Business

Ken Downing Leaving Neiman Marcus

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Business

Galeries Lafayette's Billion Euro China Plan

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Fashion

Is L.A. the Future of the American Runway?

clock March 22, 2019Booth Moore

Los Angeles

Renowned

Mens Fashion

STREET SIGNS: Renowned Retools, Reemerges Ready for Future

The brand initially turned heads when its shirt was photographed on Chris Brown. Founder John Dean aims to be more than a one-hit wonder.

clock March 22, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Rodarte RTW Fall 2019

Fashion Features

Is L.A. the Future of the American Runway?

Hollywood hero Tom Ford’s new chairmanship at the CFDA, Rodarte’s recent flower-filled L.A. runway spectacular, and the flagging momentum of New York Fashion Week have some industry insiders looking to L.A. for the future.

clock March 22, 2019Booth Moore

Tom Ford, Rachel Zoe, Kanye West, and Gwyneth Paltrow

Fashion Features

L.A.-Based Designers and Brands Who Are Moving the Market and Beyond

While they may be showing and selling their collections elsewhere, these brands have built global stockists and followings as big as many of their New York counterparts.

clock March 22, 2019Booth Moore

Peaches

Mens Designer Luxury

Street Signs: Peaches Looks to New Capital to Support Growth

The brand, which straddles streetwear and car culture, wants to open a store on Fairfax Avenue and a car warehouse in Orange County.

clock March 21, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Media

The Wing Links With Time’s Up on Events, Programming

The tie-up includes a grant of stock in The Wing to the Time’s Up organization.

clock March 21, 2019Booth Moore

Avedon Beverly Hills

Mens Retail Business

Beverly Hills Men’s Suiting Veteran Jumps to Avedon

There’s still plenty of business to be had as an independent in men’s suiting.

clock March 20, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Jackie Cruz is the face of Kat Von D's new mascara.

Beauty Features

Kat Von D Beauty Taps “Orange Is the New Black” Star Jackie Cruz as First Celebrity Face

On April 19, the Latina actress, musician and influencer will become the face of the brand’s new mascara.

clock March 20, 2019Booth Moore

Media

Thrasher Magazine Vet, Skateboarder Jake Phelps Dead at 56

Phelps helmed one of the skate community’s most well-known media outlets for some 26 years.

clock March 15, 2019Kari Hamanaka

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Real Estate

LVMH Said Eyeing Hotel Development for Beverly Hills’ Rodeo Drive

“To have [LVMH] with an upscale hotel would be a big benefit to the street,” said Chuck Dembo, a partner in Dembo Realty in Beverly Hills.

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Noah Raf, Josh Sitt, Peiman Raf, Mason Spector

Street Style

Madhappy Gets Savvy After $1.5M Seed With Basics, New Web Site and App

The company’s closed on its seed round as it’s set to launch basics and a redesigned web site featuring more content around its messaging of mental health awareness.  

clock March 13, 2019Kari Hamanaka and Jean E. Palmieri

Project Runway Reboot

Fashion Features

Karlie Kloss and New ‘Project Runway’ Judges on the Show’s Kinder, Gentler Reboot

“No one was being snarky for the sake of being snarky,” said new judge Elaine Welteroth. “We were there to be honest, and give critical feedback with the intention of making them the best designers they could possibly be because we were rooting from them.”

clock March 9, 2019Booth Moore

Parties

Ashley Madekwe, Katherine McNamara Fete Uniqlo JW Anderson and Hana Tajima Collabs

“It’s cool to support bigger designers when they’re more accessible to people who don’t have a lot of money for high fashion things,” said “The Walking Dead” actress Alanna Masterson at the bash.

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Showpo

Retail

Showpo Moves In on Melrose Avenue

The street, whether hosting temporary or permanent doors, has become popular among Millennial fashion firms looking to have influencer hangouts and Instagrammable-worthy shopping spots. 

clock March 8, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Dstld

Retail

Dstld Plans Marketing Boost With Former Coach Exec Hire

The direct-to-consumer denim essentials brand has tapped Laura Dowling to lead marketing as the newly established Digital Brands Group continues to refine its platform approach.

clock March 7, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Sneakersnstuff founders

Street Style

Experience Matters: Sneakersnstuff Cofounder Reflects on 20 Years

The sneaker retailer’s 20th anniversary will be marked by a Venice Beach Boardwalk store, bar addition in New York and new app.

clock March 6, 2019Kari Hamanaka

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A woman walks past a Tiffany & Co. store at a shopping mall in Beijing. The designer boutiques of Manhattan and Paris are feeling the chill of a Chinese economic slowdown that has hammered automakers and other industries. That is jolting brands such as Louis Vuitton and Burberry that increasingly rely on Chinese customers who spend $90 billion a year on jewelry, clothes and other high-end goods. The industry already is facing pressure to keep up as China's big spenders shift to buying more at the spreading networks of luxury outlets in their own countryLuxury Shopping Chill, Beijing, China - 29 Nov 2018

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