Haute Author

  • NAME Mina Atac
  • BIO Born, raised and educated in Europe, Mina Atac moved to Los Angeles in 2000 when she was a teenager. After graduating from USC — Go Trojans! — with a degree in international relations and global business , Mina started working as a real estate consultant. She also holds a degree in fashion and owns a personal shopping + styling company called SHOP WITH 6. Mina enjoys art, architecture, international travel, charity work, fine dining, vintage wines, tennis and fashion. Connect with Mina by email or on Facebook.

Articles By Mina Atac

Haute Liquor: Designer Edition

First it was Roberto Cavalli premium vodka, and then came Ed Hardy vodka an Ed Hardy wine. Last year, Christian Louboutin launched his own champagne in partnership with Champagne house Piper-Heidsieck. One thing for sure, designers love their liquor. Here are the newest additions to the haute liquor family: Read More

Haute Event: Grand Opening of Lamborghini North Los Angeles

Lamborghini held an exclusive grand opening celebration for their new Southern California dealership, Lamborghini North Los Angeles, on Thursday, Sept. 30. It is the first dealership of its kind in the United States and the first Lamborghini dealership to be located in a shopping center. The showroom is positioned inside the luxury wing surrounded by high-end retailers such as Cartier, Neiman Marcus and Louis Vuitton. Read More

Haute Chocolate — Sweetest Event of the Year

Chocolate lovers will unite on Oct. 10 for the Fourth Annual Los Angeles Luxury Chocolate Salon. Chocolate aficionados, fanatics and addicts will savor and discover the finest in artisan, gourmet and premium chocolate and best wine during the luxury event. This year the premier major chocolate show will take place in the Pasadena Center. Read More

Got iPad?

Designers have already come up with their own dress for the hautest gadget of all time. Whether you want to keep your iPad in style or just want to protect it, you definitely need a case. Ladies and gentleman, here is your guide to the hautest iPad cases. Read More

Haute Santa Monica: Denims and Weddings

I was in Santa Monica last two days. First day, I’ve attended the Citizens of Humanity Denim Event. Denim aficionados enjoyed deejay tunes and specialty cocktails while shopping for the latest and greatest denim. Fact: You can never have enough pair of jeans… (Or handbags in my case.) Read More

Haute Fashion Benefit

Fashion. Fantasy. Music. Magic = Glamaroma. Historical Orpheum Theater hosted another great fashion benefit last night. Glamorama! The event was packed with fashionistas, celebrities and socialites. As the name suggested it was a glamorous event! Read More