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Aidan Shaw is a love interest of Carrie Bradshaw.

He is first introduced when Carrie and Stanford Blatch spotted an ad for his furniture in the paper. After his dog Pete hit on Carrie, they went out on a date. It was during that first date that he told her that smoking was a deal breaker for him, resulting in her lying about giving it up. When he caught her smoking during their second date, Carrie promised to give it up. He then began to romance her before their relationship picked up with him introducing her to his parents. However their first relationship ended when she confesses to sleeping with Mr. Big.

After the breakup, he began seeing a woman named Susan, something Carrie learns in Cock a Doodle Do!. He returns to Carrie's life in Ghost Town when it is revealed that he opened a bar with Steve Brady.

The second time they dated, he proposed to Carrie in Season 4, to which she says yes. They later break up due to Carrie's inability to commit and Aidan´s mistrust.

Sometime after his relationship with Carrie, Carrie bumps into Aidan in To Market, to Market and learns that he married a furniture designer named Kathy. She also learns that he has a baby named Tate, who he likes to call Tater.

Years later, Carrie learns in Sex and the City 2 that he has 2 other children: Homer and Wyatt.