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Nike LeBron 9 – Watch The Throne

“This is luxury rap,” announced Kanye West on the song “Otis.” His collaborative album with Jay-Z, Watch the Throne, signaled its intent early on, with a lavish gilded cover provided by GIVENCHY designer Riccardo Tisci. This wasn’t a mere hip hop album, this was a global event. … READ MORE

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DW by Kanye West | Offically Announced

The wait will finally be over tomorrow. In what could be the most anticipated, if not the highlight, of Paris Fashion Week, Kanye West will unveil his fashion line for women.  Simply named “DW”, as in Donda West, West’s late mother who was so crucial in his … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – “Watch The Throne” Pop-Up Store | SoHo, NYC

From decal covered Hummers to mobile performance stage, the difficulty in commandeering New Yorkers’ attentions, even just for a second or two, is getting to be impossible. That is unless you’re Jay-Z and Kanye West. Under the guise of window covers, similar to Riccardo Tisci‘s design for … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z “Watch The Throne” Album Cover By Riccardo Tisci | Detailed Look

As the title implies a hidden power struggle, fashion designer Riccardo Tisci chiseled the cover to “Watch The Throne” into angular, faceted shapes on metallic gold backdrop. While it is rare for a creative director of a fashion house to take part in an album cover design, … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding – “Otis” | Watch The Throne

With out warning or announcement, Kanye West and Jay-Z dropped their second track from their highly anticipated upcoming Watch The Throne LP late this afternoon. Also attached, track art designed by Riccardo Tisci the Creative Director of Givenchy. For those thirstily waiting, this should be a nice … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – Watch The Throne Album Cover | By Riccardo Tisci

When Kanye West or Jay-Z makes an album, the world pays extra attention on their movements. It is especially the case when both of them are working together on a collaborative project, Watch The Throne. Leaks of the cover artwork had been circulating online and now the … READ MORE

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GIVENCHY x CONVERSE Addict Chuck Taylor All Star Hi | Release Info

In his fascination over Gothic theme, Riccardo Tisci, the creative director of both men’s and women’s collection at fashion house GIVENCHY gave raise to the extraterrestrial chic found on many of the label’s most recent runway presentation.  But his extravagant creativity isn’t limited to the haute fashion, … READ MORE

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Freshness Week In Review: 1/03/2011 1/08/2011

There’s no getting around it: this week was defined by electronics (and thankfully not by another snowstorm that brought NYC to a standstill). We covered a number of items from the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (internet refrigerator, anyone?), but that wasn’t the only source of interesting … READ MORE

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Kanye West x Jay-Z – “H.A.M.” Single Cover Art | By Riccardo Tisci

There wasn’t a need for an elaborate press release. With a click and Twit, Kanye West revealed information on the upcoming single, H.A.M., the first from the much anticipated collaborative album with Jay-Z, Watch The Throne. With the single’s title and the release date 1.11.11 boldly marked … READ MORE

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GIVENCHY – Fall/Winter 2010 – Footwear

Ever since Riccardo Tisci came aboard Givenchy, the previously fledgling fashion house had been slowly gaining a new and strong foothold in the cutthroat industry, and nonetheless with style and a rocking sense of new masculine vigor. While Tisci’s work for the ladies’ collection at Givenchy is … READ MORE

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Givenchy by Ricardo Tisci – Spring/Summer 2010

Givenchy’s current Creative Director, Ricardo Tisci, is somewhat of a savior to the previously tired House of Givenchy. The darkly romantic designer brings his unparalleled and boundless imagination to the design table and fused it with a female intuition for details and dedicated craftsmanship, reviving the fashion … READ MORE