Andrew Asch

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RuPaul’s LASC Dragnet

LASC's store windows go RuPaul.

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Satine Posts Going Out of Biz Signs

When Satine opened 13-years ago on Los Angeles’ fashion thoroughfare West Third Street, it made an immediate splash. Unfortunately, looks like the run is over.

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Elyse Walker Opens Orange County Shop

Elyse Walker

Los Angeles retailer Elyse Walker has a new address.

Pooltradeshow: Show Floor Becomes Eclectic

Trade Shows

More than a decade ago, Pooltradeshow started as a venue for new brands to gain a toehold in fashion, and during its most recent run at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center Aug. 15–17 in Las Vegas it remained as a place for brands making their first run as well as those with eclectic style ideas.

Project: Business Good: Traffic Even, Vendors Say

Trade Shows

For Eric Martin, the most recent run of Project, held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, was highly profitable.

Debuts at Capsule

Trade Shows

After more than a decade of exhibiting at Pooltradeshow, Freddie Rojas moved to Capsule and made his debut at the high-end show for independent and progressive designers. The show ran at The Venetian ballroom Aug. 15–17 in Las Vegas.

Reaction To Liberty Traffic Mixed

Trade Shows

This year’s announcements that top retailers such as Nordstrom Inc. and Macy’s Inc. would close stores gave the fashion industry little to cheer about, and Ben De Luca went to Liberty Fashion & Lifestyle Fairs feeling nervous for the show’s Aug. 15–17 run at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.

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Cotton Citizen Opens on Melrose Place

Cotton Citizen

Just off of luxury shopping street Melrose Place in West Hollywood, Calif., high-end T-shirt brand Cotton Citizen is putting down its stake in the retail market.

Agenda: 1990s Inspiration

Trade Shows

Hip-hop star 2 Chainz was being followed by a coterie of camera people and fans when he settled at his booth at the Agenda trade show in Las Vegas, which ran Aug. 15–17 at the Sands Expo.

Vegas is a One-Stop Shop—Spread Out Across Multiple Categories and Venues

Trade Shows

The recent Las Vegas apparel, accessories and sourcing trade shows offered a comprehensive overview of the apparel market for buyers who zipped between the many shows and venues.

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