Ippolita just announced the supermodel has officially signed on as the brand’s creative collaborator
In Kardashian/Jenner news, Kendall Jenner—model, style star and all around hip qween to millennials—has officially secured the position of “creative collaborator” with fine jewelry brand Ippolita.
Founded in 1999 by Italian artist and designer Ippolita Rostagno (and launched at Bergdorf Goodman), the brand is no stranger to the A-list ... More
Tickets are selling out for the Jesse Owens International Athlete Trophy Gala honoring Serena Williams and Muhammad Ali
The International Athletic Association is bringing back the Jesse Owens International Athlete Trophy Gala to pay homage to the 81st anniversary of the athlete’s historic Olympic track and field triumph in the Berlin Olympics. The IAA hosts high school and college seminars for student athletes to encourage the same ... More
The brand’s newest style, Meteor, is a classic ‘60s throwback
Responsible for designing some of the most iconic sunglass styles, such as the Aviator and Wayfarer, Ray-Ban has solidified itself as a trendsetter over the years. From Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s to Tom Cruise in Top Gun, actors who don this brand are instantly propelled to fashion notoriety. ... More
At $71.2 million, The Pink Star is the most expensive gem to ever sell at auction
After placing a bid that would make even those with the deepest pockets blush, Chow Tai Fook, a Hong Kong-based jeweller, is now the proud owner of one of the world’s most expensive diamonds. The Pink Star (officially re-christened as the CTF Pink Star in honor of its new ... More
Our Editorial Assistant shares what she can’t live without right now
Just a week ago, the producers behind hit podcasts “This American Life” and “Serial” released “S-Town,” and as I write this, I have just 17 minutes left to hear. In the roughly six hours of audio I’ve consumed so far, I—along with the more than 10 million others who ... More
Chief creative director Paul Marciano reveals a beloved, never–before–seen image from the archives
“If I had to choose a [favorite], it would be Claudia Schiffer’s 1989 campaign, shot in Viareggio, Italy, by the legendary Ellen Von Unwerth. Claudia exemplifies everything the Guess woman stands for: Her timeless, distinctive style and infectious energy have kept her at the forefront of fashion for decades. She ... More
How the famous family’s legacy endures north of New York City
If you were to head north out of Manhattan on a quest for peace, quiet and oneness with nature, Pocantico Hills, New York might be the first place you’d be absolutely guaranteed to find it. A 40 minute drive up the Saw Mill Parkway or a roughly equal train ride ... More
A year after their father’s historic Golden Globe win, Sophia, Sistine and Scarlet Stallone’s turns as Miss Golden Globe mark another first for the awards ceremony
What a difference a year makes. It was only last January when, following his epic performance in Creed, Hollywood legend Sylvester Stallone hit the Golden Globe red carpet en famille with wife Jennifer Flavin Stallone and daughters Sophia, 20, Sistine, 18, and Scarlet, 14. Upon his winning the Globe for Best Supporting Actor, ... More
Will new ownership of Roberta’s, Brooklyn’s decidedly anti-establishment eatery, spoil its recipe for success?
The rumors started swirling late last winter, sweeping across Brooklyn like a cool breeze before a storm. Roberta’s—the two Michelin–starred Bushwick pizza joint founded in 2008 by two musicians and a cook, whose post-apocalyptic utopia of Christmas lights and pogo sticks, cinder-block walls and razor wire–enclosed garden came to define ... More
Will our present hysteria over the issue of cyber security propel the tech company’s new business model?
For a little more than a year now, BlackBerry—once the ne plus ultra of smartphones—has, somewhat quietly (depending on how often you read your newspaper’s business section), been in the process of reinventing itself. While the company continues to release devices—its latest model, the DTEK60, recently debuted—it has ... More