Haute Author

  • NAME Anastasia Simon
  • BIO Born and raised in New Orleans, Anastasia Simon has spent the past three and a half years making Atlanta her home. With a degree in textiles and apparel merchandising from Louisiana State University, Anastasia dabbled in public relations, fashion show production and visual merchandising before going back to her first love, writing. When she’s not busy researching and writing stories for Haute Living, or any one of the other publications that she regularly contributes to, Anastasia can usually be found checking out Atlanta’s burgeoning fashion and art scene, consuming copious amounts of coffee, and hunting around thrift stores for her next great fashion find.

Articles By Anastasia Simon

Haute Event: Museum of Modern Design Atlanta Grand Opening

This Saturday, celebrate the Museum of Modern Design Atlanta’s move to the Midtown Arts Corridor in style at their Grand Opening Party. Doubling as a fundraiser and a preview for MODA’s inaugural Midtown exhibit, Passione Italiana: Design of the Italian Motorcycle, this is definitely the one event you cannot miss this weekend. Read More

Haute Jewelry Obsession: Atlanta-Based Designer Amy Bubes

Very few items in my wardrobe, or any woman’s, withstand all of life’s changes the way that a great piece if jewelry does. Shoes wear out eventually and handbags go in and out of fashion, but jewelry stays the same. With that in mind, and my constant need to update some part of my closet, I had to check out Amy Bubes’ collection of handcrafted silver pieces the second I heard about it. Read More

Haute Dining: P’cheen Dishes Up Weekend Lunches

Instead of your usual weekend routine of brunch at noon followed by a lap or two around Piedmont Park, break out of your rut and head to P’cheen International Bistro & Pub next weekend when they kick off their weekend lunch menu. Pass on the boring benedicts, French toast variations and over stuffed omelets, and load up on tasty pub favorites with a twist as you attempt to cure your morning after blues. Read More

Haute Secrets Atlanta: Kaira Akita

Kaira Akita may be best known for her scene stealing roles Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married and The Family That Preys, however this multi talented actress is also an entrepreneur, fashion stylist and an active leader in the Atlanta community. Read More