Conde Nast Ends Internship Program
In a move that comes as a shock to many, Conde Nast has announced this week that it will be ending its internship program. The announcement comes amid controversy that plagued the media publication giant after allegations and lawsuits emerged accusing Conde Nast of not paying their interns. Conde Nast made word that the coveted internship program, which gives current college students a first glance at the real world of publishing and media, will no longer accept applicants. At press time no word yet on the exact date when the termination will take effect.
Vans to Launch Clothing Line
Footwear brand Vans will be adding clothing to its label. The popular line of footwear, known for their iconic slips-ons, are making plans to launch a clothing line to debut in the Spring of 2014. The line will feature women's apparel including; tops, bottoms and accessories. For more information visit www.vans.com
California Market Center Holiday Sample Sale
California Market Center will be holding its first Holiday Sample Sale of the year, beginning today October 25th at the California Market Center in Downtown LA. The showrooms will be open to the public for holiday shopping from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and you can expect to see below-retail prices on premier apparel, accessories, gifts, holiday, furniture, and lifestyle products for men, women, kids and home. The sample sale will continue to run on the following dates: November 1, 8, 15 & 22. December 6, 13, & 20. California Market Center Holiday Sample Sale 110 E. 9th St Los Angeles, CA 90079 213. 630.3600 californiamarketcenter.com
Jil Sander Exits the Jil Sander Label
For the third go around, designer Jil Sander has announced she will be exiting her label citing "personal reasons." Word came in on Thursday via Womens Wear Daily that Sander is stepping down until further notice. Jil Sander, a high-end eponymous label known for its minimalist chic attire is currently under ownership of the Prada Group.
Kate Bosworth for Topshop Now Available
Debuting today in-stores and online is the collaborative effort between stylish actress Kate Bosworth and British based retailer Topshop. The limited-edition collection features a line of tops, bottoms, dresses, shoes, accessories and outerwear with price points ranging from $32 - $995. You can shop The Collection at www.topshop.com