By  on October 24, 2016

Even though foot traffic appeared to be sluggish at the women’s fashion and accessories trade shows held in Los Angeles from Oct. 7 to 19, a number of emerging brands made their premieres there for the opportunity to get face time with retailers.

Whether they were looking for a tried-and-true silhouette such as the biker jacket or a play on vintage denim, buyers found promising designs at Capsule, Axis, Coeur, Select, Emerge, Designers & Agents, Brand Assembly, ALT and Contemporary Curves. Of those, Capsule, Axis and Contemporary Curves were making their debut in the competitive L.A. market. To stand out, each expo needed to emphasize a point of difference, such as Made in New York fashion at Designers & Agents and trendy plus-size styles at Contemporary Curves.

To continue reading this article...

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus