Brittany Cartwright had a rollercoaster year, but she’s headed for a fairytale ending. The 29-year-old Vanderpump Rules star is in wedding planning mode for her upcoming nuptials to longtime love Jax Taylor, and she’s more fit and fabulous than ever.
Cartwright and Taylor went through a slump last year, but she supported her man through his personal struggles. After Jax popped the question at the Malibu eatery Neptune’s Net in June (fans will see the proposal play out next season on Vanderpump Rules), Cartwright kicked it into high gear with wedding planning and a stunning weight loss. The Kentucky beauty recently revealed that she’s lost a whopping 25 pounds, telling E News! that her main focus is to be “happy and healthy.”
“Being healthy and fit makes me feel so much more confident and happy with myself,” Cartwright told E! “It feels really great when you start seeing results and your old clothes start to fit again.”
Not to mention bathing suits. Cartwright is a prolific Instagrammer and her feed is populated with gorgeous glam shots and bikini snaps that show off her fit and toned bod. Can you imagine what this Vanderpump beauty will look like in a wedding dress?
Take a look at our gallery below to see 10 times Brittany Cartwright stunned on Instagram. (And note, it was hard to limit it to just 10!)
Cartwright looks drop dead gorgeous in her most recent Instagram pic. The Bravo star’s glam session with hair stylist Bradley Leake features her wearing a dress by JLux Label.
Cartwright’s pose in a neon orange bikini gives those Sports Illustrated models a run for their money. The gorgeous reality star looks relaxed during a recent getaway.
Yes, Cartwright is close friends with Taylor’s ex-girlfriend Stassi Schroeder. Last month, the unlikely besties wowed in white outfits.
In early August, Cartwright and the Vanderpump crew vacationed in Mexico. Taylor posted this sexy shot of his fiancée during the couple’s stay at Hotel Mousai.
Cartwright was a lady in red for a dream engagement photo session with Taylor. The star stunned in a series of glamorous beach photos and later clapped back at critics who pointed out a volleyball net in the background.
“When have I ever seemed like somebody who cares if I have a dang volleyball net behind me?” Cartwright said, per Bravo. “I’m at the beach! It’s beautiful! …And I love the fact that we were on a beach in such dressy, formal outfits. That was my whole point, so I love it.”
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Engagement photo OF MY DREAMS!! Thank you @cberms for capturing this moment and making it a reality for us ❤️❤️ I’m obsessed ❤️❤️ makeup by @jaredlips hair by @hairbybradleyleake Sexiness by @mrjaxtaylor ???? dress flung by @musickillskate and blown by @stassischroeder ????
Vanderpump Rules fans may recall Cartwright’s first day of filming on the Bravo reality show when she showed up for a job interview with Lisa Vanderpump wearing the skimpy romper below. Vanderpump hated the outfit, but fans immediately fell in love with the new Bravo star.
Cartwright rarely posts mirror selfies, but this one makes up for it. After her stunning weight loss, the star posted a bikini shot to mark her progress and keep herself inspired.
Cartwright posed with Taylor’s sister, Jenny Cauchi, on her wedding day. While she looked gorgeous as a guest, she’ll soon shine in her own bridal gown.
In April, Cartwright posted a photo with Taylor confirming “a new us.” Suffice it to say, she has that little black dress thing down.
For a 2017 Halloween party in Las Vegas, Cartwright dressed as Little Red Riding Hood. But she looked badder than the Big Bad Wolf.
Vanderpump Rules airs on Bravo.