Does Kate have a new mate?  People reported that Kate Hudson and Matthew Bellamy (frontman of the rock group Muse) dined with Renee Zellwegger and Bradley Cooper in Paris over the weekend and were seen together all over the city of love.  While there isn’t any confirmation that these two are an item, a witness told People that they “seemed very much a couple.”  This wouldn’t be Hudson’s first rocker; she was married to Chris Robinson (of the Black Crowes) until 2006. Their son Ryder is 6 years old.What are the tell-tale signs that two people are an item?

Cupid’s Advice:

Hudson and Bellamy may or may not be dating, but here are Cupid’s indicators to gauge whether you have become an item with someone:

1. You become exclusive: If you find that you and your partner are only interested in dating each other, it could be a sign of a budding relationship.

2. Frequent contact: If you feel comfortable picking up the phone, texting, emailing, or reaching out to the other person, it’s likely that you’ve become a couple.

3. Introductions: Have you combined activities together with friends?  Maybe you’ve all gone to dinner, a party or special event together.   This is a good indication you both feel comfortable enough to let your inner circle see you as a couple.