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Vintage store owner Lisa Rowan and fashion stylist Kaarin Vembar discuss fashion news, pop culture, and questions about business and creativity.

Vintage store owner Lisa Rowan and fashion stylist Kaarin Vembar discuss fashion news, pop culture, and questions about business and creativity.
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Vintage store owner Lisa Rowan and fashion stylist Kaarin Vembar discuss fashion news, pop culture, and questions about business and creativity.

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Episodes

217: SJP Bridal, Saudi Arabia Fashion Week, Changes at Marc Jacobs

4/26/2018
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SJP Bridal, Saudi Arabia Fashion Week, Changes at Marc Jacobs Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we're waiting to see who will buy India's ecommerce leader, Flipkart. John Targon left Marc Jacobs after two months, Saudi Arabia celebrated its first fashion week, Sarah Jessica Parker launched a bridal line, and Lisa hates a new merch line from New York Magazine. Shoppers can live without high-tech dressing rooms, and a group of shoplifters is suing for alleged extortion....

Duration:01:02:12

216: Target + Hunter, Fashion Influencers Over 50, Victoria Beckham and Shaq

4/19/2018
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Target + Hunter, Fashion Influencers Over 50, Victoria Beckham and Shaq Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Target's Hunter collaboration hit a snag, the feds busted a huge counterfeit cosmetics ring in California, and Chanel store employees in Korea are protesting working conditions. How are algorithms changing our personal style? Are baby boomers the new Instagram influencers? H&M announced its next diffusion line with Moschino, Victoria Beckham is collaborating with Reebok, and...

Duration:00:51:12

215: Nine West Fashion, RIP Polyvore, Karl Lagerfeld in SoHo

4/12/2018
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Nine West Fashion, RIP Polyvore, Karl Lagerfeld in SoHo Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! A leadership shakeup at Lord & Taylor was announced right after the big data breach — oh, and there's a lawsuit about that breach, too. Karl Lagerfeld opened his first U.S. store, Nine West filed for bankruptcy, and Marc Jacobs got engaged. Polyvore shut its online doors, and Hanes won a cool sustainability award. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website:...

Duration:00:57:45

214: Fast Fashion Diversity, Investment Clothing, Retail Hackers

4/5/2018
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Fast Fashion Diversity, Investment Clothing, Retail Hackers Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we’re catching up on the Hudson’s Bay credit card breach and Trump’s Twitter complaints about Amazon. Marine Layer opened Airbnbs above their stores, and fast-fashion stores like H&M and Zara are finally hiring people to focus on diversity. Comme des Garcons is launching a new online brand this summer, and we debate the merits of shopping for investment pieces. Come hang...

Duration:01:02:33

213: Chanel Beauty at Ulta, Lanvin's Revolving Door, Ann Taylor Sales

3/29/2018
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Chanel Beauty at Ulta, Lanvin's Revolving Door, Ann Taylor Sales Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we try to figure out what's up with leadership at Modcloth and Lanvin. Chanel is coming to Ulta stores, Jaden Smith is launching a sustainable denim line, and San Francisco just banned fur sales. Can Ascena Group, home of Ann Taylor and Loft, survive the retail dip? Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website: www.popfashionpodcast.com Instagram:...

Duration:00:46:45

212: Nike's HR Nightmare, Target Swimwear, Retail Apocalypse

3/22/2018
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Nike's HR Nightmare, Target Swimwear, Retail Apocalypse Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, there's so much drama at Nike that they had to set up an HR hotline. Kim Jones is headed to Dior, Target is showing off Photoshop-free swimwear models, and FAO Schwarz may be coming to an airport near you. Retailers are definitely tracking your habits at the returns counter, and postal workers are drowning under your Amazon packages. And is America's retail apocalypse just getting...

Duration:00:50:31

211: Beauty on Demand, Handbag Super-Fakes, Trouble at Claire's

3/15/2018
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Beauty on Demand, Handbag Super-Fakes, Trouble at Claire's Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We talk through all the news about Claire's (debt! poison!) and try to explain a "vegan" t-shirt gone wrong at Topshop. Amazon is thinking about offering checking accounts, Uber launched a beauty app, and Toys R Us is prepping to liquidate. Counterfeit handbags are getting harder to spot. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website: www.popfashionpodcast.com Instagram:...

Duration:00:51:26

210: From Yeezy to Weezy in Two Segments

3/8/2018
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From Yeezy to Weezy in Two Segments Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We recap the most memorable part of the Oscars: Tiffany Haddish. Burberry hired Ricardo Tisci, Nordstrom's family isn't buying it back quite yet, and Walmart is expanding its meal-kit service. This week in partnerships: Neiman Marcus + Lil Wayne, Nordstrom + Anthropologie, and Walmart + Buzzfeed. Is modest fashion becoming mainstream? What's happening to Yeezy Season 7? Are we about to be part of an...

Duration:00:52:00

209: Nintendo Fashion, Gucci Controversy, The Ordinary’s Disruptor

3/1/2018
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Nintendo Fashion, Gucci Controversy, The Ordinary’s Disruptor Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week Navin joins in while Lisa is out on business. We chat about Bloomingdale’s partnership with Nintendo, La Perla’s possible eviction in Hong Kong, and Gucci’s controversial runway show. Also, is The Ordinary’s CEO being a disrupter in the beauty industry or just acting odd? Urban Outfitters opened a store in Paris, Nike sold out of the Air Jordan III in 23 minutes, and New...

Duration:00:42:57

208: London Fashion Week, Guess & Lululemon, Olympic Laundry

2/22/2018
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London Fashion Week, Guess & Lululemon, Olympic Laundry Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We discuss London Fashion Week news from the Queen's appearance to anti-fur protests to Burberry's rainbow runway. We update you on the scandals rocking Guess and Lululemon and share the Boston Globe's investigation into sexual harassment against models. Laundry at the Olympics! Goodbye Gap Inc. CEO! Ulta got accused of selling repackaged products! We have so much to talk about this week....

Duration:00:55:12

207: New York Fashion Week, L.L. Bean Tech Moves, Fashion Contracts

2/15/2018
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New York Fashion Week, L.L. Bean Tech Moves, Fashion Contracts Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We review New York Fashion week collections from Tom Ford, Zac Posen, Oscar de la Renta, Matthew Adams Dolan, and Victoria Beckham. We definitely don't get into any arguments about them, nope, not at all! Meanwhile, the Fashion Law challenges fashion companies to strengthen their employment contracts. Carolina Herrera's retirement has us thinking about the future of daytime fashion...

Duration:01:00:01

206: Marchesa & NYFW, Lululemon’s CEO Problem, Fashion Bundles

2/8/2018
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Marchesa & NYFW, Lululemon’s CEO Problem, Fashion Bundles Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Lululemon's CEO stepped down, Lanvin needs a buyer, and Guess shares tanked after a(nother) alleged sexual harassment claim against its cofounder. Marchesa canceled its New York Fashion Week runway show. Fashion brands are embracing the bundle, Nordstrom is opening a standalone men's store, and Americans are spending less on clothes. Plus! A new segment at the end of the show, for your...

Duration:00:50:04

205: Jill Stuart + Macy’s, Recycled Clothing, Zara's Rent Drama

2/1/2018
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Jill Stuart + Macy’s, Recycled Clothing, Zara's Rent Drama Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! There's a lot going on with Amazon, and we talk about how shoplifting changes when there are no cashiers in a store. Meanwhile, Walmart is doing a whole bunch of stuff to stay competitive. The clothing recycling industry is taking a major hit, Macy's is doing a collab with Jill Stuart, Zara is closing its NYC flagship, and Revlon's CEO is moving on. Plus! You can recycle your parade...

Duration:00:49:39

204: Moves at Céline & Louis Vuitton, Amazon Prime Pricing, NRF 2018

1/25/2018
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Moves at Céline & Louis Vuitton, Amazon Prime Pricing, NRF 2018 Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we revisit the flight attendant uniforms allegedly making staffers sick. Amazon's changing its pricing for Prime, Hedi Slimane is in at Céline, and Kim Jones is out at Louis Vuitton. Target has a new fragrance line, and guess where Kmart is still hugely popular? And we recap a few more things we learned at NRF 2018, including ways to make returns less stressful and what...

Duration:00:54:43

203 Jewelry Heist in Paris, Valentino’s New Logo, NRF 2018

1/18/2018
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Jewelry Heist in Paris, Valentino’s New Logo, NRF 2018 Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We taped this episode live at the National Retail Federation Big Show! We will tell you about what we learned, but first - there was a jewelry heist at the Ritz Hotel in Paris. Valentino has a new logo and is participating in the pop-up shop craze and France is reconsidering seasonal sales. Conde Nast developed a set of rules to protect models. We discuss what we have learned thus far at NRF...

Duration:00:56:48

202: H&M's Sweatshirt Snafu, Men's Fashion Week, '90s Style

1/11/2018
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H&M's Sweatshirt Snafu, Men's Fashion Week, '90s Style Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we address the sparkling elephant in the room, the Golden Globes dress code. H&M has yet another snafu with an offensive piece of clothing, Sears is closing more stores, Marc Jacobs is closing more stores....but wait, there's good news, we promise. Nathan Jenden is coming back to Diane von Furstenberg, American Eagle Outfitters had a great holiday season, Amazon had a huge year,...

Duration:01:01:33

201: Online Shopping Returns, Nike + Stitch Fix, What Customers Want

1/4/2018
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Online Shopping Returns, Nike + Stitch Fix, What Customers Want Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week we kick off 2018 with a deep discussion of retail returns, store sizes, and customer needs. Nike is partnering with Stitch Fix, Birkenstock is ditching Amazon in Europe, and a cosmetic subscription service has trends stacked pretty high. You all have a lot of suggestions for pants. What's your new year's resolution? Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website:...

Duration:00:58:44

Episode 200! Holiday Q & A

12/28/2017
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Episode 200! Holiday Q & A Can you believe it's episode 200?!?!? We can't either. To celebrate (ok, not really, we planned this a long time ago), we answer listener letters galore. From career moves to vegan shoes to conscious consumerism, we've got a little of everything. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Instagram: www.instagram.com/popfashionpodcast Twitter: www.twitter.com/JustPopFashion Website: www.popfashionpodcast.com Lisa’s Links Twitter: www.twitter.com/lisatella Website:...

Duration:00:56:08

Gucci Got Raided, Amazon in Atlanta?, My Year of No Shopping

12/21/2017
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Gucci Got Raided, Amazon in Atlanta?, My Year of No Shopping Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Jonathan Saunders is leaving DVF, Charming Charlie is filing for bankruptcy, and Michael Kors is breaking up with fur. Gucci's offices were raided (pay your taxes people), Amazon might put HQ2 in Atlanta, and we ponder whether high heels have a place in 2017. Lisa is really into Ann Patchett's essay, "My Year of No Shopping." Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Twitter:...

Duration:01:00:01

Pantone’s 2018 Color, The Worst Tights Ad Ever, DVF’s Fashion Future

12/14/2017
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Pantone’s 2018 Color, The Worst Tights Ad Ever, DVF’s Fashion Future Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! The Limited is coming to Belk stores, while retailers race to elevate their house brands. Everyone’s upset over an online listing for tights, but we’re not sure who to be mad at. Amazon’s deal-featuring system is wacky, Unilever has a new “sustainable” line of bath products, Pantone announced the color of the year, and DVF wants to sell an equity stake in her company. Over at...

Duration:01:03:16

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