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Fall | Behind The Label Issue


This is a our first annual NYFW coverage and designer issue. Our fall issue will be featuring interviews & articles all about those who make fashion, fashion, the designers!


Featured Designers:

Altaf Maaneshia, Shekar Rahate, Mia Jianxia Ji, Madison Detro, Asiyat Tsalikova, Max Lu, Liz Li, Jihyun Kim, Jingci Wang, Yin Yang, Yaqiong Zhou


NYFWS/S15 Coverage:

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Couture FW, NYC Fashion Week, Project Ethos, Art Hearts


Featured Articles:

Academy of Art University Returns to MBFW New York S/S15,The Perfect Head Shot, Beauty In Motion with Christina Morgan Cree, Style Bee the beauty app that simplifies looking beautiful anytime, anywhere, The future of visual search with Cortexica, MUA extrordinnaire Tamiko Carillo

& more!!!


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    Anna Wintour Remembers Oscar de la Renta
    by Anna Wintour |
    Oct 21st, 2014 -  There is much being said that his passing yesterday marks the end of an era. Not true. He was the most democratic man I knew and he would have lived happily and defined any era. He was happy dining with the rich and famous, for sure, but equally happy playing dominoes with his devoted staff. His designs reflected his extraordinary personality: optimistic, fun, sunny, romantic. At dinner this summer—just the two of us—he told fascinating stories about his life in Paris and later working for Miss Arden who apparently always called Helena Rubinstein “that woman.” 

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    Art Hearts Fashion: The New Era has Arrived
    Erik Rosete

    Fashion, ushered in the new era for LAFW. Boasting the most impressive designer line-up in years, Art  Hearts Fashion brought admiration and innovation back to the runway. Sparkling garden fountains and  opulent chandeliers at the Taglyan created a fantastical environment, setting the tone for the incredible  shows hitting the runway. Guests, celebrities and star athletes including Terrell Owens, Deandre Jordan,  No Doubt’s Stephen Bradley, Courtney Stodden, Joe Simpson, Bobby Brown, star cast of Rich Kids of  Beverly Hills, MTV 90’s VJ Jesse Camp, Members of Cypress Hill, Anna Easteden, Candice Cayne, and  playboy playmates, packed the venue, enjoying art and installations by Sham Ibrahim, Joseph Jasso, and  Eugene Huffman before the evening’s shows. 

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    Nicole Miller, Helena Dazzle at Project Ethos LA Fashion Week
    Press Release
    With over 1,500 attendees, Project Ethos supported Stand Up To Cancer during their annual LA Fashion Week event Tuesday night, October 14th at Avalon Hollywood presented by Glendale Infiniti.

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    At Gap, selling a place to work, not just khakis
    Jena McGregor | The Washington Post
    "We said to ourselves: We need to do a better job of telling the story of how we do business, because our consumers actually care about that and our potential employees care about that," says Eric Severson, one of Gap's senior vice presidents of human resources. They wanted to build on the "do more than sell clothes" philosophy of the company's founders. 

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    Converse Sues to Protect Its Chuck Taylor All Stars
    RACHEL ABRAMS | New York Times
    The century old American footwear maker are accusing 31 retailers of trademark infringement in 22 seperate lawsuits.

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    Lauren Indvik |
    “It’s going to be another dour holiday season for the media industry. Following editorial layoffs at CNN and buyouts (which have yet to take effect) at the New York Times, news emerged Tuesday that Condé Nast is planning to lay off between 70 and 80 employees, primarily from its ad sales division.”
    *Image of Conde Nest flagship brands.

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    Sue Wong to open STYLE Fashion Week October 15th-19th
    Press Release
    STYLE Fashion Week open’s its doors to host their 8th  season this week. Presented by new online-retailer Le Jolie, the event will take  place downtown at The Reef, 1933 s Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90007,  October 15th-19th. This time around STYLE has taken their past production  accomplishments to the next level! They’ve built their own surprise venue in an  open space in the cutting-edge, chic garment district, where LA fashion is  created, shown, and sold to stores everywhere. This season’s partnering charity,  City of Hope, provides expert care with superior treatment results to cancer  patients.

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    Damion Matthews |
    Christian Louboutin recently celebrated the opening of the brand’s beautiful new boutique at 29 Maiden Lane in San Francisco, with host Sloan Barnett.
    * Christian Louboutin, 29 Maiden Lane, San Francisco |  Photo by Drew Altizer

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    With Fashion Strategy, Can EBay Boost Emerging Designers and Itself?
    Can EBay’s marketplace model, low barriers to entry and large, built-in audience of fashion consumers unlock value for young labels and EBay alike?
    A look from | Source: EBay

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    Joe Zee Visits The Academy of Art University School of Fashion
    By Tess Collins |
    Joe Zee, newly appointed Editor-in-Chief of Yahoo! Style led a discussion at the Academy of Art University with Simon Ungless, Executive Director of the School of Fashion, members of the press and about 75 Fashion Journalism and Styling students.
    Joe Zee, Editor in Chief at Yahoo! Style and Simon Ungless, Executive Director of the School of Fashion. Photo by Bob Toy

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    Art Hearts Fashion Keeps The Beat Going At New Location
    Press Release | Parker Whitaker Productions
    Hailed as the premiere art and fashion event in the nation, Art Hearts Fashion will launch a groundbreaking TWO-DAY event in Los Angeles at the Taglyan this October featuring renowned designers back to back on the runway. Designers including Michael Costello, MT Costello, M the Movement, Tumbler and Tipsy, Maya Hansen, Jun Escario, Zhang JingJing, Sachika and Mister Triple X will showcase their latest collections to LA’s fashion elite and media. Guests will be privy to one-of-a-kind art and music performances and live fashion installations.

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    Victoria's Other Secret: The Low-Key Billionaire Behind The Lingerie Giant
    Dan Alexander | Forbes
    The billionaire who single-handedly changed how America shops has an inner sanctum as enigmatic as he is: the corner of a nondescript office building in Columbus, Ohio, across the road from a garbage dump, behind a security gate festooned with “Do Not Enter” signs. 
    *Image: Catwalk king Les Wexner strikes a pose inside his Columbus, Ohio headquarters.

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    Introducing The “Non-Bag”
    Jessica Bumpus |
    NEW ideas abounded on the spring/summer 2015 catwalks - even those that were designed to be somewhat invisible.

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    Tom Ford moves show from London Fashion Week to Los Angeles
    EMMA AKBAREIAN | The Independent
    Tom Ford has announced this morning that he will no longer show his women's ready-to-wear presentations as part of the London Fashion Week schedule.

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    Smart fashion: the luxury brands embracing technology
    JOHN ARLIDGE | London Evening Standard
    From fibre optic dresses to the hottest watch in the world, tech is finally getting fashionable and luxury brands are at last embracing the possibilities of wearable technology.

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    No new blood and no fresh ideas at Milan Fashion Week: How do you solve a problem like Milano?
    Alexander Furry | The Independent
    {Spt. 21st, 2014) The Milanese leg of the spring/summer 2015 international collections will limp to a close tomorrow, but most of the world’s press and buyers will fly out of the city today. Why? Well, why not? There’s nothing to stay for. Milan Fashion Week is contracting, compressing.

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    Fashion Photography Is The Art World's Rising Star
    Melanie Abrams |
    “Today, fashion photography is art’s rising star, drawing large crowds to exhibitions (which produce much-needed revenue from sponsorships, rentals and even merchandise) and enticing more collectors. Even the fashion industry itself is showing more respect for the form.”
    Photo by Peter Lindbergh

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    Academy of Art Is Opening a Store in Union Square
    Robyn Hagan Cain |
    Academy of Art University really goes the extra mile for its fashion students. Each year, the school hosts three fashion shows —two at New York Fashion Week and one here in San Francisco— to introduce student work to the fashion world. Now, the school is opening Shop657, a store in Union Square that will both display AAU designs and give merchandising students real-world experience.
    Photo by Bob Toy