Jul 25, 2013 As fall clothing lines roll out, advertising in fashion magazines ramps up, too.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jun 25, 2013 The iconic '80s hairstyle, the hi-top fade, is making a comeback. Part of the reason: It's good for business.
Jun 25, 2013 Designer Ying Gao has created dresses that are embedded with eye-tracking technology.
Jun 19, 2013 Fast-fashion retailer H&M took a long time to start online sales in the U.S. When you start late, you have to get it right.
Apr 22, 2013 Chinese manufacturers have moved to Italy and set up garment factories. They excel at making garments fast and cheaply, but some Italian manufacturers are unhappy with their presence.
Apr 5, 2013 Trendsetters, take note: sales of men's pajamas bottoms have jumped 15 percent in the last year.
Mar 27, 2013 Dodger Stadium is in the midst of a $100 million remodel. Janet Marie Smith, the architect who designed it, took us on a tour less than a week before opening day.
Mar 20, 2013 The fashion market for fake fur has grown so fast that some suppliers are meeting the demand with real fur. Retailers as large as Nieman Marcus have been caught up in the faux faux fur kerfuffle.
Mar 19, 2013 Los Angeles has long steered its homeless population to a border area of downtown rarely seen except by those who work there and the homeless. Now redevelopment is pressing against Skid Row, and advocates are taking steps to secure homes for the homeless.
Mar 13, 2013 The Spanish company Inditex, which owns Zara among other chain stores, has just unveiled an impressive set of figures: a 22 percent jump in profits.