Haute Author

  • NAME Laura Schreffler
  • BIO Laura Schreffler may not have been born in Los Angeles, but she considers herself to be a tried and true California girl. This former columnist, celebrity editor and pop culture expert plans on riding off into the Hollywood sunset as she enjoys the life of a gal about (Tinsel)town as the Los Angeles Editor of Haute Living. She lives to travel, loves beauty, adventure sports and being mischievous. Her first book - a dating guide - will be published this fall.

Artcles By Laura Schreffler

Thanksgiving

Preparing an elaborate Thanksgiving meal isn’t for everyone. Thankfully, a plethora of haute L.A. eateries have created intricate menus for those who don’t feel like basting a turkey, prepping a pumpkin pie or whipping up mashed potatoes. Here are our picks for the best places to celebrate a stress-free Thanksgiving in the City of Angels.

Alexis Bittar

Alexis Bittar is a man that fully gets into the holidays—and naturally, chooses to showcase his holiday spirit through his designs. “What I love about the holidays is the sense of fantasy,” he says, adding, “That’s the whole purpose of jewelry—to play. You can explore your personality with jewelry. People uncover who they really are with the jewelry they choose to wear, because it brings out everyone’s individual sense of style.” Here, this jewelry designer to the stars reveals how he adds a little sparkle to the holiday season.

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