The 7 L.A. Brands You Need In Your Closet Now

If you're an L.A. local, then you definitely feel the same sense of pride we do about our fair city. And, with that pride, comes a responsibility, nay, a duty to support brands designing and producing in LaLa Land — especially those who are just breaking into the industry.
While designers like Rodarte, Jenni Kayne, Band of Outsiders, and The Elder Statesman are just a few of the all stars that have really transformed L.A. into a burgeoning fashion city, new labels including Lily Ashwell, TT Collection, and Carbon & Hyde are now carrying the torch. Ahead, seven of the best up-and-coming L.A.-made brands you gotta know, and the pieces you need in your closet, stat!