April 20, 2017
Lovestitch Opens at City Market South
Apparel company, Lovestitch is now open at City Market South. The LA-based contemporary brand is the second business to open at City Market, following Cognoscenti Coffee. Lovestitch aims to upgrade the shopping experience for wholesale buyers in the Fashion District with a gorgeously merchandised space, ample seating, and access to City Market's amenities. We recently featured the company and its new showroom on our blog, here.
March 2017 Trash Tonnage Report
Mother's Day in the Fashion District
LA Flower Markets
Mother's Day is the busiest holiday of the year for the district's flower markets. The LA Flower Market and California Flower Mall will have extended hours starting the week of May 8. The LA Flower Market's hours can be found
The California Flower Mall is expected to open 24 hours on Saturday, May 13th through Mother's Day, Sunday, May 14th as it has done in previous years.
Santee Alley: Mother's Day Gift Ideas
While picking up flowers for Mom, make a convenient stop at The Santee Alley for Mom-approved gift items: handbags, jewelry, accessories, perfumes, beauty and cosmetics. The alley has put together a convenient
Mother's Day Shopping Guide
L.A. Conservancy's Last Remaining Seats Kicks Off in the Fashion District June 3rd
The LA Conservancy's signature series, Last Remaining Seats will kick off in the LA Fashion District with a screening of L.A. Confidential at The Orpheum Theatre on Saturday, June. 3. Last Remaining Seats presents films as they were meant to be seen: on the big screen, in a beautiful theatre, surrounded by fellow fans, and accompanied by vintage cartoons, special guests, and more.
Sonoratown Named L.A.'s Favorite Taco
Sonoratown is officially Los Angeles' favorite taco spot! The Sonora-style taqueria was voted the best in the City earning the L.A. Taco Madness 2017 title. The grilled meats and handmade flour tortillas have been a neighborhood favorite since the restaurant first opened on 8th Street. Congrats Sonoratown! 208 E 8th St.
8th Spring Street Towers Update
"Nearly one year after breaking ground at the corner of 8th and Spring Streets, a pair of high-rise apartment towers from Holland Partner Group find themselves halfway to their expected mid-2018 completion dates." The 24-story towers will add a combined 620 residential units to the area. Read the full update on
Mermaid on Main
recently completed a colorful mural at 828 Main St, title "Mermaid on Main." The mural shows the back of a woman's head, her colorful purple mane flowing behind her. It's the artists largest mural to date and the sixth mural to go up in the Fashion District. See it at 9th and Main Streets.
The LA Fashion District is home to dozens of prom dress stores, located along Santee Street and Maple Avenue. It's the largest selection of prom dresses on the West Coast! Learn where to buy dresses, pricing and parking info + shopping tips for first-time shoppers,