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Insight’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party

By Andrew Asch | March 25, 2015

The Insight brand unveiled the new look for its Venice flagship with a rock ‘n’ roll party on March 19. Performing was buzz worthy band La Sera. Rivers Cuomo of Weezer made an appearance too.

Almost Entirely Made in LA

Almost Entirely Made in LA

Nicholas Duong makes all his Leather Cottage bags and accessories by hand in his studio in Alhambra, Calif.

Calling Dr. Scholl’s

Calling Dr. Scholl’s

The iconic Dr. Scholl’s Original Exercise Sandal got even more original at a recent party at the Sportie LA boutique on Los Angeles Melrose Avenue location.

AG Jeans Sample Store Closing This Weekend

AG Jeans Sample Store Closing This Weekend

Last chance for big bargains on AG Jeans.

Chip & Pepper: Smile Now, Twisted Sister Later

Chip & Pepper: Smile Now, Twisted Sister Later

Chip and Pepper Foster, twin designers reported doing great business at Project with the brand Monkey Apparel. But then Dee Snider of rock band Twisted Sister (remember their hit “We’re Not Gonna Take It?) showed up. Check out what it looked like

Werewolves of Whittier: Wolf & Man Introduces Java

Werewolves of Whittier: Wolf & Man Introduces Java

They never said that coffee puts hair on your chest. But menswear brand Wolf & Man introduced its lines of coffees at the Feb. 16 to 18 run of Capsule trade show in Las Vegas, said Brian Chan, founder of Wolf & Man. “It’s a menswear thing,” Chan said. “It’s like having a beer, but it’s more acceptable.”

Happy New Year, Vegas-Style

Happy New Year, Vegas-Style

Las Vegas celebrates the year of the goat.

Hang Ten Headwear Heads to Vegas

Hang Ten Headwear Heads to Vegas

Iconic surf brand Hang Ten will unveil a new hat collection at the upcoming MAGIC trade show in Las Vegas.

Dov Story

Dov Story

For all his detractors, American Apparel founder Dov Charney still has plenty of supporters. Friends, former coworkers and colleagues have been posting messages of support on a website, called Team Dov.

Intravenous Chic?

Intravenous Chic?

Tired? Run-down? Listless? Perhaps this will help.

MAGIC U Gets Ready For Class

MAGIC U Gets Ready For Class

Las Vegas is all about partying and making deals, right? Well, as MAGIC gets ready for its February run from Feb. 17-19 in Las Vegas, the sprawling trade show also introducing MAGIC University, a free, online educational resource on retail, social media, trend forecasting, consumer demographics and sustainability.

 Multi-Brand Store, Gregory’s, Shutters on Robertson

Multi-Brand Store, Gregory’s, Shutters on Robertson

Gregory's, a high-end, multi-brand boutique, closed up shop on Los Angeles’ Robertson Boulevard recently. It was one of the last independent , multi-brand boutiques on a street which was famous for them a decade ago.

A Look at Louis Vuitton's Rodeo Flagship

A Look at Louis Vuitton's Rodeo Flagship

Louis Vuitton is taking a spotlight in Los Angeles. The heritage brand’s Series 2 exhibition took a bow at 1135 N. Highland Ave. in Los Angeles’ Hollywood section, and the highly anticipated Louis Vuitton emporium on Rodeo Drive made its debut this month. We just liked the guitar case on display at the Vuitton flagship.

Forever 21 Arrives on Fifth Avenue

Forever 21 Arrives on Fifth Avenue

Forever 21 opens a new store on Fifth Avenue in New York City.

Hot Topic to Launch Cinderella Limited-Edition Collection

Hot Topic to Launch Cinderella Limited-Edition Collection

Hot Topic partners with Walt Disney for a limited-edition clothing collection based on the "Cinderella" movie coming out March 13.

Alex Matthews: From Fashion To Juice & Back

Alex Matthews: From Fashion To Juice & Back

Almost everyone in L.A. fashion in the past eight to nine years crossed paths with Alex Matthews. He served as the national retail director for denim line G-Star, he was a man about town, but in 2008, he wanted to do something different. In fact, it was a far leap from denim. He opened a Juice Served Here location at 833 S. Spring St., a half block away from the Fashion District.