Alison A. Nieder

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Remembering Oscar de la Renta in LA

Fashion Icon

Designer Oscar de la Renta died on Oct. 20 at the age of 82.

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Falling for North Face’s New Stunt

Viral Marketing

Spoiler alert: This is no ordinary pop-up shop.

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Named MAFI Winner & FBI Receives FGI Grant

Sam & Lavi

The Moss Adams Fashion Innovator (MAFI) award was presented to Sam & Lavi founders Sam Arasteh and Lavi Mirzak on Oct. 14 at Union Station in Los Angeles at the fourth annual All Aboard … LA’s Fashion Platform runway show and fundraiser for Fashion Business Inc.

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F21's Street-Style Simpsons Line

Fashion Collab

The Simpsons land at Forever 21 stores on Oct. 16.

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Showroom Profile: Summer Somewhere

At LA Market

Virginia native, opened her showroom, Summer Somewhere, in the Cooper Design Space in June. With the help of Richard Ruiz, stylist for Mara Hoffman, Spigel transformed the lofty corner space into a beach oasis, complete with a hammock hanging over a sandbox and display tables made from vintage surfboards.

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Fueled by Heritage, Contemporary by Design

AS by DF and AStars

The jewelry-like gold zippers are polished by hand in Japan, the motorcycle jackets are lined in silk, and the pattern on a leather shift dress is also done by hand. These are the exacting details Denise Fócil puts into her contemporary collection.

Gores Group Sells Scovill Fasteners

Manufacturing

Los Angeles–based investment firm The Gores Group is selling Scovill Fasteners to Morito, a 106-year-old Osaka, Japan–based supplier of apparel fasteners and components for automobiles.

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Intertextile Offerings Include Expanded Denim Hall and Sustainability Zone

Textiles

When the giant Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics 2014 trade show opens on Oct. 20 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai, visitors will find a newly expanded Beyond Denim hall, featuring exhibitors from six countries and regions.

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Velvet Heart’s Tsabag

Returning to Juniors With Free Heart

Moshe Tsabag spent 12 years building the Hot Kiss juniors label before selling it in 2008 and turning his attention to the contemporary market with his Velvet Heart label.

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Showroom Profile: Summer Somewhere

At LA Market

Virginia native, opened her showroom, Summer Somewhere, in the Cooper Design Space in June. With the help of Richard Ruiz, stylist for Mara Hoffman, Spigel transformed the lofty corner space into a beach oasis, complete with a hammock hanging over a sandbox and display tables made from vintage surfboards.

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