NEW YORK -- Trends come and go, but this is where they stand today. Shoppers on both coasts, with a taste for fast fashion, are looking for short kilts, tiny T-shirts, baby-doll dresses and long athletic-inspired dresses. Here is a roundup of what New...
NEW YORK -- Trends come and go, but this is where they stand today. Shoppers on both coasts, with a taste for fast fashion, are looking for short kilts, tiny T-shirts, baby-doll dresses and long athletic-inspired dresses. Here is a roundup of what New York and Los Angeles area stores said they can't keep on the racks, with the number of units ordered and retail prices.
FRED SEGAL, Santa Monica:
La Perla chiffon or velvet bodysuits -- 24 units from $250 to $400.
Ghost rayon crepe long dresses with embroidered eyelets -- 24 units from $250 to $395.
Lianne Barnes lightweight, soft, short cardigans -- 36 units from $95 to $350.
Five-pocket, stonewashed Diesel jeans -- 80 units from $95 to $110.
NANA, Santa Monica:
NaNa short kilts in plaids and dark solids -- 200 units from $45 to $55.
Living Doll short-sleeved polyester and Lycra spandex V-neck shirts with racing stripes -- 30 units at $52.
Free People cotton baby T-shirts for adults with tiny floral print -- 100 units at $15.
PATRICIA FIELD, New York:
G-Rated youth size T-shirts with ladybugs, bumble bees, butterflies and other prints -- 200 units at $20 to $25.
Three-stripe athletic wear dresses in black, red, burgundy, navy and powder blue with white stripes by Living Doll and Patricia Field -- 250 units from $65 to $96.
Short solid or standard plaid kilts from numerous vendors -- 150 units from $45 to $65.
Fitted leather vests with Lycra blend back by Mombo and Free Art -- 100 units from $80 to $250.
Patricia Field, Betsey Johnson and other baby-doll dresses in black, florals and pastels -- 100 units from $65 to $150.
109, New York:
White Girl short, flirty velvet dresses -- 150 units at $120.
A-line jersey skirts from 109 in suede, velvet, wool gabardine and boucle -- 100 units from $45 to $85.
Isabel Ardee very short solid and printed skirts in rayon, gabardine and denim -- 25 units at $90.
UNION, New York:
Hysteric Glamour, Jimmy Jumble and a variety of other tight T-shirts with crazy prints -- 150 units from $24 to $72.
No Such Soul and P/X deconstructed A-line skirts -- 12 units from $80 to $190.
ROMP, New York:
Living Doll long-sleeved, long dress in black, burgundy, navy and light blue with white athletic stripes -- 200 units at $70.
Speedway Clothing tricolor mesh football jerseys lined with tricot -- 200 pieces at $50.
Earth Angel and Living Doll long-sleeved, short-sleeved and sleeveless tiny T-shirts with ironed-on decals -- 100 units from $15 to $24.
Gypsy & Thieves tight knit dresses with round neck -- 20 units at $64.
Romp Collection deconstructed dresses and turtlenecks with marrowed edges in black, burgundy and navy -- 200 units from $48 to $70.
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