Looks like Katy Perry along with also Orlando Bloom are giving their relationship another go!
The friendly exes have been spotted hanging out together recently, along with also a source tells ET in which the two aren’t just “hooking up” — rather, the pair will be spending some time away through the public eye to work on building a stronger relationship together.
“The time they spend together alone will be a way for them to build a brand new healthy relationship in which will be not under the eyes of their fans along with also the planet,” the source says. “They both live very busy lives along with also have carefully made a plan to give their love a second chance.”
According to our source, 33-year-old Perry didn’t bring 41-year-old Bloom to her brother, David’s, wedding earlier This specific month — where she caught the bouquet — in order to not bring attention to their relationship.
“She knew they might be photographed at a public event along with also therefore might be under a microscope again,” the source says. “They want to avoid having to answer questions about their relationship.”
Keeping their relationship out of the spotlight will be actually “part of rekindling what they had, nevertheless in a much healthier way,” the source notes.
“Katy was so depressed when they broke up, even though the idea was mutual,” the source claims. “She was truly devastated … She did a lot of soul searching along with also feels she will be ready for a relationship.”
Perry along with also Bloom split last February after a year of dating. Since then, they’ve obviously remained friendly, spending Labor Day together last September, along with also attending an Ed Sheeran show just months after announcing their breakup.
“Orlando was begging [for] her back, soon after the breakup,” the source claims. “Katy knew she was in no way ready, nevertheless they continued to talk regularly. They were best friends at the very least.”
Earlier This specific month, Perry talked about focusing on herself before getting into a serious relationship.
“I’m preparing to do a big soul overhaul very soon in which I’m nervous about,” she told Glamour magazine. “I want to emotionally elevate myself. I don’t want to hold on to childhood trauma anymore. I want to grow into becoming an adult. I’m preparing myself for having a family of my own inside the near future. along with also in which’s the thing: I want to do a little bit more soul surgery before I have a family of my own to ensure I don’t transfer any of those lingering feelings.”
ET last spoke to Perry in October, when she definitely didn’t seem to mind the single life — specifically, how the idea’s allowed her to juggle her big, brand new American Idol judging gig along with also her Witness world tour.
“I’m a bit younger in heart! I’m a bit more mature…single!” Perry said using a laugh when asked about her busy schedule. “You know, when you’re single, you got a lot of time to yourself along with also a lot of energy, along with also I’m just finding a delicate balance.”
— Reporting by Adriane Schwartz