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Louis Vuitton X Supreme Skates in DTLA

Around the turn of the century, skate/streetwear brand Supreme made a skateboard deck design that mixed its logo with the gilded tag of Louis Vuitton. A cease and desist order later, the collaboration became part of fashion legend. Until now.

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CK, The xx and L.A.

Calvin Klein Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons worked with The xx and photographer/filmmaker Alasdair McLellan to create the concept behind The xx’s “I Dare You” video.

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Cavalli, Tom Ford & Others to Desert Hills

More designer boutiques to the desert!

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LTH JKT Takes a Bow

Meet LTH JKT, a Venice, Calif. headquartered brand which says that it found a way to offer leather jackets one-third off of typical retail prices.

ThirdLove Seeks Best Bra Fit with FitFinder 2.0

Manufacturing

Tech-enabled bra company ThirdLove recently introduced its Fit Finder 2.0 program, a new version of the San Francisco’s company proprietary sizing program.

APM Terminal at Los Angeles Port Returns to Normal After Shut Down Following Cyber Attack

Import/Export

A global cyber attack that affected hundreds of companies and their computer systems crippled operations at A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world’s largest container carrier, headquartered in Denmark. Operations returned to close to normal.

Cone’s S Gene Tech Turns 10

Textiles

Greensboro, N.C.–based denim mill Cone Denim is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of its S Gene dual-core technology.

The Hundreds.com’s Tech Revamp With Shopify Plus

Technology

Bobby Kim built a community with blogs featuring a running commentary on the state of streetwear, hip-hop, rock, politics, travel, food and whatever else grabbed his attention.

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Retailers Revamp Inventory at Fashion Market Northern California

FMNC

Retailers, stuck with cold-weather inventory during a soggy winter, were sticking their heads out of their doors and filling in orders for a better season brought on by fairer weather.

Handcrafted LA to Open at The Bloc

Retail

After a career of producing outdoor markets and festivals, the husband-and-wife team of Phillip and Shelly Dane will be opening their first permanent boutique in downtown Los Angeles.

TenOverSix to Move to Miami

Retail

After a nine-year run in Southern California, the TenOverSix boutique will be closing its multi-brand, independent Melrose Avenue store and reopening in Miami, said Kristen Lee, the boutique’s co-owner and creative director.

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SMC Hosts LA Mode Runway Show

LA Mode

Students in the fashion design program at Santa Monica College showcased their latest work in LA Mode 2017, the program’s annual runway show, on June 15 at Santa Monica High School in Santa Monica, Calif.

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B.James Tells L.A. Story With Emerging Label

B.James

In Brandon James’ tough South Los Angeles neighborhood in the 1990s, the people who dressed well and had money were known as hustlers according to James, now a designer.

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Puma X Minions…at Bait

Yes, Despicable Me 3 is on its way to being a blockbuster movie. But did you know that it’s a clothing line too?

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Banana Republic Hits the Wedding Aisle

Retail

Weddington Way, an online site for bridesmaids dresses and accessories, is opening a physical space inside the Banana Republic in Santa Monica.

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Skechers Goes Big With New Outlet Store

Retail

You won't have a problem finding a pair of shoes at this outlet store.

Bankruptcy Court Approves Stalking Horse Bid for BCBG Max Azria

Weeks after an offer was made to take BCBG Max Azria out of bankruptcy as a shell of its former self, a U.S. bankruptcy court has approved the $165 million offer.

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Blinkers On

Here’s something sure to be a hit with the fashion—and festival—set. f.lashes are lightweight LED lights meant to be worn like fake lashes.

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FIDM Fêtes Menswear

Industry insiders had a chance to review the work of the graduates of the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising’s Advanced Study Program in Menswear at a June 15 reception held at FIDM’s campus in downtown Los Angeles.

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Club Monaco's ’90s Nostalgia

There’s some ’90s nostalgia going down at Club Monaco.