Later that month, Harry named Taylor as one of his celebrity crushes, alongside Rihanna and Rita Ora, telling : “Taylor’s a really lovely girl. Some people you meet and they are not as nice as you make them out to be, but she’s one of those people who’s really just amazing.
She deserves everything she has.”In an interview published at the beginning of November, Harry told that he was currently dating someone: "There’s someone I like.
The couple later enjoyed a post-show meal at LA’s Katsuya with a group that included their mutual friend Ed Sheeran and Taylor’s bandmates.
They posed separately for photos with fans inside the sushi restaurant.
One Direction were in town for promotional duties while Taylor was on a trip with girlfriends. We’re friends.” that there was “a weekend where they got really close and he was all, like, ‘You’re amazing - I want to be with you.
In late April, One Direction began a tour of Australia and New Zealand, during which Harry revealed that he had exchanged numbers with Taylor: “We met in America. I want to do this.’” According to the friend, he then texted Taylor while on tour to alert her to pictures online where he was “kissing a friend good-bye.” When Taylor searched for the pictures, she discovered they were “making out with like their hands all up in each other’s hair.”In the following months, Harry was linked to model Cara Delevingne while Taylor enjoyed a two-month summer fling with Conor Kennedy.
reported that Taylor and a “mystery” member of One Direction had arranged to have dinner at the upmarket Luton Hoo Hotel after the concert.
However, when the tabloid’s Bizarre columnist received a tip about the reservation, the meal was suddenly cancelled.
Taylor and Harry first met at the Kids’ Choice Awards on March 31 2012.: “Harry and Taylor were putting spoons on their noses and fooling around with each other and taking photos of each other.After that, they were stood talking and Harry kept putting his hand on Taylor’s bum.Harry’s father later tweeted that Taylor was “natural, kind and welcoming.” The pair were photographed arriving at Taylor’s hotel at 4am. They definitely looked like a couple.” They held hands and Harry seemed “really protective of her” and kept his arm around her during the party: “They’re not trying to hide it.The bar was packed.”At Z100’s Jingle Ball on December 7, Harry and Taylor watched each other’s performances from side-of-stage, and kissed, hugged and danced backstage while other acts were performing.