Fall Fashion

What’s in for the autumn/winter season in S.B. — and the nation. Read story.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Hello Gorgeous Models

Hello Gorgeous models was conceived with the hope of addressing the absence of an area talent and model agency. Read story.

Friday, September 27, 2013

DNA Imagery Hosts Hautebox III

Photographers, models, stylists, makeup artists, and fashion lovers come together for Youth Interactive. Read story.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Bikini Business Gets Cheeky

Happy Endingz hopes to crowdsource funding for a new collection. Read story.

Friday, July 5, 2013

So Long Socks

The latest fad in footwear has finally found its way to Santa Barbara County: Nufoot. Read story.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

The Fight for Facial Hair

Reclaiming our mustaches, beards, and sideburns in the great age of the hipster. Read story.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Lole Pop-Up Shop

Active-wear brand Lole has popped up in Santa Barbara as a prelude to its permanent retail store set to open in Spring 2013. Read story.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Handmade Afghan Goods

Hassina Sherjan is touring the world with a trunk show titled “Crafting Peace with Boumi,” which introduces foreign markets to the handmade items for sale. Read story.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Equinox Fashion Show

Video from dynamic September 22 event in Funk Zone. Read story.

Friday, October 5, 2012


Adesso, a successful handmade-jewelry business based in Santa Barbara, opens its first retail store. Read story.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Diamonds on the Soles of Their Shoes

From their headquarters in Goleta, the team at Deckers Outdoor Corp is methodically taking over the footwear world. Read story.

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Happy Holidays, from the Presidio Motel

The State Street lodge hosts its second annual holiday pop-up mall this Saturday, December 3. Read story.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Fair Verona

Made from soft chiffon, smooth silk, and French lace, these are not your standard undergarments. Read story.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Swedish Store Sweeps State Street

More than 400 people lined up for freebies, hors d'oeuvres, and coupons at the H&M grand opening. Read story.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Livin’ the Dream

Akomplice clothing, popular with celebrities and musicians, comes to Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, June 2, 2011
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