Kari Hamanaka

Patrick's Summer House

Retail

Patrick DiLascia Summers at Westfield Century City

The designer is testing into malls with a temporary shop at the redone Los Angeles shopping center.

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Retail

After a Modest Start, Madhappy Enters Next Phase

The casual brand is working to build up a community of followers.

clock June 14, 2018Kari Hamanaka and David Moin

Converse Midnight Studios

Street Style

Converse, Midnight Studios Throw a Bash in the Bodega

The sneaker firm celebrated its latest collaboration with the upscale men’s brand.

clock June 14, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Paul Marciano

Human Resources

Guess, Paul Marciano Agree to $500,000 in Payouts on Misconduct Claims

The settlement agreements also come with news the Guess cofounder has vacated his post as board executive chairman.

clock June 12, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Guess Farmers Market

Fashion Scoops

Guess Farmers Market Headed to Paris, London, Tokyo and More

The denim firm’s incubator arm Guess Jeans USA will take its pop-up marketplace concept on the road internationally.

clock June 11, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Anwar Carrots

Street Style

Anwar Carrots Gets Real on Champion, Collaborations and His Growing Label

The entrepreneur’s Carrots University collection is now out with future deals that include links with Sanrio and…a water company.

clock June 11, 2018Kari Hamanaka

ModCloth

Fashion Scoops

ModCloth Deepens Marketing Spend as FitShop Growth Gains Steam

The vintage-inspired e-tailer launches a new campaign as it gears up for store growth.

clock June 11, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Stone Cold Fox

Retail

Stone Cold Fox Formalizes Bridal Strategy

The Southern California brand is expanding its bridal collection following the decision earlier this year to refocus its strategy on the direct model.

clock June 8, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Jay Hype PacSun

Retail

Eddie Bauer, Pacific Sunwear Joined Under New Operating Company

Private equity firm Golden Gate Capital said it would place the brands under the same roof with the creation of PSEB Group.

clock June 7, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Simply Be

Retail

Amber Rose Talks Body Positivity, Simply Be Collaboration

Rose developed a size-inclusive line with the British retailer as part of its international relaunch.

clock June 7, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Retrouvaí

Jewelry

Jewelry Execs Talk Opportunities, Hurdles From Couture Show Floor

Enamel, convertible pieces and color were as much the talk of the show as were the continuing shifts in how business is done.

clock June 6, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Justine Skye

Beauty Features

Justine Skye Kicks Off Educational Beauty Platform Metix

The Roc Nation recording artist is part of the cofounding team that created a platform housing beauty courses from celebrity hair and makeup artists.

clock June 5, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Inside the Gilt shop at Saks Off 5th.

Retail

HBC Sells Off Gilt

The sale of Gilt to Rue La La raises speculation about future possible selloffs.

clock June 4, 2018David Moin and Kari Hamanaka

Vans Marvel

Fashion Scoops

Vans, Marvel to Unveil Superheroes Collection

This marks the second time the companies have worked together.

clock June 4, 2018Kari Hamanaka

thedropLA@barneys in Beverly Hills

Retail

Barneys Mixes Luxury, Streetwear as Drop Concept Bows in Beverly Hills

The two-day event was filled with exclusive capsules, designer and celebrity appearances and a performance from the Wu-Tang Clan. 

clock June 3, 2018Kari Hamanaka

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EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Lawrence to Front New Dior Fragrance

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