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Brilliant Earth and Tacori Join Forces on Bridal Fine-Jewelry Collection


Two California-based leaders in fine jewelry have launched a new bridal collection ahead of a wedding season that the brands estimate to be the largest since 1984.

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Ahead of Olympic Games, Shaun White Announces Active-Lifestyle Brand Partnership With Backcountry


Shaun White, the three-time Olympic gold-medal snowboarder and recipient of the most X Games gold medals in history, announced his partnership with outdoor specialty retailer Backcountry, ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.

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Adidas Signs CMC Lease for 107K-SF DTLA Space Following Renovation


As the California Market Center unveiled its fresh space on Jan. 11, following a $250 million–plus renovation, property manager Brookfield Properties announced that it would welcome global athletic-apparel brand Adidas AG, which signed a lease for 107,000 square feet of space at the downtown Los Angeles site.

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Thrilling Launches Vintage Studio Services With Ruth E. Carter as Campaign Brand Ambassador


The vintage and secondhand marketplace Thrilling announced its launch of Vintage Studio Services on Jan. 13 as the company welcomed Academy Award–winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter as its first brand ambassador.

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Celebrating Their 10-Year Partnership, Vans and STOKED Commit to Expansion


Working together over the last 10 years, action-sports brand Vans and nonprofit organization STOKED have renewed their commitment to leading undeserved youth into action sports through mentorship.

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Swim Is In at California-Lifestyle Brand Bella Dahl With New Launch

Bella Dahl Swim

Known for its cool Southern California style, Los Angeles women’s brand Bella Dahl took a plunge further into the Golden State culture as it launched its first swim collection.

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Kevan Hall Studio Launches as Saks OFF 5th Designer Spotlight

Within a successful 2021, Los Angeles designer Kevan Hall ended a busy year by launching a collaborative Designer Spotlight collection with retailer Saks OFF 5th.

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With Roots in Family and Community, Susan Lee Grows Wilder

Susan Lee’s Wilder

In her Echo Park, Calif., shop, Wilder Los Angeles, Susan Lee celebrates community through selling vintage clothing within a welcoming space, yet the roots of her store reach into different facets of the entrepreneur’s life.

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Textiles Tick Toward Fresh Takes on Tradition for 2022

Textile Trends

As a new year begins, the fashion industry seeks a fresh start to move forward and create alluring styles. At the foundation of these design ambitions is the choice of the appropriate textiles to elevate garments and attract customers.

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A New Year Brings Newness in Activewear

New Year, New Active

Activewear continues to flourish as brands including Los Angeles–based Cream Yoga continue to build on the momentum of trends for comfortable yet performance-focused apparel.

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