Start-up spotlight: Queen of Raw applies new technology to old fabrics

Start-up spotlight: Queen of Raw applies new technology to old fabrics. Resale companies that enable consumers to offload unwanted clothing are booming, thanks to technology that makes it easy for consumers to buy and sell items. Now, entrepreneurs are hoping to do the same thing for materials that didn’t get made into clothes at all. … More Start-up spotlight: Queen of Raw applies new technology to old fabrics

After almost a century, landmark Sears store in Boyle Heights, California, will soon close

By guest author Andrew J. Campa, Staff Writer of the Los Angeles Times For generations of Boyle Heights residents, Sears was a place to buy the mundane necessities — khaki pants, refrigerators. It was there for families as they grew, from baby clothes to prom dresses to business casual outfits for first jobs. It was … More After almost a century, landmark Sears store in Boyle Heights, California, will soon close

Dolce & Gabbana and Donatella Versace talk plus-size fashion

By guest author Jess Sims from Vogue Business Many fashion brands have invited plus-size models to their runways. Fewer are creating collections designed for this customer. After plus-size models walked the Versace runway for the first time during the Spring/Summer 2021 shows last year, the Italian brand has hired plus-size model Precious Lee for a … More Dolce & Gabbana and Donatella Versace talk plus-size fashion