Sweat Shopping: The Newest Trend from the Spring Collections

Luxury has taken on a whole new form this season…and it’s about to get a little, uh, sweaty. With countless designers referencing sporty chic in their spring collections, it has left editors and consumers wondering what’s going on. I agree with the WSJ on this one: sweatpants are taking casual chic to a new level. Read More


Perks at Worldwide Four Seasons Hotels for Preferred Partners

Whoever said there’s no such thing as a free lunch simply hasn’t yet met a Four Seasons Preferred Partner. Not that any of us need a free lunch, but why refuse it, especially at top restaurants in some of our favorite hotels worldwide? Simply book your next Four Seasons stay through a Preferred Partner and enjoy a complimentary lunch at the hotel or a $100 spa or golf credit. Read More

The Milan Furniture Fair Attracts the Fashion Set

The Milan Furniture Fair kicks off on the 14th of this month, and sticks around through the 19th. While there are sure to be some great furniture companies showing off their wares, some top fashion houses are set to participate. First, it was revealed that Bottega Veneta would be showcasing a variety of products with Japanese influences at a pop-up store to coincide with the Fair. Read More


Elie Saab Designs His First Yacht

Hollywood’s leading actresses, from Angelina Jolie to Halle Berry, covet Elie Saab’s fashionable creations. Now yacht owners can experience his talents first hand, as he is expanding his offerings into superyacht design—in both exterior styling and interior décor. It’s all thanks to Weyves Couture, a company that teams the world’s foremost fashion houses and designers with individuals seeking singular designs for their homes, jets, and yachts. Read More


Catching Up with It Girl Stephanie Izard

Two years in the making, Stephanie Izard, chef and much celebrated winner of Bravo’s Top Chef: Chicago is (finally) about to open her much anticipated restaurant in West Loop. The Season 4 local fan favorite and first female winner has been on the up and up since the show’s 2008 season. Read More


Abdullah Tries to Save Emanuel Ungaro

Remember when you heard those rumors about Lindsay Lohan apparently becoming an advisor of some sort for some fashion house? Well, you weren't dreaming. Those rumors were true and the fashion house she ended up “working” for was Emanuel Ungaro. Read More


Haute Highlights: A Course in Design

Haute Living has a plethora of editorial content from our four regional editions that may be passing under your radar, and we don’t want that. We have so many gems hidden in our archives, so in addition to my daily Haute 100 Updates, I will now be providing “Haute Highlights,” focusing on one article from a print edition that I think is worthy of your attention. Today, spring is in the air around the country, and golf enthusiasts are rejoicing. Before you did your clubs out of the closet and head to the links this weekend, check out “A Course in Design." Read More


Gilt Groupe and iPad are a Match Made In Heaven

The iPad comes out tomorrow. And for those of you who have been frantically anticipating the release of this revolutionary product, it couldn’t come soon enough. It’s loaded with all the usual trimmings apple lovers are used to—safari, mail, photos, iTunes, iPod, calendar, contacts, and the list goes on. Read More


World Renowned Sailor Teams up with Elite Watchmaker

On March 30, 2010 50-year-old French sailor, Loick Peyron, officially joined the Corum watch family, by meeting more than 100 Corum employees at the company’s Swiss headquarters in La Chaux-de-Fonds. Corum, well known for their exceptional timepieces, which includes the Corum Admiral’s Cup and Golden Bridge collections, expects that Peyron’s sailing creativity coupled with the company’s revered watchmaking expertise can create an epic new timepiece. Read More