Haute Author

  • NAME Valerie Friedrich
  • BIO Food and fashion writer/blogger Valerie Friedrich developed her fervor for dining out and shopping from her father, who introduced her to Duck a l'Orange and the Kiehl's counter at Barney's at a very early age. Thanks to a delicious and fashionable childhood, the Los Angeles native acts as Beverly Hills magazine's dining guide aficionado and oversees her quirky lifestyle blog, I'm Starving.

Artcles By Valerie Friedrich

Los Angeles

Save the Date: Todd Reed Trunkshow at Altered Space Gallery on Abbot Kinney

Up until now, Jewelry designer/sustainable practitioner Todd Reed has stuck to icing some pretty famous fingers, including those of Mrs. Obama. But, from May 6 through May 7, thanks to Abbot Kinney's intimate Altered Space Gallery, anyone can try on (and purchase) the Colorado-based artist's innovative treasures with their own two hands at an upcoming trunkshow. Read More

Los Angeles

Haute Event: LA Fashion Collective Presents Fall 2011 Cocktail Party

On Wednesday night, LA Fashion Collective corralled fashion PR forerunners, showroom owners, and taste-making hipsters inside Stone Rose Lounge at Sofitel Hotel to witness some of the city's most impressive, budding design talent. Styled by Amy Nicole Bernstein and Alison Carreon of Wardrobe Wear, models exhibited fall womenswear from Katie May, Alexx Jae & Millk, and Pleasure Doing Business. Read More