Niike Inc. promoted Craig Cheek to vice president of men’s training, overseeing the Beaverton, Ore.–based athletic-apparel company’s training, baseball and football sectors, including managing Nike’s relationship with the NFL.
Calvin Klein Underwear just released its biannual women’s Fall 2013 global advertising campaign featuring Christy Turlington Burns.
Dechel McKillian ready-to-wear is designed from a stylist’s point of view.
For some fashion entrepreneurs, the fashion is just part of the equation for success.
Australian Kim Ben Shimon and Canadian Zoar “Zozi” Asher together form Kim and Zozi, their jewelry line born in Israel and produced in Los Angeles.
Trade Show Report
The July 9–10 run of the Kingpins boutique denim trade show at the Cooper Design Space in Los Angeles included 44 local and international exhibitors.
Lauren Moffatt is a brand known for its vintage-inspired garments, with retro prints that hone in on a seasonal vibe.
Owners Karen Marley and Monique Aquino of Buttons & Bows LA caught onto the growing trend and opened their doors to a consignment store in spring, 2012.
Even with the Los Angeles summer heat, people are still driven for a day of shopping or for a weekend shopping spree.
With roots in France and a base in Los Angeles, Etienne Marcel jeans launched its U.S. business in 2011 after showing at Coterie in New York.
The Alex Maine clothing company, a pants and apparel brand that stands by its American-made products, was recently acquired by Tru-Line LLC, is a holding company based in Baltimore that is currently working on a product for the golf market.
Olah Inc., the New York–based global textile and apparel development firm and producer of the Kingpins trade show, has struck a partnership with Prosperity Textiles, a Chinese denim mill that can produce up to 5 million yards of denim per month.
Trade Show Report
Venue, a new streetwear trade show, debuted June 28 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, with 40 exhibitors who were enthusiastic about meeting retailers and connecting with other vendors.
On June 22-23, Hub LA presented its debut, Parachute Market.
Business was steady and productive at Fashion Market Northern California
CBNC men’s streetwear was conceived by owner Joemm Blanche
Salesorter was designed for consumers looking for online sales.
Snapping a photo with your mobile phone, and immediately finding stores
Since 1946, Frederick’s of Hollywood has built a reputation for innovative intimate apparel with a sexy sensibility.
Forever 21 is gathering all its social media into a single space called 21st Street.
Celebrity designer Angela Dean is known for custom designing garments for well-known figures in the entertainment industry.
Columbia Sportswear Commercial (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. named Samson Wong president of the company, a joint venture between Columbia Sportswear Co. and Swire Resources Limited, a subsidiary of Swire Pacific Limited and the exclusive distributor of Columbia Sportswear in mainland China.
Tavik, a Southern California lifestyle brand known for its premium activewear, is expanding.
Fashion historian Akiko Fukai will explore Japanese fashion and its impact within a global scale on Friday, June 28 at the Goeth-Institut Los Angeles.
Casio Baby-G teamed up with the Japanese street fashion and Los Angeles brand Joyrich on a recent collaboration of limited-edition women’s watches.
Splendid and Ella Moss officially opened their new corporate headquarters
Trade Show Report
June market in LA exceeded expectations for many exhibitors.
Newly positioned Artistic Director of Diesel, Nicola Formichetti, unveiled his first campaign, Diesel Reboot, in April 2013.
Splendid and Ella Moss' new headquarters in downtown LA
Stelle Audio Couture promotes a party wherever you may be.
It is never too late when it comes to appreciating fashion.
Enzoani Bridal hosted its seventh annual runway show, “Take Flight”
Apparel companies are taking a closer look at their offshore manufacturing facilities
Three companies expand with mobile technology.
Thed Jewel could not think of a name for his retail store.
San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman decided to retire from the National Football League last spring and get into fashion.
There is a special mysticism and finesse when thinking of classic Hollywood cinema.
Ways & Means Showroom carries some of London’s most hip brands.
The Able Tailor was conceived by Stephanie Alves including denim bottoms, sweat pants, jackets, tops and accessories
Engaging customers, personalization and increasing conversion rates have become staple phrases for online
This is proven by New York-based Hood by Air (HBA), a streetwear brand that translates an effortless cool...
TEXbase - The leading provider of Web-based product compliance named Wayne Huyard as chief executive officer.
David Perry has a business that, in a way, is a matchmaker for fashion companies hoping to produce clothing in the United States.
Karlie Kloss, recently worked with FRAME Denim on the "Forever Karlie" jeans.
London’s own Royal School Department of Fashion Design is joining Woodbury University for an elite event.
True Religion Apparel, Inc. has agreed to be acquired by TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P., a New York and London-based investment management firm, for $835 million.
The recent building collapse in Bangladesh that killed more than 800 garment workers
Guess Inc. has won the second round in a series of trademark cases it has been battling with Gucci.
Otis College of Art and Design hosts its annualblack-tie scholarship fête.
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