Haute Author

  • NAME Lauren Kent
  • BIO Born and raised in Dallas, Lauren Kent loves her town — although she spent her college life and some years afterward trying to be anywhere else. With her degree in journalism from the University of Texas, Lauren had writing stints in Australia, New York City and Hawaii before she made her way back home to tackle the bourgeoning culture and fashion scene of the Big D. When she’s not covering top events or luxury items for Haute Living, Lauren is taking her Pomeranian Sacsha to White Rock Lake or cheering on the Cowboys at the MAT.

Articles By Lauren Kent

Top 5 Cocktail Menus in Dallas

Purists, beware. Sophisticated, hand-crafted cocktails are making a rabid comeback on the drinking scene, and bars are stocking up on extensive menus that will knock your socks off. Read More

Haute Secrets: Bella Rose Designers Tami Morris and Katy Palermo

The Stats: Italian sisters Tami Morris and Katy Palermo always had an interest in fashion. After graduating with a double degree in Design and Merchandising, Morris went to work for future mother-in-law Margaret Morris in her famed Dallas boutique Rue de Reves, which carried coveted European women's wear lines. Read More

The Top 5 Places to Eat Prime Rib in Dallas

It's part of the holy Texan trifecta: oil, beer, and steer. There's a few things we don't just know about - we live, breathe and sweat it. If you're looking for a steak, well there's plenty of places to go; but to get the perfect cut of prime rib, cooked just rare enough, that's an art form. Read More

The Top 5 Omelets in Dallas

Some breakfast dishes are so delicious that they can't even be held in the confines of the breakfast time of day. Enter the omelet. With so many ways to flavorize this fluffy concoction, it's no surprise you've got cravings for them at all hours of the day. Read More