Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez, it’s over after 7 years “of love and…

Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez broke up after seven years of romance, Miss France 2011 announced her separation from the Colombian chef. A look back at their love at first sight, their life “of love and fresh water”, their first date, their restaurant…

This is the story… of the end of a love. Laury Thilleman announced his break up with Juan Arbelaez. On Instagram, Miss France 2011 said: “After seven years of intense happiness and living together at a thousand miles an hourJuan and I decide to continue our routes separately“Despite everything, the former lovebirds seem to have remained on good terms.”The tenderness, benevolence, gratitude and mutual respect that we share remains and will remain intact, which is why we ask you to please respect our silence after this announcement.“, she added. And to conclude: “Juan has brightened up my life with a thousand colors and will always have a special place in my heart.“.

Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez: unexpected love at first sight

It was in 2015, on the set of the show Tomorrow I’ll startbroadcast on Eurosport 2, that Miss France 2011 met the gaze of the seductive chef for the first time. Between them, the current quickly passed. “We quickly realized that we had many things in common. We felt like we had been put in a little cup like we were in a bubble“, recalled the former Top Chef candidate in the show I love you, etc..

And yet, at first glance, Laury Thilleman did not represent the ideal female chef of Colombian origin, and vice versa! “It wasn’t my style and I wasn’t his either.“, admitted Miss France 2011 in the show.

Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez: their incredible first date

For their first meeting, the restaurateur had not done things by halves. “He invited me to lunch, his restaurant was closed. I didn’t understand why he was taking me to a closed restaurant, it was super weird“, remembered Miss France 2011. Juan Arbelaez had quite simply privatized the restaurant to offer the chosen one of his heart a moment all the more romantic. And that’s not all! “He had discovered I don’t know how that I loved artichokes. He made me make all possible and unimaginable artichoke recipes“, she recounted.

Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez: marriage and confinement “of love and fresh water”

In December 2019, the lovebirds had sealed their union during a friendly wedding in Brittany. Then they had spent a romantic confinement, in a house in the Southwest. “We have healthy products, sunshine, a house with a garden. I play sports with my husband, honestly, we are not to be pitied. Everyone would dream of being able living on love and fresh water like us“, had confided Laury Thilleman to TV Magazine.

Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez were at the head of a restaurant

Together, the life partners even had opened their restaurant, Vida by Laury Thilleman and Juan Arbelaez, in the 10th arrondissement of Paris. “In our restaurant, for example, it’s important to each have their own playground and not to encroach on that of the other so that there are no worries. Personally, I take care of the communication, image and decoration part of the place and Juan takes care of the cooking and the management. We have two complementary missions, we trust each other and that’s the only way it can work“, had explained Laury Thilleman to We bothin March 2022. What will happen to this establishment now?