“Real Housewives of New York” star Tinsley Mortimer is making her first appearance after she reportedly quit the reality show.
The “RHONY” star took to social media to promote her new bag business. Mortimer partnered with the company that sells a variety of travel bags and accessories.
She wrote, “#TinsleybyRuMe launch is right around the corner and I’m so excited! These designs were inspired by my personal style and I cannot wait for you to see them! 💕🌴💖 @myrume #ComingSoon #TravelEssentials.”
RuMe’s company website states,, “Launched on Earth Day, Colorado-based RuMe, short for ReUseMe, designs consumer products that deliver on the growing needs of environmentally conscious consumers who don't want to sacrifice style and functionality for sustainability. We provide functional products designed to make life a little easier, eco-friendly solutions to help you care about what you carry, and bright, fun patterns to bring color and cheer to your day”
Mortimer has stayed out of the spotlight ever since news broke she allegedly stopped filming “RHONY”.
Earlier this month, Mortimer was scheduled to film at the Eventi Hotel in New York. She failed to show and left her costars were left hanging. The reality star reportedly skipped work to head to Chicago with her boyfriend, Scott Kluth
The on-again off-again couple recently became on-again after months apart. Their relationship has been a major storyline for Mortimer.
She expressed her desire for a long-term serious man but he had issues committing.
Mortimer recently posted a photo from Chicago captioned, “Somewhere over the rainbow skies are blue And the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true” ☺️🌈 #chicago 📸by Scott.”
Mortimer has been a main cast member on “Real Housewives of New York” since Season 9.
The other returning cast includes Ramona Singer, Luann de Lesseps, Sonja Morgan, Dorinda Medley. The new member of the case is a woman named Leah McSweeney.
She released a statement, “I have decided to leave the ‘Housewives’ franchise to explore my next chapter.”
Further, “It’s time to move on and focus on my daughter, my philanthropy and my production partnership with Mark Burnett, producing and starring in shows which represent a shift in the conversation for women. With the changes in modern culture, I want to highlight the strength, confidence and unstoppable power that women have.”
She ended, “My experience at Bravo has been an incredibly magical ride. I am so grateful to them for highlighting my entrepreneurialism and allowing me to pave the way for many women to achieve their goals. I am excited for my future. The best is yet to come.”
Frankel starred on “RHONY” from season 1 until season 3. She would leave and return for season 7 until season 11.