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Talking Costumes With Mindy Kaling at Beverly Center

By Andrew Asch | June 22, 2017

For a celebration to mark the completion of Phase One of an extensive remodel, Beverly Center hosted a talk on costuming with actress/producer/creative hyphenate Mindy Kaling and costumer Salvador Perez.

Comeback for Beverly Hills Hosiery

Comeback for Beverly Hills Hosiery

The downtown Los Angeles fashion biz mourned the loss of Beverly Hills Hosiery, which has been selling hosiery, intimates and costumes for more than 80-years. But the company's new ownership told us to get ready for a comeback.

Barbara Fields’ Spring/Summer ’18 Fashion Forecasts

Barbara Fields’ Spring/Summer ’18 Fashion Forecasts

Barbara Fields Buying Office has been forecasting juniors fashion for more than 30-years. Last week, it released the Fields Spring Summer 2018 Trend Report. Fields gave us a peek at trends forecast to make a splash soon.

CMC's 3rd Floor Party for LA Fashion Market

CMC's 3rd Floor Party for LA Fashion Market

Get ready for the first breakfast buffet party produced by the showrooms on the A-wing of the CMC's 3rd floor.

Rails Does Pop-Up in N.Y. Surfing Mecca

Rails Does Pop-Up in N.Y. Surfing Mecca

After nine years of building an apparel line for men, women and children in Los Angeles, Jeff Abrams, founder of Rails brand is going cross country to open a pop-up shop. The Rails pop-up will be in the East Coast surfing Mecca of Montauk June 3-4.

 Fred Segal Announces Shops for WeHo Location

Fred Segal Announces Shops for WeHo Location

Fred Segal made headlines in December when it announced that it would open a West Hollywood location. On June 1, it gave a peek inside the upcoming store.

Everyday Resort Living at Elodie K

Everyday Resort Living at Elodie K

The official start to summer is still a few weeks away, but at Elodie K. in Los Angeles, every day feels like a sunny vacation.

 Changes for Fairfax Ave., Rodeo of Streetwear

Changes for Fairfax Ave., Rodeo of Streetwear

Fairfax Avenue is still the Rodeo Drive of streetwear, but there have been some notable shops leaving the thoroughfare.

Bella+Canvas Starts YouTube Channel

Bella+Canvas Starts YouTube Channel

T-shirt maker Bella+Canvas will have YouTube content change weekly.

 Phillip Lim’s Arts District Store

Phillip Lim’s Arts District Store

After an eight year run on Los Angeles’ Westside, award winning fashion designer Phillip Lim

 Pocket Square Clothing’s Big 1st

Pocket Square Clothing’s Big 1st

From pompadoured hair to high end sneakers, men’s styles have been reaching for new heights in the past five years. Pocket Square Clothing hoped it could wrap some of the creative ferment in a handkerchief. It celebrated the first anniversary of its downtown Los Angeles shop on May 25.

Jake Takes A Bow

Jake Takes A Bow

NorCal fashion label Jake took a bow this year with suiting, dresses and casual looks that explore style, gender and architecture,

ComplexCon Adds Colette’s Sarah Andelman to 2nd Run of Festival

ComplexCon Adds Colette’s Sarah Andelman to 2nd Run of Festival

ComplexCon surprised many, when thousands of people bought tickets to the festival’s inaugural run in Long Beach, Calif. last year, to take in its mix of hip hop acts, art displays, food truck style cuisine and yes, retail. On May 25, ComplexCon producers Complex Networks and Reedpop announced a sophomore run for the festival. It also announced a committee to guide the festival. One of the committee luminaries will be Sarah Andelman, co-founder of the Parisian fashion/concept store Colette.

Betches Teams up With JustFab

Betches Teams up With JustFab

JustFab is getting its snark back on thanks to a new partnership with Betches, the website, Instagram, book series and store founded in 2011by Jordana Abraham, Samantha Fishbein, and Aleen Kuperman.

Sugar + Baywatch Surfs into Ron Robinson

Sugar + Baywatch Surfs into Ron Robinson

On May 18, the label Sugar introduced its Sugar + Baywatch at Ron Robinson.

Avec Les Filles' Los Angeles Pop-up

Avec Les Filles' Los Angeles Pop-up

After spending the past year or so launching the Avec Les Filles brand, and rolling out the brand in 155 Macy’s, Joyce Azria, Avec Les Filles’ founder, said it was time to celebrate. Her way of celebration? Open up a pop-up shop.