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!
I've done my fair share of moving into and out of dorms, apartments, you-name-it. The process summed up in a word? Tiring. But, the prospect of each new place is always met with healthy amounts of excitement and anticipation, too. Thoughts of extravagant baking projects, Netflix binges on just-purchased couches, and read
We heard your thoughts on The Broke Girl’s Guide To Dress Shopping. And, while we always appreciate smart, under-$100 buys and unexpected, mid-season sales — we get it. You want the real-deal, super-affordable finds. The secret, employee menu. The hidden-in-the-back-room merch. So, we found tons of gorgeous goods read