Haute Author

  • NAME Michelle Won
  • BIO Michelle Won is a writer and journalist who has worked on both coasts covering food, fashion and nightlife. She started her career doing entertainment and food reporting at a Los Angeles cable station, and brought her love of all things delicious and fabulous to Manhattan in 2007. In addition to journalism, Won is also an adjunct lecturer at CUNY Queens. Won graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and master’s degree in communication.

Articles By Michelle Won

Work It Out: The Top 5 Fitness Clubs in New York

Once all the Christmas ham and New Year's champagne has been consumed... it's time to buckle down and get a good start on 2011. New York City is a mecca for svelte, beautiful people so fitness centers abound. But which is the best to help you keep your New Year's fitness resolution? We've got our picks for the top 5 places you can head to work it out! Read More

Haute Event: Actress Jane Lynch Hosts Charmin “Go Nation” Event in Times Square

Actress Jane Lynch, best known as the meanie Sue Sylvester on Glee, was out doing the opposite of what her character normally does on the show. She brought smiles to faces in Times Square, Wednesday, as she crowned Alabama's Iris Hill 'Queen of Go Nation'. It was the culmination of a two-month long nationwide search to find the Charmin "Go Nation" King or Queen of the Throne. Read More

Ring in the New Year: The Top 5 New Year’s Eve Parties in New York

New York's New Year's celebrations are iconic across the nation. From the world-famous Times Square ball drop to the swanky private parties in lounges across the city, this is the place to be for the best partying to ring in 2011. It was tough to pick just five, but here are our favorite places to raise your glass this New Year's Eve. Read More

Haute Event: Keri Hilson Throws Album Launch Party

Sultry singer Keri Hilson partied the night away, celebrating the launch of her newest album at Greenhouse in Manhattan Tuesday night. Hilson's new album, titled "No Boys Allowed" is already a hit with single "Pretty Girl Rock" making its rise up the charts. Read More