Kari Hamanaka


Beauty Features

Zendaya Grows Up With Lancôme Global Ambassador Deal

The beauty company revealed its newest ambassador, adding Zendaya to a roster of stars that includes Julia Roberts, Kate Winslet, Lupita Nyong’o and Lily Collins.

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Fashion Features

Highlights From the Las Vegas Women’s Shows

More competition and immediates persist as a sea of forest green and vintage prints appeared on the trade show floors.

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Farfetch Los Angeles

Human Resources

Progressive Office for a Progressive Staff at Farfetch Los Angeles

The company’s West Coast headquarters in downtown L.A. keeps in mind a mobile and autonomous workforce.

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Citizens of Humanity

Fashion Scoops

Work of Artist Margaret Kilgallen Serves as Basis for Capsule

The late artist’s work is incorporated into a new capsule collection with Citizens of Humanity. 

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Frieze Los Angeles

Fashion Features

An Art Fair’s Debut Helps Bring L.A. Fashion Further Into Focus

Frieze Los Angeles’ West Coast debut sold millions in art, attracted thousands and further solidified the maturation of the city’s creative class.

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Fashion Scoops

Next Step Is Loungewear for Ban.do

The brand, known for its bright graphics and prints, continues to expand its apparel offering, now with lounge.

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Fashion Scoops

Re:la Straddles Art, Fashion With Its Frieze Los Angeles Pop-up

The shop is one of several pop-ups and other activations on the Paramount Pictures Studio backlot comprising the experiential portion of the art fair.

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Rimowa Alex Israel

Hats, Gloves and More

Up Close on the Collaboration Between Rimowa and Alex Israel

A 20-foot-tall suitcase installation has been erected to celebrate the collaboration between the artist and luggage-maker as the city readies for the launch of Frieze Los Angeles.

clock February 14, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Nasty Gal Vintage


Nasty Gal Reboots Vintage Capsule in Bid to Stay True to Roots

The fast-fashion e-tailer launches a new collection of reworked vintage.

clock February 13, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Ripndip Tokyo


Ripndip Readies for Japan Store Opening

The skate brand’s Harajuku store will be followed by a pop-up in Hong Kong.

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Fashion Features

California in Bloom: Rodarte Fall 2019

The Mulleavy sisters played off purely Californian cues in the cinema and great outdoors with a show at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens.

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Fashion Features

Ones to Watch at the Vegas Trade Shows

Some brands are making their debut in Vegas, while others aim for a new look in front of buyers.

clock February 5, 2019Kari Hamanaka and Aria Hughes and Jean E. Palmieri

Shops at Crystals


Let the Good Times Roll

Las Vegas retailers are upbeat as visitors — domestic and international — head into town for Lunar New Year festivities.

clock February 5, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Charlotte Russe


Charlotte Russe Seeks Relief in Bankruptcy Court

The struggling teen retailer has also asked a court to grant the closure of 94 stores.

clock February 4, 2019Kari Hamanaka

Sofía Jeans by Sofía Vergara


Sofía Vergara: Denim for All in Walmart.com Deal

The actress talks about her interest in creating product for a broad audience as the retailer seeks to refine fashion on walmart.com.

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Etro RTW Fall 2019


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