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A Vested Interest: Tailored Menswear With a Twist

A Vested Interest

A Vested Interest, the menswear collection designed by William Beranek and Bill Beasley, features pieces that bridge the divide between tailored menswear and casual sportswear.

Survey: Fit Issues Impact Shopping Decisions Online and In-Store


Nearly 60 percent of shoppers say they would buy more often if they could be assured of consistent fit, according to a recently released study by Body Labs, a New York–based company that creates and customises 3-D models of the human body.

Benjamin Seigel Joins Greenberg & Bass


Longtime apparel-industry attorney Benjamin S. Seigel has joined Greenberg & Bass LLP as senior counsel to the firm, based in Los Angeles’ Encino area.

New Sourcing, Textile Trade Show Launching in Toronto

Trade Shows

Garment factories and fabric mills from around the world will show at the inaugural Apparel Textile Sourcing Expo, which will bow Aug. 22–24 at the International Centre in Toronto.

UBM Launching Sourcing@Coterie in September

Trade Shows

UBM—producer of the MAGIC, Project and FN Platform trade shows—is adding a sourcing component to its contemporary Coterie trade show in New York.

Forever 21 Is Downsizing Its U.K. Retail Footprint


Forever 21, which launched a small fleet of stores in Great Britain six years ago, is taking another look at its retail portfolio after losing millions of dollars.

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McGuire Denim Expands Into Sportswear

McGuire Denim

McGuire Denim is known for its glossy take on heritage denim, and this Fall, with a foray into sportswear, the brand is poised for growth.

Importers Brace for New Disruptions at Worldwide Ports


Last year, apparel and textile importers saw millions of dollars in profits sink as congestion at the West Coast ports kept merchandise stuck on boats for weeks.

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Art Institute of California-Hollywood’s “Spotlight” Runway Show Highlights Award-Winning Designs

AIC Runway Show

Students from the Art Institute of California—Hollywood presented their designs at a runway show complete with a sweeping backdrop of the Verdugo Mountains.

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The Dreslyn Launches Beauty

Contemporary e-commerce retailer The Dreslyn has added beauty products to its mix.

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Whimsy + Row: Pop-up + Capsule Line

To celebrate the launch of the first capsule collection by Whimsy + Row, the lifestyle e-tailer/retailer is hosting a pop-up shop at MILKMADE LA in Los Angeles’ Venice neighborhood.

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Elaine Kim: Stretch Out & Party

Designer Elaine Kim celebrated the expansion of her retail store with a party in the newly expanded space on Los Angeles’ on West Third Street.

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La Jolla Group Making Hang Ten Clothing for US Market


An old California brand comes back.

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Danish Brand Opening Store on Broadway in DTLA


Han Kjobenhavn coming to the space next to Mykita.

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Tadashi Shoji Opens New Concept Store at Glendale Galleria


New store opened with help from Woodbury University students.

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Anna Does Stand-Up

Schumer does Vogue

It's like a modern-day #freakyfriday. Amy Schumer and Anna Wintour trade places for a day. Guess who wins.

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Konus Pop-up at EDC Vegas

Los Angeles streetwear Konus Brand is popping up RIGHT NOW at the Electric Daisy Carnival festival in Las Vegas.

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Hex Opens First Store on Broadway Near Tower Theatre in DTLA


Small is beautiful at this Hex store.

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L.A.'s Indie (and Exclusive) Market

Drop City: Fashion happening north of the intersection.

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Sue Wong Having a Huge Sale on Samples and Furniture


Designer Sue Wong moving her corporate offices after transitioning into licensing deals.