Fashion

Fashion

Shows go on � in L.A.

In the run-up to New York Fashion Week, Los Angeles found itself abuzz with a series of high-profile fashion happenings, many by designers, including Rachel Zoe and Tommy Hilfiger, who opted for L.A.-area venues and weather instead of showing in the Big Apple this season. Here's a look at those fashion shows by designers in a SoCal state of mind.

Fashion

A brand to know: Club Monaco

NEW YORK - It's time to join the club - Club Monaco, that is. This Canadian retail concept with stores across the country is owned by Polo Ralph Lauren and specializes in mid-priced, high-end casual clothing, shoes and accessories for women and men. (Think J. Crew or Banana Republic, but more relaxed and unexpected.)

Videos

Roy Williams and his distinctive fashion sense

University of North Carolina basketball coach ‘epitomizes Carolina-ness’ with his distinctive fashion sense.
Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Roy Williams and his distinctive fashion sense 0:45

Roy Williams and his distinctive fashion sense

Cam Newton violates Panthers dress code 3:13

Cam Newton violates Panthers dress code

Art2Wear designers make final preparations 0:45

Art2Wear designers make final preparations

Clothed in Hope founder Amy Bardi talks about the African non-profit that she runs from Apex 2:20

Clothed in Hope founder Amy Bardi talks about the African non-profit that she runs from Apex