the Los Angeles Fashion magazine
The Los Angeles Fashion magazine (the LA Fashion ) a Print and Digital publication focused on Los Angeles Fashion Scene and with special editions covering Fashion weeks from LA and around the world. March 2012 : Exclusive Interview with Kelly Nishimoto, Designers - Nathanaelle Couture, Anthony Franco, Dina Bar El, Karen Capili, Cristina Nitopi, Kelly Nishimoto, XCVI, Betsey Johnson, Tumbler and Tipsy, Nicole Lee, Lawren Michelle, Age Of Aquarius, C Nice, Alternative Aparel, Karenas Trends, Gyspsy 05, Stop Staring, Sue Wong, Glaudi, Bohemian Society. Swimwears for 2012 - Culture Swimwear, Beach Ray, Nicolita, Swimwear and Betsey Johnson.
Established in 1997, Stop Staring! is the leader of original retro chic dresses and separates that flatter the figure and cater to a woman’s independent spirit with timeless and classic styles at consistently affordable prices . Alicia Estrada, head designer and founder of the Stop Staring! collection, started sewing at the age of seventeen. With a house full of 3 brothers and 6 sisters, Alicia quickly forayed her hobby into a thriving business! In 2005, the Mayor of Los Angeles, Antonio Villaraigosa, awarded Stop Staring! “Minority Manufacturing Firm of the Year ” Today, Alicia’s love of all things vintage plays a key role in her design process. She continually incorporates the details of yesteryear into her beautiful and flattering retro-contemporary dresses and separates. 2012 Stop Staring! MARCH 2012 - the Los Angeles Fashion 77