Tired of music videos with artists pouring Cristal all over the place? Well, there was a time when that was a new way to market liquor. That was in 2002, when Yonkers’ Nick Storm was launching the premium vodka drink Hpnotiq with its creator Raphael Yakoby. Storm secured a placement for the beverage in a video by hip-hop artist Fabolous, and the blue liquor skyrocketed to the forefront of the urban liquor scene. A few years later, Sean Combs (who you may know as Puff, Puff Daddy, Puffy, or P. Diddy), recruited Storm to do the same thing for his vodka line, Ciroc. We caught up with Storm to find out how he managed such a feat and to get tips for those trying to emulate his success.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
White seersucker suits, white Tees, white on white kicks – that’s when you know it’s summer time. So in fitting with the season, the Swoosh serves up a nice one with this Nike Eric Koston 2 Max “Total White” featuring a crisp look for the stylish nubuck no sew.
Kanye West wears Apple Watch, Haider Ackermann, Saint Laurent and Adidas at Cleveland vs Bulls Playoff Game
performed during Game 4 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.
made a stylish arrival to Quicken Loans Arena last night ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers 106-101 win over the Chicago Bulls in Game 5 of the Eastern Conferece Semifinals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
When Kanye West was on the cover of TIME in 2005, promoting his second album, the magazine noted that the rapper strives to be all things to all people, concluding, “He just might succeed.” Nearly ten years, five albums, and countless provocative statements later, West appears to have gotten as close to that goal as a recording artist can get: A cultural colossus who’s as comfortable showing a fashion collection as performing at the Grammys or sharing the contours of his personal life with Ellen DeGeneres and her viewers.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Beats by Dr. Dre has unveiled three new special-edition colors for its Solo2 Wireless Headphones. The trio of new hues — Space Grey, Silver and Gold — add a metallic finish to the sleekly designed cans, with no visible screws and plenty of flowing curves to enhance the streamlined aesthetic.
The four-story home that was a staple in the community was previously owned by Arthur Wood, an artist popular in the neighborhood. The property has since been purchased by Barrett Design and Development for, get this, a whopping $4.1 million.
Clinton Hill's Broken Angel Condos Start At Cool $1.1 Million
Although LVMH does not break out sales numbers for individual brands in its quarterly earnings reports, the company has been enthusiastic in its praise for Louis Vuitton's Nicolas Ghesquière — even before his products hit the sales floor this fall. The praise has continued now that LVMH has real sales data to back it up.