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Galia Lahav’s Preview of F/W 2018 Bridal

Designer Galia Lahav came to Los Angeles Oct. 12 for a preview of her Fall/Winter 2018 Bridal Collection.

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Nikki Sixx’s “Conversation with Angels” showcased at Leica Gallery

Street Style

Nikki Sixx, photographer, author, bassist and founding member of the rock group Motley Crüe, and Leica Gallery teamed up to debut Sixx’s first-ever photo exhibit, titled “Conversations with Angels,” on Oct. 4.

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CMC Hosts Influencer Panel

Trade Show

The California Market Center organized several seminars during the recent Los Angeles Fashion Market, including one titled “The Importance of Influencers for the Modern-Day Retailer.”

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Buyers Navigate Sprawling LA Market

LA Market

The recent Los Angeles Fashion Market was a sprawling affair with permanent showrooms and temporary exhibitors showing at trade shows showcasing everything from Immediate goods to Spring merchandise to a group of buyers that were predominantly local.

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Los Angeles Fashion Week: Spring Collections

LAFW: Spring Collections

A mix of local, national and international designers bowed Spring 2018 collections on the runways at Art Hearts Fashion Week.

The U.S. Free-Trade Agreement With Central America Is Next in Line for a Makeover

Import/Export

Experts are meeting for their fourth round of NAFTA trade talks in Washington, D.C., this week with the idea of wrapping up negotiations to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement by the end of this year if President Trump doesn’t derail the deal.

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Kent Woman: Don't Compete With the Female Form

Kent Woman

When she was going to fashion school in London, Stacy Anderson thought most lingerie had a hollow sex appeal. She wanted something different: underwear that felt special, that looked good but did not embrace a body shape that she thought was unattainable for most women.

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Epson’s Latest Printer Aims for High-Speed Production Users

Technology

Epson America, the Long Beach, Calif.–based U.S. division of Japanese print technology company Seiko Epson Corp., has a new wide-format printer for dye-sublimation transfers that is designed to provide the speed and accuracy needed for medium- and high-volume printing.

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Forever 21 Teams Up With Taco Bell For New Collection

Fast Fashion

Taco Bell and Forever 21 hit the runway with their new collection.

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Style Fashion Week Kick Off

Style Fashion Week took a bow last night with a gala party at the sumptuous Hollywood nightclub Avenue LA. Toasts were raised to a full schedule of runway shows, musical performances, art shows, and a celebration of giving back, the fashion week stretches from Oct. 12 to Oct. 15.

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Joken Style Debuts Larger Showroom

New showroom for Joken Style. The veteran showroom needed extra space for its product development services department.

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Inspiration: Helmut Newton and 'Le Smoking'

A smoky, black rose petal-scattered runway and nine beautifully coiffed models set the scene for hairstylist Marisa Ramirez’s debut soiree at Ramos Carreon Salon.

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LA Market Week in K-Town

While LA Market Week exhibits Spring/Summer 2018 styles in downtown Los Angeles, two groups are prospecting exhibiting fashions a few miles away in the megalopolis’s Koreatown district.

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LA Originals' Los Angeles Story

Los Angeles always has been a town known for the design and production of jeans and T-shirts, but the LA Original program wants the City of Angels to be known for neckties, candles, skateboards, jewelry, electric scooter vehicles – about anything else that this megalopolis’ creative people can design.

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Unsheltered VI gets a Million Drops of Love

A Million Drops organization and Ramos Carreon Salon hosted “Unsheltered VI”, an event featuring art from local homeless, at-risk youth and young adults.

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Siwy at Art Hearts Fashion

Siwy denim made the case that it is ready to become a lifestyle brand at Art Hearts Fashion on Oct. 5.

OC Mix’s Easy Format Draws Regional Buyers

Trade Shows

In the trade-show world, small can be beautiful.

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Jones Apparel Founder Selling Former House of Famous Talk-Show Host

Expensive Real Estate

Four acres of land next to the ocean in Malibu, complete with big house and tennis courts, is on the market.

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Pink Saves at Citadel Outlets

Breast Cancer Awareness is a big deal at Citadel Outlets retail center south of downtown Los Angeles.

September Sales Good

Retail

September delivered good news to retailers, according to Kevin Perkins of market-research firm Retail Metrics.