Posts tagged "barneys new york"

Barney’s Detains 19-Year-Old Black Kid Just Because He Bought An Expensive Ferragamo Belt

Racial profiling — it’s so in this season!

On April 29th, Trayon Christian, a 19-year-old from Queens, New York, got paid from his work-study job at New York City College of Technology, so he decided to go shopping. The teen made his way to Barney’s New York, an upscale department store on tony…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 23, 2013

Disney Characters Go Under The Knife For Barneys’ Holiday Campaign

In the latest installment of fashion’s never-ending quest to butcher every chaste relic of childhood, Barneys New York has cast beloved Disney characters as this year’s subjects of their famed holiday campaign. They aren’t quite the precious figures you might recall; in fact, the luxury department store has given these familiar faces a bit of…

By: Rachel Krause / August 31, 2012

Behold: The $200 Dee & Ricky Lego Ring

OK, so we know everyone’s all in love with Lego jewelry geniuses Dee & Ricky, but getting on board with their adorable Lego bow ties and belt buckles was easy. Supporting a $200 Lego ring? Not so much. The thin band is, admittedly, sterling silver, and the ring does come with several interchangeable pieces to…

By: Lily Q / March 12, 2010