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

5 Things That Get Alexis Bittar into the Holiday Spirit

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.

Sweet! The Five Best Cupcakes in Los Angeles

Having a great cupcake in L.A. is like a trek to the Hollywood sign or setting foot on the Hollywood Walk of Fame: it’s a right of passage. Here, we’ve narrowed down the plentiful list of contenders to our picks for the five best cupcakes in Los Angeles. Aren’t we being sweet for trying to help?