Episode 163: Fashion Retail Jobs, Target’s New Technology, Urban Outfitters vs. Everyone   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, everything’s just dang falling apart.  Retail jobs  are disappearing, and we talk about the factors influencing the recent rash of  retail bankruptcies . Meanwhile,  Target  is getting all technological with RFID tags. Urban Outfitters is in big  trouble  once again for  copying another designer,  and we finally know what happened to  Hood By Air  skipping its last fashion show.  British Vogue  has a new editor,  Coach  has a new CEO,  Gwynnie Bee  has a new designer collaboration, and  Jenna Lyons  is getting a severance package we’d describe as “decent.” Oh, and remember  American Apparel ? Yeah, we do too. Come hang out!

Episode 163: Fashion Retail Jobs, Target’s New Technology, Urban Outfitters vs. Everyone

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, everything’s just dang falling apart. Retail jobs are disappearing, and we talk about the factors influencing the recent rash of retail bankruptcies. Meanwhile, Target is getting all technological with RFID tags. Urban Outfitters is in big trouble once again for copying another designer, and we finally know what happened to Hood By Air skipping its last fashion show. British Vogue has a new editor, Coach has a new CEO, Gwynnie Bee has a new designer collaboration, and Jenna Lyons is getting a severance package we’d describe as “decent.” Oh, and remember American Apparel? Yeah, we do too. Come hang out!

Episode 158: Louboutin Fashion Trademarks, Target’s Plan, Nike’s Plus-Size Line   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week,  Target  has big plans for a major overhaul, Louboutin lost a trademark case in  Switzerland , and  Hood By Air  canceled its fashion show in Paris.  Snapchat’s  IPO went….sort of OK,  Lane Bryant x Prabal Gurung  is … sort of OK, and we have an “About Damn Time” story about  Nike . Plus, a new fashion museum is coming to  Paris  ohhhh only about two years after Lisa visits this spring. Come hang out!

Episode 158: Louboutin Fashion Trademarks, Target’s Plan, Nike’s Plus-Size Line

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, Target has big plans for a major overhaul, Louboutin lost a trademark case in Switzerland, and Hood By Air canceled its fashion show in Paris. Snapchat’s IPO went….sort of OK, Lane Bryant x Prabal Gurung is … sort of OK, and we have an “About Damn Time” story about Nike. Plus, a new fashion museum is coming to Paris ohhhh only about two years after Lisa visits this spring. Come hang out!

Episode 157: Meryl Streep’s Oscars Dress, LuLaRoe Leggings Fashion, BCBG Drama   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, Kaarin tries to explain the battle among  Meryl Streep  and  Karl Lagerfeld . Buckle in for this one, kids.  LuLaRoe  customers are having trouble with the quality of the company’s leggings, and  BCBG  is prepping for bankruptcy. In the lightning round,  JCPenney  is closing stores, Moonlight actors are in  Calvin Klein  ads, and Alibaba’s counterfeit conviction rate is freaky low. A  Target  bomb plot got foiled by the feds, major brands pulled out of a summit in  Bangladesh , and a closed  American Apparel  store lives again…sort of. Nothing happened this week, really. Come hang out!

Episode 157: Meryl Streep’s Oscars Dress, LuLaRoe Leggings Fashion, BCBG Drama

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, Kaarin tries to explain the battle among Meryl Streep and Karl Lagerfeld. Buckle in for this one, kids. LuLaRoe customers are having trouble with the quality of the company’s leggings, and BCBG is prepping for bankruptcy. In the lightning round, JCPenney is closing stores, Moonlight actors are in Calvin Klein ads, and Alibaba’s counterfeit conviction rate is freaky low. A Target bomb plot got foiled by the feds, major brands pulled out of a summit in Bangladesh, and a closed American Apparel store lives again…sort of. Nothing happened this week, really. Come hang out!

Episode 140: Westworld Fashion, Victoria Beckham for Target, Supreme Court & Cheerleading Uniforms   Welcome to the End of the World episode of Pop Fashion podcast! HBO’s new show,  Westworld , is working with costuming in a surprising way, a Japanese rail company is discouraging women from  applying makeup , and  Victoria Beckham  is partnering with Target. In other news, the  Supreme Court  is debating fashion versus function, clothing may soon  generate electricity , and  Wet Seal  is positioning itself for a comeback. Plus, baby powder just turned into a  huge payday . Come hang out!

Episode 140: Westworld Fashion, Victoria Beckham for Target, Supreme Court & Cheerleading Uniforms

Welcome to the End of the World episode of Pop Fashion podcast! HBO’s new show, Westworld, is working with costuming in a surprising way, a Japanese rail company is discouraging women from applying makeup, and Victoria Beckham is partnering with Target. In other news, the Supreme Court is debating fashion versus function, clothing may soon generate electricity, and Wet Seal is positioning itself for a comeback. Plus, baby powder just turned into a huge payday. Come hang out!

LISTEN to EPISODE 55   This week in hot topics - a designer surprises everyone with genderless clothes, Sears is tanking when it comes to sales (but, are they becoming the most lucrative landlord ever?), and Target is cutting jobs but ramping up technology. In other news, is fashion dead? Trend forecaster Li Edelkoort boldly proclaimed that, “It’s the end of fashion as we know it,” in Dezeen Magazine. Finally, have Dolce & Gabbana lost their minds? Elton John and Courtney Love are heading up a boycott of their clothing brand. Find out why. 

LISTEN to EPISODE 55

This week in hot topics - a designer surprises everyone with genderless clothes, Sears is tanking when it comes to sales (but, are they becoming the most lucrative landlord ever?), and Target is cutting jobs but ramping up technology. In other news, is fashion dead? Trend forecaster Li Edelkoort boldly proclaimed that, “It’s the end of fashion as we know it,” in Dezeen Magazine. Finally, have Dolce & Gabbana lost their minds? Elton John and Courtney Love are heading up a boycott of their clothing brand. Find out why. 

E P I S O D E 47  - For All Y'alls’ Ears 
  This week in hot topics - Target surprised everyone by pulling out of Canada, the New York Times announced a new Men’s Style section, and Anna Wintour went to China to promote the Met’s new exhibit. Award season is upon us, but is red carpet fashion actually fashionable? What do we want from our stars when it comes to looking glamorous? Our main topic is about being nice in business! Can nice guys (and gals) succeed when it comes to business? Or, do you have to be ruthless to get ahead? Lisa and Kaarin discuss past experiences with awful people and explore the idea of business integrity.

E P I S O D E 47 - For All Y'alls’ Ears

This week in hot topics - Target surprised everyone by pulling out of Canada, the New York Times announced a new Men’s Style section, and Anna Wintour went to China to promote the Met’s new exhibit. Award season is upon us, but is red carpet fashion actually fashionable? What do we want from our stars when it comes to looking glamorous? Our main topic is about being nice in business! Can nice guys (and gals) succeed when it comes to business? Or, do you have to be ruthless to get ahead? Lisa and Kaarin discuss past experiences with awful people and explore the idea of business integrity.