A former mannequin has dumped her New York restaurateur partner for her similar twin’s Zadig & Voltaire founder husband – and her heartbroken sister is alleged to have taken up together with her estranged hubby to get revenge, based on a report.
A supply instructed Web page Six the rumored husband swap started throughout the pandemic when ex-model Charlotte Bonstrom, 50, cheated on husband of 20 years Vittorio Assaf.
Charlotte is alleged to have begun an affair with Thierry Gillier – the 62-year-old founding father of luxurious vogue home Zadig & Voltaire and the husband of her personal sister and former mannequin Cecilia Bonstrom.
Assaf, the 62-year-old founding father of the famed New York restaurant chain Serafina, and Charlotte have two kids collectively.
In the meantime, Cecilia and Gillier have a son Emil collectively and three kids from their earlier relationships.
They proceed to work collectively at Zadig & Voltaire, the place Cecilia has been creative director since 2006.
On the corporate web site, Cecilia is described as ‘the opposite half of Zadig & Voltaire’ whose fashion ‘performs in good steadiness to founder Thierry Gillier’.
Now, rumors are additionally swirling that Cecilia and Assaf have turn into an merchandise.
Charlotte and Cecilia Bonstrom with Thierry Gillier in2017. Former mannequin Charlotte has dumped her New York restaurateur partner Vittorio Assaf for similar twin Cecilia’s Zadig & Voltaire founder husband Gillier, based on a report
Charlotte Bonstrom and Vittorio Assaf in 2010 (left). Thierry Gillier and Cecilia Bonstrom in 2016 (proper). The sister’s are rumored to have swapped spouses
Assaf confirmed to Web page Six Wednesday that he’s divorcing his spouse as a result of she desires to get married to her sister’s husband, Gillier.
‘Charlotte and I are within the strategy of getting divorced – she desires to get remarried,’ he mentioned Wednesday.
‘[She] is getting married to Thierry Gillier, the ex-husband of her sister.’
Assaf denied any romance between himself and Cecilia.
‘It is rather tough however I’ve nothing to do with the sister of Charlotte,’ he insisted.
It’s not clear when precisely Gillier and Charlotte allegedly began dishonest on their respective companions although it’s mentioned to have been someday throughout the pandemic.
The supply instructed Web page Six Charlotte had began ‘secretly courting different individuals’ as a result of she was ‘harm’ that Assaf ‘hung out with fashions throughout their marriage.’
Cecilia is then thought to have realized in regards to the double betrayal by her sister and her husband final March with the supply saying ‘it broke Celia’s coronary heart’.
Vittorio Assaf, Charlotte and Cecilia Bonstrom at a Zadig & Voltaire present in 2009 in NYC. Assaf instructed Web page Six he’s divorcing his spouse Charlotte as a result of she ‘is getting married to Thierry Gillier, the ex-husband of her sister’ Cecilia
Sante D’Orazio, Donna D’Cruz, Charlotte Bonstrom Assaf and Thierry Gillier (l-r) at a 2009 Zadig & Voltaire present. Gillier is married to Charlotte’s sister Cecilia however is alleged to have began an affair with Charlotte throughout the pandemic
She posted cryptic posts on Instagram at the moment, taking swipes at Gillier and Charlotte for missing ‘integrity.’
In a single, posted March 13, she shared a meme studying: ‘You are on the lookout for three issues usually, in an individual: Intelligence, power and integrity. And if they do not have the final one, do not even trouble with the primary two.’
She tagged her husband and sister within the submit together with the hashtags ‘#thanks’ and ‘#warrenbuffet’.
Two days in a while March 15 she posted a close-up picture of her personal pink eyes with the hashtags ‘#momentoftruth #iknowwhoiam #nolies’.
She shared one other submit the next day that learn: ‘Maturity is studying to stroll away from individuals & conditions that threaten your peace of thoughts, self-respect, values, morals or self-worth.’
Cecilia is assumed to have realized of the affair in March 2020. She posted cryptic posts on Instagram at the moment, taking swipes at Gillier and Charlotte for missing ‘integrity’
Neither her sister or husband seem to characteristic in any of her Instagram posts after this date.
Cecilia often posts from vogue shoots with Zadig & Voltaire with one other supply telling Web page Six the separated spouses nonetheless each work for the label.
‘I do not know the way that’s going to work out,’ they mentioned.
‘One would suppose there can be different males round than your twin sister’s husband.’
The supply mentioned they do not suppose the similar twins will ever reconcile their relationship.
Final February, only one month earlier than the alleged affair is assumed to have come to gentle, Cecilia and Gillier gave vogue Bible Vogue a tour round their Paris dwelling.
Cecilia Bonstrom and Charlotte Bonstrom attend the non-public dinner for the Zadig And Voltaire artwork exhibition at Guggenheim Museum in 2013
The designer couple, who wed in 2016, posed for photographs on the stairway of the brand new five-bedroom, 500-square-metre dwelling describing how they’d reworked the place – a stone’s throw from the style home HQ – with ‘their shared aesthetic.’
In the meantime, final March, Charlotte arrange a GoFundMe to boost cash on behalf of Assaf after Serafina eating places closed indefinitely as a result of pandemic.
Assaf cofounded Serafina with Fabio Granato with its first pizza restaurant opening in New York Metropolis. It has now expanded throughout three continents.
Makes an attempt by DailyMail.com to succeed in Assaf, Charlotte and Cecilia by cellphone Wednesday evening for remark had been unsuccessful.
Charlotte declined to remark to Web page Six, saying: ‘That is my non-public life. You’ll be able to write no matter you need. I’ve two kids within the center, and I care about them greater than the New York Put up.’
Cecilia and Gillier proceed to work collectively at Zadig & Voltaire. He based the corporate and he or she has been creative director since 2006
Assaf cofounded Serafina with Fabio Granato with its first pizza restaurant in New York