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Fabletics Strides for More Business With Shoes

After four years of online sales, Fabletics adding shoes to activewear.

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Eating Hall Opens in LA Fashion District

Fashion Foodies

A hip new food hall opens on the edge of the Los Angeles Fashion District.

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Skid Row Denim & Apparel's Debut Party

Call it stylish activism. Skid Row Denim & Apparel is a clothing line and a project of the Skid Row Housing Trust, which has been building housing for homeless people in Los Angeles County since 1989. On Sept. 14, Skid Row Denim & Apparel made an official introduction of its premium denim line.

LA Textile Preview: Trim Spotlight


Findings & Trimmings

LA Textile Preview Textile Trends


Textile Trends

Twin Dragon Introduces New Denim With Performance, Sustainability Qualities

Gardena, Calif.–based Twin Dragon Marketing is rolling out new denim made with Unifi’s Sorbtek wicking fiber as well as with Unifi’s recycled Repreve fiber.

Need for Speed in PredictSpring New App for PacSun

In the fast-moving world of mobile apps, San Francisco Bay area–headquartered PredictSpring is betting on speed.

Mojix and CXignited Announce Merger

Los Angeles–based Mojix, a provider of RFID systems and IoT platform solutions, has merged with CXignited, a European company that is a leader in delivering real-time product and consumer data to retailers.

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Christian Audigier Documentary Coming Next Year


Next year, a documentary about Christian Audigier, founder of Ed Hardy, will be available to watch on video-on-demand platforms.

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Techday at The Reef

The third annual Techday LA ran on Sept. 14 at The Reef showroom and exhibition building near downtown Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Apparel Manufacturers Fined for Labor Violations


The California Labor Commissioner’s Office cited 14 Los Angeles garment manufacturers and contractors for labor law and garment registration violations following inspections last month in the Los Angeles area.

Style Fashion Week Sees Three Days of Runway Shows During NYFW


Style Fashion Week opened its three-day event on Sept. 7 at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, located aboard the aircraft carrier Intrepid at Pier 86 in New York.

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LA Designer Tadashi Shoji Unveils Spring/Summer ’18 at NYFW

Spring Is In The Air

Los Angeles designer Tadashi Shoji went with a more informal vibe for his Spring/Summer ’18 collection, which was seen on the runway during New York Fashion Week.

Liverpool Jeans Debuts Higher-Priced Women’s Line


Los Angeles–headquartered Liverpool Jeans Company is on the move.

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Dunyah Takes the Runway at NYFW


Mustafa Wafa produced his second runway show for New York Fashion Week, unveiling his Spring/Summer 2018 collection for his Los Angeles–headquartered brand called Dunyah.

LA Manufacturer Launches Nonprofit Mobile Laundry to Aid City’s Homeless


A chance encounter with a homeless woman sent apparel manufacturer Jodie Dolan on a path to connecting her 13-year-old manufacturing business with doing social good.

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Nordstrom to Open Omnichannel Concept on Melrose Place

Nordstrom Gets Compact

For the past decade, Melrose Place has been an exclusive Los Angeles address for high-end designer boutiques. Now Nordstrom plans to join the crowd.

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Snoopy’s Fashion Tour

The world knows about last week’s New York Fashion Week for stylish people. But what about a fashion event for the discerning cartoon character?!

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MS.RPRSNTD: A Different View of Skateboarding

Adrienne D. Williams wants to show the world that skateboarding is not just for men.

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Local Boogeyman Slips into Echo Park

It may be a little early to think about Halloween, but not for Local Boogeyman House of Horror, which recently opened in Los Angeles' Echo Park section.