Melissa Camacho of Common Sense Media criticized the program for featuring a near-identical plotline to its predecessor The Hills, where Lauren Conrad was similarly shown to pursue a career in the fashion industry while addressing difficulties among her friends.Ginia Bellefante from The New York Times suggested that the series was purposely produced sub-par to its parent series, commenting that it "is not the advertisement for New York that The Hills, with its dreamily shot opening-credit sequence, is for Los Angeles".
The City was often criticized for appearing to fabricate much of its storyline.
In one instance, Diane von Fürstenberg workers were reportedly angered that Port "doesn't really work" and was "hardly ever in the office", elaborating that series producers would inhibit normal work operations by not allowing employees to move items in their offices.
stars Chris Soules, 33, and Whitney Bischoff, 29, have called off their engagement.
Diamonds may be forever, but reality TV love clearly has an expiration date.
Becca Tilley, 25, was the runner-up in the race to win Chris’s heart and now, it sounds like she’d like another chance at love with the hunky farmer.