UH: When the John Varvatos label was first getting off the ground, who was the first celebrity to embrace the brand?
JV: Tom Cruise was one of the first celebrities who jumped on the brand. It was our first season and we began work on his film “Vanilla Sky”.
Justin Bieber recently hit up LA nightclub 1Oak to celebrate his friend’s birthday. The 21-year-old pop star wore a Saint Laurent “Yeah Baby” Teddy Jacket ($2,550) and a killer pair of Amiri Embellished Leather Jeans ($2,590).
Los Angeles Lakers’ baller, Nick Young, was spotted posting up against his classic whip recently. The 30-year-old basketball player kept with his traditional Vans Old Skool Sneakers ($55) and Balmain Slim-Fit Stretch Cotton Denim Biker Jeans ($1,480), but cut to be jean shorts. Are you feeling Nick’s customized Balmains?
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Chris Brown, the 26-year-old singer, partied it up in Miami with friend and mentor Usher. Chris rocked an Opening Ceremony Symphony Patch Coach Jacket ($425) and a OHB Hat, which is Chris’ march line for his “Original Hood Bosses.”
Meek Mill recently took in a Philadelphia 76ers game with his girlfriend rapper Nicki Minaj. The 28-year-old rapper rocked a flashy Hood By Air Swarovski Crystal Logo Hoodie ($620).
Wale recently took to the ‘gram to showcase one of his ‘fits while visiting Nigeria. The 31-year-old rapper rocked a Fear of God Flannel Shirt ($495) and Adidas Originals x Yeezy 950 “Pirate Black” Boots (retail: $545/resell: $650+).
Tyga was spotted running errands in Calabasas, California. The 26-year-old rapper was wearing a Supreme Ruff Ryders beanie, a vintage Tommy Hilfiger windbreaker jacket, 424 On Fairfax Denim Jeans ($235), aand white Vans sneakers.