actually been a blessing.”

LOVE IS BLIND. (L to R) SK Alagbada and Raven Ross in LOVE IS BLIND. Cr. Sara Mally/Netflix © 2022

Though “Love Is Blind” viewers witnessed how Ross and Alagbada’s bond transferred from the pods to the true world, the 2 really feel individuals nonetheless missed out on one of the best elements of their love story. “I undoubtedly want we might’ve gotten extra pod time for you guys to see,” Ross remarks. “As a result of we have been within the pods collectively for a very long time on daily basis, however you guys did not get to see an enormous chunk of that, and we had some fairly nice instances there.”

Alagbada echoed his girlfriend’s sentiments, including, “If I am watching this from exterior, I’ll be drawing blanks. ‘How did they even find yourself collectively? We did not actually see them courting after which hastily they [get] engaged.'” He added: “I believe the present targeted quite a bit on different points of how our relationship developed versus like how will we really join. We had actually nice instances and actually nice dates. We did it on daily basis within the pods until the final day of proposal, and I do not suppose viewers bought to see that . . . But in addition, exterior the pods, we had a variety of very sturdy, significant conversations.”

A few of these conversations have been had between Alagbada’s household and Ross, which “Love Is Blind” viewers noticed on the present. In line with the couple, they plan to spend Thanksgiving with them subsequent week. “We’re trying ahead to that,” Alagbada provides. “We’re very excited.”

“We’re so grateful to ‘Love Is Blind’ [for giving] us this sturdy, sturdy basis.”

Despite the fact that “Love Is Blind” wasn’t capable of comply with Ross and Alagbada’s story in its entirety, the pair are nonetheless grateful for the romance and classes they walked away with. “The most important factor [the show taught me] is emotional vulnerability,” Alagbada shares. “As a man, most individuals do not try this. That is not cool lately. Guys do not wish to be a simp or no matter they name it. For me, I went into the experiment very open-minded, and I really feel like that actually allowed me to even introspect into what do I need in an individual. What sort of companion do I need? And doing this in probably the most unorthodox manner, the place you do not even see the individual.”

Ross additionally credit the present for instructing her be extra susceptible. “Usually, in a relationship in the true world exterior of the pods, you are not getting that deep with somebody till perhaps the tenth date? You are not going to sit down there and discuss your most susceptible moments, discuss funds. You’ll by no means try this on a 3rd date,” she explains. “It is actually difficult for everybody to be part of the experiment, open up, and be susceptible, and I really feel like that is what made everybody who was part of this season profitable . . . I’ve by no means had communication with somebody like I do with SK . . . So we’re so grateful to ‘Love Is Blind’ [for giving] us this sturdy, sturdy basis.”

“Love Is Blind” season three is presently streaming on Netflix.

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