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Reyne Haines
Appraiser and media personality Reyne Haines, with an expertise in 20th Century Decorative Arts, has been a special guest on The Early Show on CBS and is the host of "The Art of Picking" on She is regularly called upon to appraise collectibles ranging from antique watches to $20 million paintings; and has been featured in numerous publications including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, Home & Garden, Hemisphere Magazine, Worth Magazine, TV Guide, Family Circle Magazine, Time Out New York, Traditional Home, Romantic Home, Inspire Magazine and The Collectors Weekly. She can also be heard frequently on Martha Stewart Living Radio on Sirius Satellite Radio Network. In 2003, Reyne wrote “The Art of Glass” for the Dayton Art Institute. In April 2010, her latest book on Vintage Wristwatches hit the shelves in bookstores nationwide. She works and lives in Houston, Texas.

Entries by Reyne Haines

LA Hotspot Reopens - Celebrities Flock to Attend

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 3:23 PM

Photo Courtesy of Chelsea Lauren/ Getty Images

Bootsy Bellows has always been a celebrity favorite. With their "No paparazzi allowed" rule, it quickly became THE playground for celebrities like John Mayer, Katy Perry, and Leonardo DiCaprio.

After closing several months...

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The Rich Kids of Beverly Hills Are Back!

(2) Comments | Posted June 15, 2015 | 4:16 PM

Photo Credit: Factory Boys

E!'s hit series "Rich Kids of Beverly Hills" returned last week with a handful of changes. A new cast member with a last name I'm sure you'll recognize, longer episodes and from what I hear,...

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Puff Daddy Takes Over SLS Foxtail Pool Club Fight Weekend

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 7:08 PM

Lil' Wayne, Mase & Puff Daddy - Photo Credit: Angela Cripps- CIROC Vodka

Vegas was alive this weekend with the highly anticipated Mayweather/Pacquiao fight at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. Casino hosts were snapping up tickets for their...

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Celebrity Stylist Tips: The Look of Love

(0) Comments | Posted February 17, 2015 | 10:45 PM

Between Valentine's Day and the debut of "Fifty Shades of Grey" amore is in the air.
What better color than red to showcase love and happiness!

Recently, I caught up with celebrity stylist Ali Levine to ask what some of her favorite pairings in red are this season...

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Donna Distefano - From Goldsmith to Jeweler to the Stars

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2015 | 4:50 PM

Donna Distefano - Jeweler to the Stars

Gaining a celebrity following in any line of business can make you an overnight success. The stories of companies ending up on Oprah's "Favorite Things" list has proven the power of the celebrity...

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Red Carpet Ready

(0) Comments | Posted January 12, 2015 | 9:21 AM

Cassadee Pope- 48th Annual Country Music Awards Photo Courtesy: Larry Busacca/Getty Images
The 2015 Awards Season is already upon us and the question on everyone's mind is "What will they be wearing?"

Joan Rivers was the first to pose that question on...

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Snoop Dogg's Got a Taste for Brazil This New Years

(0) Comments | Posted December 31, 2014 | 4:54 PM


Recently I caught up with Snoop Dogg to find out how he likes to celebrate New Years Eve. I fully expected his reply to be "Gin and Juice" and perhaps with a twist. He completely surprised me.

Snoop puts away...

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It's All About "Home & Family" for the Holidays

(0) Comments | Posted December 24, 2014 | 10:53 AM

Mark Steines & his boys

If you are a fan of The Hallmark Channel, you've certainly caught an episode of Home & Family. The show debuted almost 20 years ago and is still going strong.

Hosts Mark Steines and...

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Carmen Electra's Christmas

(1) Comments | Posted December 22, 2014 | 9:44 AM

Carmen Electra and her Mom

Carmen Electra is certainly a fan of Christmas. She played Ginger Peachum in Christmas in Wonderland, hosted Carmen Electra's - A Malibu Christmas and performed Santa Baby with the Pussycat Dolls for VH1. However,...

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Rihanna Pays It Forward -- Diamond Ball

(0) Comments | Posted December 18, 2014 | 1:26 PM

Rihanna & Jimmy Kimmel

Rihanna hosted the first ever Diamond Ball supporting her Clara Lionel Foundation at The Vineyard in Beverly Hills. The Vineyard, donated by the Victorino Noval Foundation, has been called one of the most beautiful properties in the nation and...

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Art Meets Luxury for a Cause

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2014 | 4:32 PM

Photo Courtesy of Neil Tandy

It's not unusual to find artists donating their art to a charitable auction, or someone donating their used car for a tax donation. But what happens when someone donates their vehicle to an artist...

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Christmas Traditions with Erika Jayne

(0) Comments | Posted December 3, 2014 | 7:32 PM

Erika Jayne - Photo Courtesy of Joseph Labisi

We are forever fascinated with how celebrities spend their money, where they vacation, and who they're dating. Christmas Traditions will showcase celebrities in a more private light discussing their favorite family...

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Thanksgiving Leftovers With Jeff Mauro

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2014 | 2:19 PM

Photo Courtesy of Jeff Mauro

What to do with all those Thanksgiving leftovers? Not another turkey sandwich. Ugh. Jeff Mauro, The Food Network's Sandwich King has a few ideas for you!

Cranberry BBQ Turkey Sandwich

8 ounces sliced leftover turkey meat
Cranberry BBQ...

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Thanksgiving with Nick & Lauren Carter

(0) Comments | Posted November 25, 2014 | 8:32 PM

Nick & Lauren Carter - Photo Courtesy of The Carters

I think many of us are grateful Thanksgiving comes just once a year. After consuming a weeks allotment of turducken, green bean casserole and pumpkin pie in one sitting,...

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Thanksgiving Traditions with Jared Harris

(0) Comments | Posted November 25, 2014 | 11:32 AM

Jared, wife Allegra and her parents Patricia & Lou Riggio - Photo Courtesy of Jared Harris

So how does British actor Jared Harris celebrate an American holiday? With family of course.

Mad Men actor Jared Harris takes a break...

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Celebrity Collector With Yossi Dina

(1) Comments | Posted November 23, 2014 | 8:24 PM

Photo Courtesy of Yossi Dina

I would have to think owning a pawnshop in Beverly Hills would be exciting. At the same time I wonder who in Beverly Hills would need to pawn their items? Apparently quite a few,...

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Thanksgiving Traditions with Jordan Tesfay

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 11:23 AM


With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us, we look forward to planning our family gatherings. What meals we will cook, which football team to route for, and wage bets on who will be passed out on the couch first.

I thought...

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Celebrity vs. Social Influencer

(2) Comments | Posted November 16, 2014 | 2:32 PM

Once upon a time, there was a little known marketing strategy for brands called The Celebrity Endorsement.

Brands would gift their product to celebrities in hopes they would be seen wearing them, using them, drinking them, etc. The best scenario would be for them to be photographed wearing them on...

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Jane Lynch Raises Awareness for 'Adopt the Arts'

(0) Comments | Posted November 10, 2014 | 9:37 AM

Photo courtesy: Brian Lindensmith / All Access Photo

Over the weekend, Jane Lynch partnered with CIROC Pineapple to transform her backyard into a tropical paradise. She then invited some of her talented friends to entertain guests while they learned more about the...

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Elton John Hosts Charity Event at Cipriani

(0) Comments | Posted November 2, 2014 | 9:29 AM

Photo Courtesy of Butch Vicencio/ Getty Images

Some of Hollywoods finest turned out for Elton John AIDS Foundation 13th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City this week.

This year, Enduring Vision Award...

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