The 35-year-old went make-up free as she quickly exited her property and got into a waiting chauffeured car.That doesn't add up: Married Strictly star Karen Clifton was seen leaving her home just minutes before accountant Stuart Wood over the weekend amid claims they've been 'dating' during a rocky patch in her marriage with co-star Kevin While still wearing her wedding ring, she was quickly followed by Stuart Wood, 27, who got into a separate vehicle.At one point he was outside looking very upset on the phone after the show .Everyone feels sorry for him as he still in love with her.The appearance comes amid mounting speculation that Karen and husband Kevin have called time on their two-year union.
He is said to have spent increasing amounts of time in Scotland training his former Strictly partner Susan Calman for the show. It's claimed the starlet has enjoyed several meetings with Stuart, with sources claiming to the paper that the accountant is 'absolutely besotted' with Karen, despite her still being married to Kevin (above) Strictly's Karen Clifton looked super stylish at the Ok!
According to friends, they have been putting the ‘show ahead of themselves’ – and even agreed to dance an intimate routine together during Sunday night’s results show.
Hmm: Karen and Kevin Clifton added fuel to the split rumours as they appeared to steer clear of each other after performing on Strictly Come Dancing on Sunday - amid reports he is struggling to accept their marriage is over But away from the cameras, it is understood the pair – who have both been married before – have been under great strain and struggled to keep their marriage together.
Addressing the claims surrounding her marriage, Karen had told The Sun: 'We're just a regular couple, we've been together for seven years and like any other relationship you have your ups and downs.
Nothing is ever perfect, so you make it work.'Downplaying rumours of a rift, she made sure to add: 'Everything is fine, it adds a little bit of spark to the relationship and it just means that we care about each other.' She added: 'We just need to keep pushing and relationships take work, it's not as easy as you think, especially being in a job like Strictly.' Kevin, meanwhile, is believed to have confided in friends that things 'aren't going well' currently between the married couple.