Story and Photos by Kathleen Gasperini and Tom Wallace The flurry of fashion trade shows in Las Vegas from February 12-15, 2012 bring with them a diverse angle of what’s taking shape in fashion from a wide spectrum of genres particularly in the United States. While we mostly concentrate on youth culture influences, including streetwear, […]
MAGIC, S.L.A.T.E., Street, Workroom, Project, Pool, (capsule)—Label Networks’ Review of America’s Largest Fashion Trade Show Scene and Where Trends Are Headed
Capsule New York Men’s Show Brings Directional Brands, Stylists, Buyers Together in Uniquely Themed Show Featuring Amy Jean Porter’s Band of Wild Horses
Capsule tends to follow a theme which gives the show a cohesive, particular flair. Brands featured provide latest insight on leading-edge men’s contemporary, particularly what you’ll see in top boutiques next season.
Capsule Fashion Trade Show Provides an Alternative to Designer-Streetwear and Contemporary Lifestyle Apparel, Footwear, and Accessories in Vegas, New York, and Paris
Once a niche trade show, Capsule continues to attract brands moving in new directions and buyers interested in a cross-section of street, contemporary, and designer brands.
A Tribute to Alexander McQueen
Highlights from the legendary designer and how he influenced many in fashion, footwear, and modern theater.
Elmer Ave. Gives Us Punk-Military Chic with Steampunk Vests and Sky-High Doc Martens
Nothing like a secret fashion show where the location is revealed the day-of%u2026and it happens to be right in your %u2018hood.
Skingraft Designs and Elmer Ave. Boutique Opening Inspire LA Fashion, Music, and Artistic Scenesters with Leather Jackets, Deconstructed Menswear, Bridal Atelier, Equestrian Motifs, and a Beautiful Showroom
Bucking trends and opening a showroom/boutique in downtown LA proves that not all retail in LA is over. Just stale staid stores on Robertson Blvd.
Skingraft Design’s Fall Collection Crossing Neo-Victorian, Equestrian, and Motorcycle Leather Turn into LA Fashion Week’s Highlight Show
LA Fashion Week Kicks-off with the GenArt Fall Fashion Runway Show Inside the Decaying Glamour of the Los Angeles Theatre Featuring Grai, Society for Rational Dress, and Raquel Allegra
GenArt’s featured designers once again set the tone for LA Fashion Week with collections that depict aspects of the future in styles, materials, and silhouettes.
Pool Fashion Trade Show Reflects Unexpected Upbeat Mood as Art-Inspired Designers and Boutique Buyers Explore New Options with High-Volume Traffic
Pool continues to show that trade shows can stand apart -even if it’s within the same hall as others -based on the quality and uniqueness of its exhibitors and buyers.