For six months in the old American Apparel space on F Street. [ more › ]
SCANDALOUS! You'd be shocked at how controversial articles of clothing can be. Just consider the following examples... 1. Teens Do It Better In 2011, American Apparel drew criticism for its "Teenagers Do It Better" shirt for its suggestive slogan. Show More Summary
Matthew Townsend, reporting for Bloomberg: But American Apparel’s 2015 bankruptcy wiped out most of his net worth, so where would he get the money? Didn’t his tawdry past of sexual harassment allegations make him radioactive? And shouldn’t American...Show More Summary
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Many mall-based retailers have been crushed over the past few years as mall traffic dried up and consumers bought more products online. Companies like Aeropostale, American Apparel, PacSun, and The Limited all filed for bankruptcy, flooding malls with cheap apparel which hurt the remaining retailers. Show More Summary
For a while there, the future didn’t look so hot for Dov Charney, the ousted American Apparel founder you’ve probably confused for Terry Richardson more than once. After weathering several years of sexual-harassment lawsuits and assault...Show More Summary
Amazon is expected to surpass Macy's to become the biggest apparel seller in the US this year. Read more...
Amazon is expected to surpass Macy's to become the biggest apparel seller in the US this year. While Amazon has dominated overall online sales in the US for years, the site is a relative newcomer to the fashion world. The company's swift...Show More Summary
More than 3,100 American Apparel employees were laid off in January. [ more › ]
When most people think of Adidas, images of soccer cleats, running shoes or hip street kicks pop into their awareness. But, thanks to an excellent clothing and approach shoe offering, strong sponsorship of North American rock climbers, and the 2012 purchase of climbing shoe company 5.10, attitudes are slowly starting to change. My first exposure to […]
You don’t want to write about Vince Staples. Few modern musicians have made playing with the press such an essential part of their appeal. There is, on the one hand, his endless trolling: sardonic tweets about American Apparel and 3Show More Summary
Leave it to Fox News to get pissed that a movie starring a Greek demi-goddess isn't American enough... and this isn't even the first time. More »
Starred-and-striped clothing item has long been the unofficial Indy 500 uniform, but this year fans really brought it with their American apparel.
The Drone Girl shop has switched vendors — which means all new merchandise! In light of major changes at American Apparel — the former Drone Girl vendor, the Drone Girl has switched up its clothing brand. All the logos and designs you...Show More Summary
Declining mall traffic and low prices offered by fast fashion retailers have been crushing apparel retailers. One notable exception has been American Eagle's Aerie brand.
When American Apparel alums Iris Alonzo and Carolina Crespo decided to start their own brand, they knew they wanted to bring interesting people into the design process. But instead of drawing up the usual list of celebrities, models and influencers, they came up with a collaborator list that... Continue reading
When Bayard Winthrop launched American Giant in 2012, he wanted to do much more than create a well-made sweatshirt: He had aspirations to reinvent the apparel supply chain in the United States. Over the last five years, he’s largely accomplished his goal. Show More Summary
Emma Roberts looked ready for spring in a sheer floral print dress! The 26-year-old actress stepped out at the American Apparel & Footwear Association’s American Image Awards on Monday night (April 24) in New York City. The annual awards help celebrate innovation and leadership in the apparel and footwear industry. After the event, Emma took [...]
The Trump brand in the toilet, where it belongs. Hard to muster much sympathy for Princess Ivanka though. Source: BoF NEW YORK, United States — At American discount retailer Stein Mart, Ivanka Trump apparel is being sold under the guise of a different label. Show More Summary
Business of Fashion: “At American discount retailer Stein Mart, Ivanka Trump apparel is being sold under the guise of a different label. BoF has learned that the Jacksonville, Florida-based chain — which has 290 stores in 31 states, everywhere from [...]