Once engaged — and pregnant — Patridge decided that she wanted to take things slowly when it came to planning her big day."I didn't want to rush getting married, because stress is bad for the baby.
In 2006, she rose to prominence after being cast in the reality television series The Hills, which chronicled the personal and professional lives of Patridge and friends Lauren Conrad, Heidi Montag, and Whitney Port.
During its production, she was cast in positions with Quixote Studios and Epic Records.
Later in the season, Montag ended her friendship with Patridge after suspecting that she was involved with her boyfriend Spencer Pratt, though the women later reconciled.
After Montag moved in with Pratt, Patridge and Lo Bosworth later became roommates with Conrad.
I was a little worried about people judging me for it, but Corey wasn't," Patridge shared. Their opinions don't matter.' Anyway, we've already been together for so long, it's like we're already married.
It's just a title at this point — and a ring."See More: The Most Adorable Proposals We've Ever Seen On the topic of honeymoons, the bride-to-be noted that she would most likely take her new little one along, saying, "If we take a honeymoon, we're definitely bringing [our daughter] — and my little sister, so she can watch the baby while we go out to dinner or snorkel." She continued: "I'm so lucky I'm so close to my family.
During production of the first season, producers cast her in a position with Quixote Studios.
The following season, Patridge was cast with Epic Records.
During the third season, Patridge resumed an on-again/off-again relationship with boyfriend Justin Brescia, who Bosworth jokingly nicknamed "Justin Bobby".
Their turbulent relationship carried through each subsequent season.
In 2006, MTV developed the reality television series The Hills as the spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.