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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

237: New York Fashion Week, J.Crew Mercantile, Chanel's Big Move

9/13/2018
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#NYFW, J.Crew Mercantile, Chanel's Big Move Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We review a handful of New York Fashion Week shows and trends, and give a preview of what you'll be seeing less of (yes, you read that right) at London Fashion Week. Chanel closed its U.S. headquarters, Amazon is going to sell J.Crew Mercantile, and Vogue is relaunching the magazine in Greece. And local governments are buying out shopping malls. Come hang out! For the resource we mentioned about...

Duration:00:48:23

236: Kylie Cosmetics at Ulta, Eco-Denim Fashion, Plus-Size Vintage Clothing

9/6/2018
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Kylie Cosmetics at Ulta, Eco-Denim Fashion, Plus-Size Vintage Clothing Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! New York Fashion Week is upon us again, Town Shoes is closing all its stores in Canada, and Celine has a new logo. Shrimp are somehow involved in Madewell's new eco-denim line, Kylie Cosmetics is coming to Ulta stores, and Victoria's Secret is facing a major competitor in American Eagle Outfitters' Aerie brand. The CEO of JD.com was arrested in the U.S. Finally, where's all the...

Duration:00:49:52

235: Thom Browne Fashion, J.Crew Revival, Reebok's Plant Sneaker

8/30/2018
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Thom Browne Fashion, J.Crew Revival, Reebok's Plant Sneaker Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! J.Crew has a plan to win back customers, Thom Browne has a new majority owner, and Old Navy is expanding its size offerings in stores. We try to figure out what the heck is going on with NAFTA, and review the big ol class action lawsuit Conde Nast got involved in. Reebok made a shoe from plants! And Gap is expanding a youth hiring program. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website:...

Duration:00:53:08

234: Shaq & JCPenney & Ellen & Walmart

8/23/2018
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Shaq & JCPenney & Ellen & Walmart Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Shaq is launching a big and tall line at JCPenney, Ellen is launching a collection at Walmart, and ...oh by the way, did you know Walmart is rich AF? We debate whether Claire's can survive bankruptcy and whether Farfetch is really worth its IPO prospectus. Buzzfeed News dug into facial recognition technology used to prevent shoplifting, and an infrastructure tragedy in Italy has ties to fashion. Oh, and libraries...

Duration:00:51:27

233: Nike’s Discrimination Lawsuit, Turkey’s Luxury Sales, Bank Heist

8/16/2018
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Nike’s Discrimination Lawsuit, Turkey’s Luxury Sales, Bank Heist Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! There's an update in the Nike sexual harassment saga, Turkey's currency dip is driving luxury sales, and a transportation company tried to lure thieves with sneakers and Louboutins. Kaarin has the wild tale of a jewelry store that's facing bankruptcy and fallout from a bank heist. Fashion crime! Why are customers abandoning their shopping carts? And we also explore the possibility of...

Duration:00:54:34

232: Love Island, The RealReal, Buying Beauty Empties

8/9/2018
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Love Island, The RealReal, Buying Beauty Empties Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Joanna Coles left Hearst, The RealReal opened a second store, and Walmart canceled its employee delivery program. Levi's has an ambitious sustainability plan, and we have a trade war update. Bloggers are paying for empty beauty products, and a British reality show turned out to be great for selling clothing. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website: www.popfashionpodcast.com Instagram:...

Duration:00:54:54

Summer Q & A

8/2/2018
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Summer Q & A Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week we answer all of your burning questions including how a podcast makes money, what to do with an awful fashion boss, how influencers get sent free products, luxury demands on consignment shops, and how to find non-polyester work clothes. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website: www.popfashionpodcast.com Instagram: @popfashionpodcast Twitter: @JustPopFashion Lisa’s Links Twitter: www.twitter.com/lisatella Website:...

Duration:00:51:15

Ivanka Trump Fashion, Parental Leave at Estee Lauder, Counterfeit Luxury

7/26/2018
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Ivanka Trump Fashion, Parental Leave at Estee Lauder, Counterfeit Luxury Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, we're catching up with Ivanka Trump — she's closing her fashion line— and Lululemon, which hired a new CEO. Another luxury counterfeit ring got busted, and eBay is laying off more than 250 people. Another high-level exec left J.C.Penney, and Estee Lauder settled an EEOC complaint. Info on who's parking at shopping malls needs to be examined. Plus, Beauty Blender has...

Duration:00:47:32

Chanel's Big Reveal, Prime Day Sales, Burberry Fashion Destruction

7/19/2018
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Chanel's Big Reveal, Prime Day Sales, Burberry Fashion Destruction Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We discuss all things Amazon, from worker strikes on Prime Day to a Snapchat collaboration. Gymboree is back from bankruptcy, Chanel is talking about its profits for the first time ever, and Burberry admitted to destroying a whole bunch of product. Victoria's Secret continues to struggle and rumors are swirling about more layoffs at Conde Nast — W Magazine may shutter completely....

Duration:00:58:02

Manolo Blahnik for Men, At-Home Jewelry Styling, Rag & Bone x Eminem

7/12/2018
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Manolo Blahnik for Men, At-Home Jewelry Styling, Rag & Bone x Eminem Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, Manolo Blahnik opened his first men's store and Kroger is launching a new apparel line with Joe Mimran. Burberry is collaborating with Vivienne Westwood, Universal Standard (which has beef with Target) is collaborating with J.Crew, and Rag & Bone is collaborating with...Eminem?! Eileen Fisher's Tiny Factory is eco-awesome, AUrate launched an at-home jewelry styling box....

Duration:00:56:14

227: Dior Fashion in London, WeWork Shopping, Roger Federer Loves Uniqlo

7/5/2018
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Dior Fashion in London, WeWork Shopping, Roger Federer Loves Uniqlo Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Co-founder Nicola Kilner is back at Deciem, Walmart just hired a chief customer officer, and Roger Federer parted ways with longtime sponsor Nike. Juggalos are foiling facial recognition software. WeWork is launching retail spaces for all its locations, a Dior exhibit is coming to London, and we ponder the relevance of class rings and yearbooks in a digital era. Come hang out! Pop...

Duration:00:51:41

226: Virgil Abloh Menswear, Off-Price Shopping, Fashion & the Trade War

6/28/2018
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Virgil Abloh Menswear, Off-Price Shopping, Fashion & the Trade War Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We're excited about Virgil Abloh's first runway show as creative director of Louis Vuitton. J. Mendel filed for bankruptcy, H&M launched an off-price store, and Venmo now has a debit card alongside its app. Will the trade war hit the fashion industry? This episode is brought to you by Scentbird. Visit www.scentbird.com/podcast and use our code SCENTPOP30 for 30% off your first...

Duration:00:46:36

225: Supreme’s Runway Show, Shopping Loans, Guess vs. Paul Marciano

6/21/2018
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Supreme’s Runway Show, Shopping Loans, Guess vs. Paul Marciano Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Paul Marciano is leaving Guess, Tomas Maier is leaving Bottega Veneta, Lands’ End is leaving Sears, and Louboutin won another trademark dispute. Supreme had a huge runway show in China… or did it? A Macy’s location has an innovative new use, and young people are taking out loans to buy dresses at Anthropologie. Come hang out! Pop Fashion Links Website:...

Duration:00:53:35

224: Proenza Schouler & New York Fashion Week, CoverGirl’s Retail Plan, North Face Shopping

6/14/2018
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Proenza Schouler & New York Fashion Week, CoverGirl’s Retail Plan, North Face Shopping Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Proenza Schouler is coming back to NYFW, CoverGirl is Opening a New York City flagship store, and North Face is experimenting with selling repaired items. Garment workers serving Gap and H&M have reported abuse in the workplace, Eddie Bauer and PacSun tied the knot, Stitch Fix announced Stitch Fix Kids, and "pregnant" male models walked the runway at London Men's...

Duration:00:56:59

223: Burglary at Giuseppe Zanotti, Dior Cosmetics, Flash Sale Shopping

6/7/2018
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Burglary at Giuseppe Zanotti, Dior Cosmetics, Flash Sale Shopping Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We remember Kate Spade, who passed away earlier this week. Dior is releasing a ton more foundation shades, Giuseppe Zanotti’s Italian HQ keeps getting robbed, and Walmart found a buyer in Brazil. Hudson’s Bay sold Gilt Group to Rue La La and gave up on its flagship Lord & Taylor store. Internationally, we’re grappling with forced cotton labor in Uzbekistan and issues for Myanmar’s...

Duration:00:57:46

222: Goop Pop-Up Shops, Sephora Makeup Classes, Dior Cruise 2019

5/31/2018
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Goop Pop-Up Shops, Sephora Makeup Classes, Dior Cruise 2019 Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! Goop figured out how to get someone else to pay the rent for its pop-up shops! Balenciaga is so hot right now, except maybe for the $1200 shirt everyone's talking about online. Valentino is teaming up with L'Oreal, and Sephora is offering free makeup classes to members of the trans and nonbinary communities. Dior's latest runway show had a big fight with mother nature, and of course, we...

Duration:00:47:58

221: Sneaker Fashion, Sizing at Nordstrom, LVMH’s Eco Plan

5/24/2018
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Sneaker Fashion, Sizing at Nordstrom, LVMH’s Eco Plan Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! JC Penney blamed the weather for its poor sales, and LVMH has a plan to reduce greenhouse gases. Nordstrom is bringing extended sizes to more stores, and sneaker sales are on fire right now (in a good way). What does an archivist do at a fashion line? What's going on with Walmart in Brazil? Plus, a there's a big change to the layout at the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship. Come hang out! Pop Fashion...

Duration:00:56:32

220: New York Fashion Week Schedule, Lululemon's Retail Comeback, Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty

5/17/2018
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#NYFW Schedule, Lululemon's Retail Comeback, Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! New York Fashion Week is coming up soon, and if you're confused...well, so are we. Rihanna broke the internet with her new lingerie collaboration, and Lululemon might be staging comeback. Burberry is in some trademark drama with Target, and in unrelated news, one of Burberry's big investors wants out. Nordstrom Rack is on an apology tour, and young designers showed off new looks...

Duration:00:53:20

219: Chanel Fashion Cruise, Changes at Lacoste, Apparel Sustainability Innovation

5/10/2018
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Chanel Fashion Cruise, Changes at Lacoste, Apparel Sustainability Innovation Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! A 19-year-old designer made a Met Gala dress, Estee Lauder is retesting some of its products, and Lacoste's creative director has said goodbye. Cancer patients have better clothing options, Chanel built a boat for its latest show, and fast fashion brands are innovating around sustainability. We have some issues with Karl Lagerfeld. We also have a Nike follow up. Come hang...

Duration:00:59:36

218: Drama at Nike, Judith Leiber Handbags, Steven Alan Fashion

5/3/2018
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Drama at Nike, Judith Leiber Handbags, Steven Alan Fashion Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! We have more details on the harassment allegations at Nike. Amazon is raising the price of Prime, and adding Chico's as a fashion option. Charming Charlie is out of bankruptcy, but Steven Alan is downsizing. The Fashion Institute of Technology is considering revoking Bill Cosby's honorary degree. And we remember Judith Leiber, maker of sparkly purses. Come hang out! Pop Fashion...

Duration:00:46:54