Kristin Elizabeth Cutler (née Cavallari; born January 5, 1987) is an American television personality, fashion designer, and actress. In 2004, Cavallari came to prominence after being cast in the reality television series Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County, which documented the lives of her and her friends. After moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career in 2005, Cavallari appeared in several television series as minor characters. Since 2018, she has starred in her own realty TV show, Very Cavallari.
Cavallari was born in Denver, Colorado, one of two children of Judith Eifrig and Dennis Cavallari. She is of German and Italian descent. Following the divorce of her parents, she moved with her mother to Barrington, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. After getting in trouble as a young teen, her mother sent her to live with her father in Laguna Beach, California, where she graduated from Laguna Beach High School