June 9, 2014
LA Fashion Market Fall/Holiday 14, June 8-12
LA Fashion Market Fall/Holiday 14 is here! LA Fashion Market is a great opportunity for store owners and buyers to discover new brands and stock up on their favorite lines for the upcoming season. See what lines will be showing showing at Market on the Fashion District's online Lines Directory. For more information about LA Fashion Market, buyer requirements, and designer showrooms click here.
Work to Begin on Initial Phase of City Market
Developers of the City Market project announced construction will start on the initial phase of the two-decade long project. Revitalization of existing buildings on San Pedro and San Julian between 11th and 12th Streets will start this month, and will result in the creation of a 75,000-square-foot project that will house restaurants, shops, and creative office space. It is slated to open in summer 2015. Read the full LA Downtown News story here.
Big Gay Ice Cream Coming to 9th and Broadway
New York favorite, Big Gay Ice Cream is opening its first Los Angeles location on 9th and Broadway later this year. Big Gay Ice Cream is popular for taking a new spin on old-school soft-serve by creating fun and unique ice creams, toppings, and frozen treats. Read the full Eater LA story here .
1810 Bringing Argentinian Steaks to the Fashion District
Eater LA is reporting 1810 Argentinian Restaurant, which has been serving in Pasadena since 2009 is opening its second outlet in the former L'Angolo space. Planned for a late June opening, 1810 serves a number of Argentinian specialties like milanesa, morcilla blood sausage, and steaks with chimichurri.
Sidewalk Vending Community Meeting
The LA Fashion District BID and the Korean Apparel Manufacturing Association (KAMA) co-hosted a community meeting on June 3, 2014. Property owners, members and merchants from all areas of the 100-block district had an opportunity to talk about the recent Sidewalk Vending Enforcement by the Bureau of Street Services (BSS) Enforcement Division. Representatives from Council District 14 also attended.
BSS will continue its enforcement on Saturday mornings around the San Pedro Wholesale Mart to address the large number of sidewalk vendors that have congregated there. BSS staff reminded merchants that any obstruction or outdoor display is illegal and merchants could be cited.
Where to shop for affordable menswear in the Fashion District
The menswear sub-district of the Fashion District offers the most affordable men's clothing in the area... Read more here
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