Audrina Patridge: ‘I’m Embracing My Pregnancy Curves’

03/09/2016 at 08:15 PM ET

Pregnant and fabulous indeed!

Mom to be Audrina Patridge looks stunning on the March cover of LaPalme magazine.

Inside the issue she dishes on her pregnancy journey, revealing which of her Hills costars she shared her baby news with first, as well as how she’s juggling life as an expectant mother.

Audrina Patridge pregnant La Palme magazine
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“I do still keep in touch with Kristin [Cavallari]. She was actually one of the first people I told,” Patridge, 30, said. “The day we found out was the day she had just given birth so she started sending me pictures from the hospital.”

While we’re sure Cavallari (who has three children of her own) had some good advice for the reality star, Patridge is also figuring out what works for her and embracing her new body.

Audrina Patridge pregnant La Palme magazine
TJ Manou/LaPalme

“It’s crazy how much your body changes — and how fast —and I’m embracing my pregnancy boobs and my curves,” she added. “Your life doesn’t stop because you’re pregnant, you know? I’m all about eating smart and being conscious of what I put in my body because inevitably whatever I do affects the baby. Including stress.”

Audrina Patridge pregnant La Palme magazine
TJ Manou/LaPalme

Luckily, Patridge is convinced that “mommy brain” is a thing for a reason as she believes it “is God’s gift to keep you from being stressed out!”

Styled by the glossy’s creative director Derek Warburton, and shot by photographer TJ Manou, Patridge is the picture of glamour as she poses atop a Los Angeles skyscraper in a ruffled gown, sporting long ombré locks and tons of bling.

Photos inside the mag show MTV alum in a form fitting, bedazzled white dress as she cradles her bump and smiles radiantly. Dressed in a high-low green ensemble, Patridge gives a sultry stare as she poses for another pic.

Read the full interview when LaPalme hits stand on March 18.

Naja Rayne

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trish on

How do these anorexic women have children??

Jacki on

These photos look so fake. I saw pictures of her photo shoot and they looked great. What happened between then and now?

heather on

I’m pretty sure her belly is not that big yet. The original photos didn’t look like this. And they’re so heavily airbrushed they look absurd.

mschwellinger on

“Mommy brain” is not God’s gift to keep you from getting stressed out. “Mommy brain” is the reason for you trying to figure out why you left your car keys are in the freezer at work. Again.

Emily on

I laughed out loud when I read the title of this poor excuse for an article. What curves? The only curve on this poor malnourished body is the indentation where her brain should be.

vero on

I like Audrina and she looks Gorgeous!

Sherry on

“Juggling life as an expectant mother”..its easy..she does nothing all day. Try working a FT job like the rest of us.

jax on

She looks beautiful!

Sara on

I love Audrina and remember her from her TV show days. She is absolutely stunning and deserves every happiness. Cannot understand why the comments section on this blog is always packed to the brim with such hateful remarks. Are people really this nasty and do they really expend this much energy on hating people they don’t even know?

Anonymous on

Her “curves” are from a plastic surgeon, not a pregnancy.

Lindsay on

I am happy for her and she looks great, but I am sure she is not “juggling” doing much of anything.. try being 8 months pregnant, working full-time and trying to do everything else that life requires (i.e. cleaning, cooking, preparing for a baby, fitting in exercise).. how pregnant women do all this with a child already I have NO idea.. I’d love to see an article on those kinds of momma-to-be’s🙂

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