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Merlin Castell at Style Fashion Week

Veteran L.A. designer Merlin Castell took the runway at Style Fashion Week on Oct. 12. Take a look.

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David Tupaz at Style Fashion Week

Los Angeles-David Tupaz placed its Spring 2018 collection on the runway at Style Fashion Week at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Calif. on Oct. 14.

LAEDC Files Amazon HQ Bid


Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. has put in a formal bid to e-commerce giant to build its second corporate headquarters in Los Angeles County.

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Jomo Harajuku: Tailoring Suits for Millennials

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The basic ingredients for the men’s suit have stayed the same since the late 19th century through the mid-1960s and on to the power suits of the Reagan era and present day.

Nicholas Nunnari Joining CIT’s West Coast Office


CIT named Nicholas Nunnari vice president and business development officer for the company’s commercial services team in Los Angeles under the direction of CIT Western Regional Manager Darrin Beer.

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1denim Hopes to Make Jeans for All


People come in all shapes and sizes, but all too often denim brands do not outfit them all. That was what designer Elizabeth Bae thought when she decided to launch the 1denim brand with a mission to offer a wide and an inclusive range of sizes for men and women.

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ITG Closing Cone’s White Oak Denim Mill


After 112 years in operation, Cone Denim’s White Oak mill in Greensboro, N.C., will close at the end of the year.

Hanes Acquires Alternative Apparel


HanesBrands—the Winston-Salem, N.C.–headquartered owner of basics brand Hanes, athletic band Champion and lingerie brand Maidenform—acquired better basics brand Alternative Apparel, headquartered in Norcross, Ga., it was formally announced on Oct. 18.

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Los Angeles Fashion Week: On With the Shows!

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The runway shows of Los Angeles Fashion Week continued with Style Fashion Week, held at the Pacific Design Center.

Egypt’s Duty-Free Apparel Production Making a Comeback After Years of Political Turmoil


As President Trump starts whittling away at the various free-trade agreements the United States has with different countries, Egypt is revving up its promotion of its special industrial zones where apparel can be made and exported duty-free to the United States.

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At Fashion Market Northern California, Business Continues Despite California Fires

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It didn’t look like a good day to go to a trade show.

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Sonija Williams at Style Fashion Week

Sonija Williams, a contestant on Season 10 of Project Runway, took the stage at Style Fashion Week on Oct. 13

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Marco Marco at Style Fashion Week

Making costumes for Katy Perry and Britney Spears helped put the Los Angeles-headquartered Marco Marco brand in motion. The brand’s design of underwear with a dramatic edge made a splash, and on Oct. 15 at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Marco Marco made a return to the Style Fashion Week runway.

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Moods of Norway at Style Fashion Week

Moods of Norway's Style Fashion Week runway show was on Oct. 13. Yes, that's Friday the 13th. Moods chief Stefan Dahlkvist thought it was time to put things in a 'killer mood.'

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Mario De La Torre’s City of Angels at SFW

For the 9th appearance of Mario De La Torre at Style Fashion Week, the Los Angeles-headquartered brand did a 180 turn.

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True Religion's Military Campaign

True Religion has joined the military—but only for a limited time.

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Hosting a Happy Pup-Up in Eagle Rock

“Happy Pup-Up” lends a helping paw for Home Dog LA

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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

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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

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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.”