Las Vegas

Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring/Summer 2012 Accessories and Luggage Collection Evokes Classic Maison Elegance

With summer comes the opportunity for travel and leisure. Louis Vuitton’s Spring/Summer 2012 bag, accessories, and luggage collection will ensure you jetset in luxury, and with the utmost class. Drawing on a sense of the classic Louis Vuitton Maison legacy, the new collection will witness again the presence of the luxe VVN leather – traditionally used as trim for the famed Monogram luggage – to provide accenting on outerwear, in the distinctive flat-pac sandals, and on many of the new mix-and-match belts, in addition to wooden marquetry elements. Read More

Las Vegas

Haute Yachts: The Adastra, the Innovative Luxury Trimaran Five Years in the Making

For more than five years now, a yacht has been in development to meet the needs of an experienced seafaring Hong Kong couple and their family – power, comfort, style, and supreme luxury. The Adastra 42.5m Trimaran – currently under construction at McConaghy Boats in China – is the product of these five years of design, a stunning yacht with excellent sea keeping qualities, low fuel consumption, and luxe accommodations. Read More

Chicago

Haute Time: Global Demand for Fine Swiss Watches is Recession-Proof

While the global economy has thrown us some curveballs recently, one thing has remained constant – the need to tell time, and to do so in style. In May, Swiss watch exports, despite what else may be going on in the world, have risen 40.1% in real terms to 1.64 billion Swiss francs, with nearly every other market in the world also reporting an increase. Read More

Las Vegas

Hautos: 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Roadster Estimated to be Most Expensive Ever Auctioned

It is of no doubt that Mercedes-Benz is responsible for creating some of the world’s most revered and coveted vehicles in automotive history, and that fact is only solidified by the coming auction of the iconic 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Spezial Roadster, which is set to go on sale this August with RM Auctions – and be the most expensive Mercedes-Benz ever sold at auction. Read More

San Francisco

Famed Photographer Greg Lotus Brings NY Exhibit to Bill Lowe Gallery Atlanta

Photographer, Greg Lotus shot the most recent Haute Living New York cover story with Eva Longoria which is one of our most outstanding fashion shoots to-date. Known for capturing the imaginative glamour of the world’s most beautiful people in the world’s most beautiful places, Lotus will visit Atlanta on July 8th to celebrate the opening of his photographic exhibition Aspiration and Artifice: The Constructed Visage at Bill Lowe Gallery in Midtown. Read More

Boston

Haute Market: SoWa Open Market

Starting this month (the kick-off festival was May 1st) and running through October, SoWa Open Market (460 Harrison Ave, Boston) will offer “…a shopping experience like no other in Boston,” according to its website. Each Sunday, an ever-changing group of artisans will set up shop in an open-air market setting, hawking their trendy wares to throngs of people descending upon the South End neighborhood. Festival goers can peruse everything from hand-crafted accessories, designer clothing, original artwork, and more. Read More

Boston

Haute Spot: Fashionably Late Thursdays at Liberty Hotel

Despite the apparent contradiction, it’ll pay to be prompt for this haute event. Located at the foot of historic Beacon Hill, the swanky Liberty Hotel (215 Charles Street, Boston, 617.224.4000) plays host to Fashionably Late Thursdays each week, where leggy, elegant models decked out in designer duds strut their stuff among bourbon-sipping bystanders. Read More

Boston

Michael Jackson’s “Beat It” Jacket in City Hall Plaza

It stands to reason that the Hard Rock Café would celebrate a milestone anniversary like…well, like a rock star. Touting itself as “music’s greatest memorabilia collection,” the Hard Rock on Wheels (a big-rig truck outfitted with a high-end collection of priceless rock items) rolled into Boston’s City Hall Plaza on Saturday as part of a cross-country tour to celebrate the restaurant chain’s 40th anniversary. Read More

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