Just as the famously reserved actor turns 70, Robert De Niro finally lets the outside world in. For once, he's talking to you
Robert De Niro wants to know where I live.
Or, more precisely, where I used to live. We are talking about the New York City neighborhood where De Niro was born and raised, Greenwich Village, and, specifically, the public pool that runs nearly a block from St. Luke's Place to Clarkson ... More
Judge Judith Sheindlin found fame and fortune in an offbeat TV courtroom—but the private star's rise is similarly unconventional
Judy Sheindlin shuffles a deck of cards like she's mad at it. We're in her dressing room at Sunset Bronson Studios in Hollywood, where she's taped her popular courtroom show for nearly two decades. Judge Judy is the most-watched daytime program on television, averaging about 9 million viewers daily. The ... More
The big-wave surfer talks inspiration on the open water and hitting the Hamptons to "Paddle & Party for Pink"
Don't tell hyphenate Laird Hamilton that he can't do something. One look at his career and it's clear that the surfer, inventor, actor, model, designer and philanthropist rarely slows down or sits still—unless it involves hanging out on a board.
How a company of 10-12 people is bringing eyewear to fashion’s beloved brands—and your everyday wardrobe
If you bought a pair of frames from the Brooklyn Flea in 2010, you might have met Andrew Lipovsky. He was there selling six styles of eyewear in only two colors—a prudent selection, but with a purpose: Lipovsky was treating the Flea go-ers as a focus group for his new ... More
Star Coach Race Tours offers a white glove take on a classic NASCAR weekend
I'm nudged from a deep sleep by the muffled sound of an engine starting. Another engine kicks in, then another and another; the din escalates to a rumble and finally to an earth-shaking thunder. I roll from my bunk, shower, brush my teeth, and start my day like any other, ... More
Here’s everything you need to know about the 26-year old on the verge of fashion industry fame
Who: Simone Rocha, daughter of John Rocha
What: Thanks to her designer dad, Rocha is no stranger to the behind-the-scenes madness of runway shows and the intense business of fashion. Growing up around one of Ireland's most respected fashion figures gave Rocha an uncommon advantage in launching her ... More
The burgeoning designer behind San Francisco's coolest spaces is making her mark. See how, here
Lauren Geremia designs interiors with the calm assurance of someone twice her age. A Bay Area talent in demand among tech companies (Asana, Rdio, Yousendit) and hip bars and restaurants (Coffee Bar, Umami, Churchill), she credits her studies at Rhode Island School of Design with instilling in her ... More
The British musician, who just released an album Nocturnes, takes the DuJour questionnaire.
Victoria Hesketh, who performs as Little Boots, has had a long four years. Since the release of her debut album, Hands, in 2009, the pop singer has left Atlantic Records (which released her first album), started her own label, traveled the world as a ... More
It’s easy to see why summer gets people so excited: The kids are out of school, vacation homes are ready to be opened for the season, and winter coats can be swapped for linen suits—or sometimes even less. And it’s an especially exciting season for me because this is our ... More
Storied candlemaker Cire Trudon teams up with Arquiste to create a scent that will make any space feel like a vacation
Cire Trudon is the oldest candlemaker in the world – the company was founded in 1643 and later became the Royal Wax Manufacturer in France. And though over centuries Cire Trudon has been built upon tradition, this season they've collaborated outside their own doors for ... More