Best Holiday Gowns

When the social calendar is jam packed with holiday dinner parties, and festive soiree’s, a new frock keeps the celebration fresh. The object of the game is to be drop-dead gorgeous right? So leave experimentation to the trend-oids and fashion freaks and go for ravishing.

Purchasing a gown is akin to buying a diamond. Its a purchase that will last through many years of champagne toasts. Hand-embroidery, silk taffeta and French lace, are some of the lavish materials used to create the Cinderella confections. Below are Haute’s favorites from red-carpet veterans like Oscar de la Renta, J. Mendel, Reem Acra, Marchesa and Naeem Khan. Any one of these will turn heads

Go Around The World with Eddie Merlot’s

From now until Saturday, May 31, guests at Eddie Merlot’s Chicagoland locations will be treated to a steak-centric menu inspired by international flavors from Italy, Jamaica, France, and Argentina, as part of the restaurant’s Steak and Wine from Around the World dining event.