American Apparel using explicit sexual imagery and scandal to sell clothes? Why I never. The company that most recently raised shaved hipster eyebrows by employing a 62-year old model and displaying mannequins that were rocking some serious pubic forestry is once again stirring the pot for the sake of promoting… something. Show More Summary
Playwright Oren Safdie, first cousin of American Apparel CEO Dov Charney — who's been accused of sexual assault in multiple lawsuits — wrote a play about sexual harassment taking place in the workplace of a clothing brand. Buzzfeed reporter Sapna Maheshwari first pointed out the connection. Show More Summary
You there! Yes, you, the bearded fellow decked out in American Apparel clothes holding up traffic on your fixie bike. Put down your organic coffee for a moment and listen up: According to a 64 page (!) leaked document, Audi wants to sell you the 2015 Audi A3 so badly they're harnessing the things you love, like Chvrches, bacon donuts and a lack of patterns. Read more...
American Apparel shows off yet another nearly naked woman, this time in the name of fair labor practices. Because boobs and decent pay for a day's work are completely corollary. (Excuse me while I check my breasts and look for a paycheck...Show More Summary
It’s not unusual for American Apparel to cause controversy with their ads — from a grandma in lingerie to mannequins with pubic hair. This time, the attention is on their new ad featuring one of their own employees — Maks, … More » The post American Apparel Ad: Topless Model “Made in Bangladesh” appeared first on EveryJoe.
We believe that apart from an overall slowdown in the U.S. apparel industry, American Eagle’s weak brand image weighed on its results. Although the company is employing several strategies to enhance the fashion content in its product portfolio, we do not expect to see any noticeable impact on the upcoming results.
Continuing promotions for her hit HBO series "Game of Thrones," Emilia Clarke graced the cover of InStyle UK magazine's April 2014 issue. The 26-year-old actress looked absolutely incredible in designer garbs from American Apparel and...Show More Summary
Dianna Agron carries a bag full of clothes out of American Apparel on Thursday afternoon (February 27) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 27-year-old Glee star walked back to her car with her shades on to keep incognito. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Dianna Agron In case you missed it, read about what Dianna [...]
Tony Bucci on the real and serious contradictions the LGBTQ community face every day. - It is safer to be gay in 2014 than it has been in centuries. From campaigns like “It Gets Better” and American Apparel’s “Legalize Gay” T-shirtsShow More Summary
Tonight, Petra Collins, the 21-year-old Toronto-based artist who made a name for herself photographing for Rookie and designing graphic T-shirts for American Apparel, debuts her first solo exhibition at Capricious 88 Gallery in Brooklyn. Titled “Discharge,” the show is a culmination of Collins’s work from the past six years, spanning... More »
Left: Bess jacket, Vintage t-shirt, Morris Janks pants; Obesity & Speed denim vest, Clu top, Vintage Levis, T.U.K. creepers, L. Jardim body harness; D-ID Jacket, American Apparel top, Gypsy Warrior skirt, American Apparel tights, Underground...Show More Summary
By BiggerCapital: This post should be complemented by all the research we have performed on the company since April 2011. Back in 2011 when we first started writing about American Apparel ($APP), the stock was trading just below $1. The company had just received rescue financing of $15mm to avoid bankruptcy. Show More Summary
On the cover: Jeans, shirt, and beret by American Apparel. PHOTOS BY JAIME MARTÍNEZ STYLING BY ELLA CEPEDA Styling Assistant: Natalia Comel Models: Ixchel, Lucía, Daniel, Cuauhtémoc, Arantza, María José, Octavio, Natalia, Alma UNIF coay,...Show More Summary
By Tommaso Tabarelli: A difficult 2013 American Eagle Outfitters (AEO), the apparel retailer targeting young adults (age 15/25), has suffered a lot in 2013. In the first three quarters of the year sales were down 4%, comparable store...Show More Summary
The Bureau of Labor Statistics underestimates how many American jobs require higher education, dangerously discouraging college attendance. Above, job seekers line up to apply for positions at an American Apparel store in New York City. Show More Summary
American Apparel's recent advertising choices seem to be part of a bigger plan to prove that they're "a company that celebrates natural beauty" (or will do anything for press). Too bad those choices aren't translating into um, real money. Read more...
(Reuters) - Clothing and accessories retailer American Apparel Inc has tapped restructuring advisers after being bogged down by weakening sales and heavy debt, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter...
If you dress like Tim Burton crashed his Mini Cooper into an American Apparel, you're qualified to be an expert on tech and social media.
Jacky O'Shaughnessy recently talked with Elle about her unconventional career, and god, she's such a badass. More » American Apparel’s 62-Year-Old Model Thinks Ageism Is BS, And We Couldn’t Agree More is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..