LA Market Week June 2016 Buyer’s Guide: Fall/Holiday 2016

LA Market Week June 2016

ABOUT LA MARKET WEEK JUNE 2016

LA Market Week June 2016, also known as the Fall II/Holiday 2016 L.A. Fashion Market, will take place June 6th through the 9th in the LA Fashion District’s designer showrooms. During market week designers and brands debut collections for the upcoming fall and holiday seasons and buyers are invited to view the new merchandise and place orders. LA Fashion Market is the West Coast’s premier destination for contemporary fashions, including apparel, accessories and footwear.  Various trade shows are hosted in the LA Fashion District during market week. Trade shows typically highlight established and up-and-coming designers that do not have permanent showrooms in the area.  With thousands of brands participating in LA market week, this is the place for buyers to discover new brands and create new shopping experiences.

PARTICIPATING BRANDS

Designer brands exhibiting during the Fall II/Holiday 2016 LA Market Week include contemporary, better and advanced contemporary, eco-fashion, accessories, lifestyle, children’s and maternity. The Fashion District maintains an online directory of all brands participating in market weeks. The Lines Directory is updated prior to each market week.
Search the Lines Directory here.

LOCATIONS

California Market Center (CMC)110 E. 9th St.

CMC - LA Market Week June 2016

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  • Showroom Directory
  • Select showrooms will be open as early as Sunday, June 5th for LA Market Week June 2016 appointments.
  • Pre-Register here to be entered to win a dinner for two at a DTLA restaurant.

Cooper Design Space860 S Los Angeles St.

Cooper Building - LA Market Week June 2016

Image via Apparel News

Gerry Building910 S Los Angeles St.

Gerry Building - LA Market Week June 2016

Image via Bridge Showroom

The New Mart127 E 9th St.

NewMart - LA Market Week June 2016

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Additional Participating Showroom Buildings:

TRADE SHOWS EXHIBITING AT LA MARKET

Trade shows for the LA Market Week June 2016 will include:

REGISTRATION AND BUYER REQUIREMENTS

Market week is a trade-only event and buyers must be able to prove they have, or are working for, a licensed business.

Buyers will need to register for the LA Market Week June 2016 at each building. At the Cooper Design Space, Gerry Building and The New Mart, buyers and retailers are asked to bring a business card. At the California Market Center (CMC), in order to register for market weeks, you must be able to provide the following credentials:

  • ONE of the following (copies are allowed): business license, seller’s permit, lease agreement, filing of fictitious business name (documents must be pertinent to the industry)
  • ONE of the following (per person): personalized business card, payroll stub, company credit card with buyer’s name

Registration for LA Market Week June 2016 is typically on-site although some trade shows do offer pre-registration online.

DIRECTIONS

Directions to the Fashion District can be found here.  You can also download a map of the area here. LA Fashion Market Week June 2016 takes place in the area outlined in red below.

HOURS

Showrooms and trade shows typically open at 9 a.m. and will close at 5 p.m.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Ace Hotel is the closest hotel, only two short blocks away from the epicenter of LA Market Week June 2016. Market attendees can take advantage of discounted rates by using the code “MART.”
Click here to book your reservation.

Ace Hotel

Image via Toby Lubov

Additional hotels in the area are listed here.

Some hotels offer discounted rates through the individual buildings. Please check the respective buildings’ websites for additional accommodation offers.

PARKING

A list of local parking structures and lots can be found here.

 

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