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MTV Takes Over LA Fashion District's Broadway

By Deborah Belgum | August 25, 2015

One block of Broadway closes in downtown LA for a big event.

The Bloc: Tear the Roof Off

The Bloc: Tear the Roof Off

Update - and look- at The Bloc in downtown Los Angeles. The compound's roof was torn off to make way for an open-air center which will take a bow in late 2015. Here's a look at the roofless building now.

Tennis Anyone?

Tennis Anyone?

Tommy Hilfiger hosted tennis match between professional tennis player Rafael Nadal and models Chanel Iman, Constance Jablonski and Noah Mills.

Back to Fashion School

Back to Fashion School

Actor Antonio Banderas is studying fashion design at Central Saint Martins in London.

Sportswear Exec Flies American Heroes' Moms to France

Sportswear Exec Flies American Heroes' Moms to France

Sportswear exec loans his private jet to ferry moms to France to see their hero sons honored by French president.

 Ayumi Shibata At Emerging Designers

Ayumi Shibata At Emerging Designers

Ayumi Shibata's / eis / line made an appearance at the Emerging Designers section of WWDMAGIC recently. Shibata's cocoon capes look a bit avant garde, and she hand draws prints for her kimonos with Native American and Americana styles. Take a look.

Alpha’s Gold Anniversary M-65 Field Coat

Alpha’s Gold Anniversary M-65 Field Coat

Fifty years ago, Alpha Industries made the M-65 field coat for the United States military. On the M-65's gold anniversary, Alpha designed a capsule collection celebrating the action-ready coat. Alpha displayed the capsule collection at the Liberty Fashion & Lifestyle Fairs in Las Vegas recently

A New Retail Neighborhood in Venice?

A New Retail Neighborhood in Venice?

Flowerboy Project produced a debut party for its new space at 824 Lincoln Blvd. in Los Angeles' Venice district. Flowerboy's new neighborhood might be turning into a new retail neighborhood.

The Legend of Sato Lives On

The Legend of Sato Lives On

Katin's Sato Hughes is considered one of the pioneers of boardshort style. Katin recently posted a video of Sato who continues to tailor boardshorts at the Katin surf shop in Orange County, Calif.

Champion Gets Artsy at Agenda

Champion Gets Artsy at Agenda

Since the beginning of the Agenda trade show more than a decade ago, art has been one of the touchstones of the street, action sports and fashion show. The Champion brand booth at the show's recent Aug. 17-19 run in Las Vegas took the art challenge very seriously. The booth was lined with street art with a Jean-Michel Basquiat edge.

Put on Your Fashion Face

Put on Your Fashion Face

Mimi Kim's skincare line Biodara is hand-blended from bioactive botanical materials in Huntington Beach, Calif.

Vans Issues Limited Collection to Curb Teen Smoking

Vans Issues Limited Collection to Curb Teen Smoking

Vans comes out with "Weapons of Mass Ridiculousness" campaign collection of shoes and apparel.

Torrid Gets Real

Torrid Gets Real

To show off its Fall collection, California plus-size retail chain Torrid turned to its customers.

Crooks & Castles Take on Luxplorer & Crooks Femme

Crooks & Castles Take on Luxplorer & Crooks Femme

Here’s a few looks at the Crooks & Castles brand’s Fall ’15 lines. There’s the Luxplorer outerwear collection and Crooks Femme, a streetwear line for women.

More Fun in DTLA: Globe Re-opens

More Fun in DTLA: Globe Re-opens

Here’s another dispatch from downtown Los Angeles’ funland. Globe Theatre, a more than 100-year-old theatre located on 740 S. Broadway, was reopened as a nightclub and events space earlier this month.

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