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Economy of One Archive

January 16, 2006
How Would Jade Jagger Spend $11,250?

The creative director of Garrard plays with the price of the most expensive pearl necklace from her latest line of jewelry.

November 28, 2005
How Would Shalom Harlow Spend $2,419?

The environmentally conscious supermodel gives us her very green gift list.

October 24, 2005
How Would Doo-Ri Chung Spend $16,000?

The designer won rave Fashion Week reviews with her ethereal jersey dresses, and now she’s got funding to expand her business. She tells us how she’d spend the cost of one season’s samples.

August 22, 2005
How Would 50 Cent Spend $3.5 Million?

It’s taken the rapper and first-time memoirist four years to renovate the Connecticut house he bought from Mike Tyson. We asked him how he’d spend the cost all at once.

July 25, 2005
How Would Adrian Grenier Spend $9,000?

The New York actor doesn’t live quite as large as Vincent Chase, the movie star he plays on HBO’s Entourage. Chase just treated his posse to a weekend at Sundance; we asked Grenier how he’d spend the cost of airfare and hotels himself.

May 23, 2005
How Would Enrique Norten Spend $100,000?

The Mexican architect is a contender to design a Guggenheim in Guadalajara, and he has two major New York projects in the works: the Harlem Park tower on 125th Street and a Brooklyn Public Library branch near BAM. We asked him how he’d spend the price of 100 study models for the library.

May 16, 2005
How Would Amerie Spend $66,136.95?

The R&B star’s “1 Thing” is the single of the year so far, and her second album, Touch, just dropped. We asked her to spend the song’s iTunes earnings to date.

March 23, 2005
March 7, 2005
How Would Sally Hershberger Spend $2,031,855?

That’s how much it costs the celebrity stylist to produce one season of her new denim line—it’s called Shag, of course. Here, she blows the cash on her favorite things.

February 21, 2005
How Would Samantha Daniels Spend $150,000?

The celebrity matchmaker was once promised that much by a client if she introduced him to his future wife. (She collected.) Now that she’s also a TV producer and a novelist, Daniels calculated what she’d do with the cash today.