Haute Living Best Dressed of the Week

Here, in our inaugural Haute Living Best Dressed List, we give you the five most stylish, trend setting, sartorial stars of the week. From the Vionnet, Saks Fifth Avenue & Vogue cocktail reception to Derek Blasberg’s book signing for “Classy,” and the New Yorkers for Children Spring Dinner Dance presented by AKRIS, we have chosen the most outstanding spring ensembles. Read More

Fault!: The Haute 5 Tennis Courts in Chicago

Whether it's a killer forehand, smash, or backhand, serving up your A-game is key to a epic summer in your social circle. Get your court date in before the competition and show them what you're made of. Here are your Haute 5 spots to hit the net. Read More

Atreides Luxury Yacht: a Haute new Level in Yachting

Lo and behold, yachting enthusiasts: a bar-raising super yacht is already making waves. As yachts get more spacious and pile on new features, Serbian designer Vuk Dragovic has taken yacht concepts to a whole new level by creating the Atreides concept luxury yacht. What makes this model so special? Its retractable pool for water sports of your choice. Read More


Out of the Humidor: Liga Privada T52

In 1995, two college buddies opened up a little cigar kiosk in the World Trade Center in New York City to help realize their passion for cigars and desire to get into the cigar business. In 1998, they decided to make their hobby their full time career, and closed their store in exchange for opening a factory in Nicaragua. Read More

Pioneers, Now Partners

Just one month ago, Tesla used the platform of the Geneva International Motor Show to debut a one-off version of its $128,000 Roadster Sport, the hotly debated two-seat exotic sports car that can accelerate from zero to 60 in 3.7 seconds and can be re-charged from an outlet in your own garage. Read More

Haute Workouts

Motivation and self-control are two frightening words that can quickly cause your blood pressure to skyrocket. As human beings we struggle with animal-like instincts that cause us to fight against them. With so much to do and so little time, the only thing that is left are excuses for why we can't exercise. Here are three of my favorite quick and dirty fat blasters that are even fun for the young tikes. Read More


Chicagos Best Patios and Rooftops to See and Be Seen

With record breaking temps and sunshine to boot, April showers don’t seem to be anywhere in sight. And antsy from hibernating all winter, you’re surely looking for a great spot to people watch and enjoy a refreshment outdoors. Because if we know one thing about Chicago, it’s that good weather doesn’t last. So enjoy it while you can, here are some of the Chi’s hautest patios and rooftops. Read More