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Maria Pinto
How small Southern California fashion companies are staying afloat
How small Southern California fashion companies are staying afloat

A recession can curb the urge to shop among even the most fanatical fashion devotees. Add unemployment (or underemployment) to the mix and, suddenly, high fashion nose-dives to the bottom of any priority list — hovering in importance near that $1,000 Italian espresso maker. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Small design firms: A July 11 article about how local independent fashion companies are coping with tough economic times said that L.A. design firm Smoke & Mirrors moved from a rented space to be an at-home operation. The firm has since moved back to rented space in Los Angeles. — -------------------- Which is why the fashion industry has suffered so much since the...

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