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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!