The King and the Prince: Saturdays singer Mollie steps out in Royal blue as rumours emerge that she's dating Harry
09:17 GMT, 12 April 2012
She's remaining resolutely silent over rumours that she's dating Prince Harry.
But The Saturdays singer Mollie King appeared to be making reference to the reported relationship as she stepped out in London yesterday wearing a Royal blue top.
The 24-year-old star teamed her vest top with a pair of skinny red jeans and tan accessories as she shopped at London's Portobello Market with bandmate Una Healy.
Royal blue: Mollie King stepped out wearing a blue top and red trousers yesterday as reports emerged that she's dating Prince Harry
Afternoon out: Mollie kept her head down as she went shopping with bandmate Una Healy at London's Portobello Market
Mollie kept her head down on the afternoon out, with her silence extending to her Twitter page.
The singer has yet to publicly comment on the reports that she and Harry are enjoying a blossoming romance, instead sharing a picture of herself tucking into a chocolate bar on her Twitter page yesterday afternoon.
The pretty blonde singer accompanied the shot with the caption: 'Anyone else STILL tucking into their easter eggs '
It was reported yesterday that Harry is 'completely smitten' with Mollie, who he has been friends with for the past two years.
New romance Mollie and Harry have been friends for two
years after she cheered him on as he played polo during the Asprey
World Class Cup in 2010
The pair have apparently been spotted flirting and partying in various London nightclubs over the past few weeks.
But, according to friends of the couple, the pair have been attempting to keep their blossoming romance under wraps.
A source told the Daily Express: 'It’s very early days for them but they’re head over heels.'
news of Harry and Mollie's romance comes after they were spotted at
London's Bunga Bunga club last week, enjoying a karaoke session with
friends until 3am before heading home separately.
Pop princess: Mollie is one fifth of The Saturdays, seen here with bandmates (left to right) Frankie Sandford, Una Healy, Rochelle Wiseman and Vanessa White
The pair first met back in July 2010, at the
Asprey World Class Cup at Surrey's Hurtwood Polo Club, when Mollie
cheered on Harry on the polo field from the stands, before later being
introduced to the royal.
February, Mollie, who bears more than a passing resemblance to Harry's
ex Chelsy Davy, and Gandy ended their relationship with the male model
saying it just 'wasn't the right time' for them.
He said at the time: 'I have been over in the States three times this month and a relationship can't take that.
'Mollie is an incredibly beautiful, lovely girl and so grounded. But it just didn't work out.'
Former loves: Harry's only long-term relationship was with Chelsy Davy, while Mollie split from male model David Gandy in February
Meanwhile, Prince Harry gave an interview on U.S. television last month in which he bemoaned how difficult it was for him to find love.
Asked if being royal
lived up to its image, Harry replied: 'No, not at all, ha ha – as
any girl would ever tell you. It’s sort of, “Oh my God, he’s a prince.”
But no. The job that it entails – I mean look at me, I’m 27 years old.'
his chances of marriage, he added: 'I'm not so much searching for
someone to fulfill the role, but obviously, you know, finding someone
that would be willing to take it on.’
Harry’s only long-term relationship was with Chelsy Davy, 26, and finished in 2009.
is awaiting comment from Mollie's spokesperson on the reported
relationship. A spokesperson for Prince Harry said they would not
comment on speculation surrounding his private life.