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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

Retail

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

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Jomo Harajuku: Tailoring Suits for Millennials

Jomo Harajuku

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.

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1denim Hopes to Make Jeans for All

1denim

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.

Hanes Acquires Alternative Apparel

Manufacturing

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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At Fashion Market Northern California, Business Continues Despite California Fires

Trade Show

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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