Lauren Conrad or "L.C.", as her friends call her was born on February 1st, 1986 in Newport Beach, California. Lauren has grown up in the beautiful city of Laguna Beach. She and her friends enjoy going to the beach, shopping and eating out. Lauren has had an interest in fashion design since 7th grade. After graduating from Laguna Beach High School, she decided to attend "Academy of Art University" and major in Fashion Design. After completing one semester, she realized that the school and San Francisco were not a good fit for her. So she moved back home and attended FIDM in Irvine, California. She got an intern position at "3 Dots" (clothing line) in LA. She is now living in LA and attending FIDM's LA campus majoring in Fashion Design.
In 2004, Lauren Conrad, along with her high school batch mates Stephen Colletti, Lo Bosworth and Kristin Cavallari, starred in MTV’s reality TV series ‘Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County’.
Following the conclusion of the show’s first season, Conrad got featured in an episode of ‘Cribs’. She left the series ‘Laguna Beach’ after its second season. However, in 2006, she made a guest appearance in its third season.
Conrad then moved to Los Angeles where Laguna Beach’s spin-off series ‘The Hills’ was created to showcase the lives of Lauren Conrad, her housemate Heidi Montag, and their friends Audrina Patridge and Whitney Port. During the production of the show’s first season, Conrad had an internship with ‘Teen Vogue.’
In 2007, she was announced as the spokeswoman of the beauty brand Avon’s "mark." line. The same year, she went on to act in the comedy flick ‘Epic Movie’. The following year, in March, she launched her first ever fashion line called The Lauren Conrad Collection; it didn’t become successful and was wrapped up the very next year.
The ambitious young woman next began working on ‘People's Revolution,’ Kelly Cutrone's PR firm. She then appeared in an episode each of 'Privileged' and ‘Greek’ in 2008.
In 2009, she lent her voice to a cartoon character in an episode of the animated series ‘Family Guy’. That year, Lauren Conrad also released her first novel titled ‘L.A. Candy’ that went to appear in New York Times’ best-seller list.
She also made appearances on the game show ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ in 2009. The same year, the diva collaborated with Kohl's and came up with her second fashion line called LC Lauren Conrad.
She guest starred in the reality show ‘Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List’ in 2010. The same year, she released two sequels to her first novel; these were titled ‘Sweet Little Lies’ and ‘Sugar and Spice’. During this period, she also released her fashion guide Lauren Conrad Style.
In April 2011, Lauren Conrad, along with her hairstylist Kristin Ess and makeup artist Amy Nadine, launched The Beauty Department. In August that year, she released her third fashion line called ‘Paper Crown ‘.
Conrad released her fourth novel titled ‘The Fame Game’ in April 2012. In July, she collaborated with BlueAvocado and launched an environment-friendly collection of bags under the name XO(eco).
In October 2012, she came up with ‘The Fame Game’ continuation novel titled ‘Starstruck.’ The final novel of the trilogy titled ‘Infamous’ was released the following year.
Conrad opened the web store ‘The Little Market’ along with her friend Hannah Skvarla in 2013. She added the limited-run Cinderella-inspired collection in LC Lauren Conrad in 2015. This was followed by Minnie Mouse and Bambi-inspired collections. In 2017, Conrad launched a swim line at Kohl's as a means to expand her brand.
Lauren Conrad initially dated fellow cast mates Brody Jenner and Jason Wahler for brief periods of time. Conrad was even involved in some controversial sex tape rumours with Wahler.
In 2008, she started a relationship with actor Kyle Howard. After dating for three years, the couple parted ways in 2011.
Soon after this, she began dating former guitarist William Tell in February 2012. The duo began living together in September 2013 and got married the following year.
On January 1, 2017, Lauren Conrad announced on social media that she and her husband Tell were expecting their first baby. The couple’s son, William James Tell, was born in July that year.
Conrad has two companion dogs, Chloe and Fitz.