Rank #1: Sophia Bush
Sophia Bush has never bought the idea that it's not polite to talk about politics. She has been a force to be reckoned with since her breakout role on One Tree Hill, where she brought her passion for activism to her character. In this episode, she talks to host Cindi Leive about feminism, her experience within the #MeToo movement, and stepping into the producer's chair for her latest TV role.
Nov 08 2018
Rank #2: Jonathan Adler x Simon Doonan
Simon Doonan, style icon and Barneys Creative Ambassador-at-large, sits down with his husband, the potter and design guru Jonathan Adler, to talk about their first date (on rollerblades), the time they were robbed at gunpoint in Peru, and how the sacred runs through Adler's creations.
May 23 2018
Rank #3: Victoria Beckham
Victoria Beckham has been an international sensation for decades. First, as a member of the pop sensation the Spice Girls, and today as an international fashion designer at the helm of her namesake label, which just celebrated its tenth anniversary. In this episode, she talks to host Cindi Leive about working hard, revealing her true self on social media, family, and what it means to live her best life.
Oct 17 2018
Rank #4: Gucci Westman x Jason Ascher
Gucci Westman is the go-to makeup artist for celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, and the founder of the new beauty line Westman Atelier. She chats with Barneys Resident Makeup Artist Jason Ascher to talk about growing up in an Ashram, paving her own way in the beauty industry, and why she believes in conscious beauty.
Jun 20 2018
Rank #5: Sally Hershberger x Rena Lazaros
Barneys VP of Creative Services meets with celebrity hairstylist Sally Hershberger to talk about her iconic cuts— from Tom Cruise's buzz for Mission Impossible, to Hillary Clinton's coiffe on the cover of Vogue.
May 16 2018
Rank #6: Alexander Wang + Ryan Korban
Alexander Wang and Ryan Korban met at college in New York and the ink wasn’t yet dry on their degrees before they began rising to the top of their fields. Ryan Korban has designed interiors for the likes of Kanye West and Balenciaga. Alexander Wang created a movement with his elevated take on urban wear. In this episode, the two talk to host Cindi Leive about their decades-long friendship, the secrets to a good collaboration, and what's next in the industry.
Oct 03 2018
Rank #7: Thom Browne
Thom Browne’s designs forever changed the silhouette of men’s fashion. In this episode, the designer opens up about the origins and impact of his signature “shrunken suit,” the value of routine, launching womenswear, dressing LeBron, and staying true to his vision along the way.
Sep 19 2018
Rank #8: Phoebe Robinson
Phoebe Robinson used to practice her comedy sets at sports bars on Staten Island. Today she’s the host of several hit podcasts including 2 Dope Queens, which has been picked up by HBO and is the author of two books. In this episode, the comedian talks to host Cindi Leive about feminism, fashion, and what it’s like to meet Bono.
Oct 10 2018
Rank #9: Heron Preston x Drew Caldwell
Barneys Senior Men's Buyer Drew Caldwell chats with artist and designer Heron Preston about his new collection with NASA (and what he couldn't live without in outer space), the downtown Manhattan party scene that raised him, and how his inspiration for sustainable fashion comes from places as wide reaching as his grandma and the New York department of Sanitation.
May 30 2018
Rank #10: Martha Stewart's Many Lives
You know Martha Stewart as the force behind Martha Stewart Living magazine or one of the 94 books she's written on entertaining. But did you also know that she helped Paul Newman launch his salad dressings, and has a former life as a stockbroker? In this bonus episode, Barneys CEO Daniella Vitale talks with Martha Stewart about the many facets of her business and brand, including the inspiration behind the Martha Stewart burger available at all Freds at Barneys New York locations.
May 08 2019