07/27/2011 at 12:55 PM EDT
With her engagement to Jay Cutler called off
, Kristin Cavallari
fans might not expect the reality star to wear a wedding gown any time soon.
But three days before news broke that she was reportedly dumped by her NFL beau, 28, Cavallari, 24, was all dressed in white for a magazine photo shoot
The photos of the former The Hills
and Laguna Beach
star depict a glowing bride-to-be donning an assortment of white gowns.
Cutler and Cavallari, who first stepped out
last summer, were planning on tying the knot next spring.
"I'm not surprised it didn't last," a friend of Cavallari told PEOPLE
about the breakup. Adds another source: "She's absolutely devastated."