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Girl Talk: Entering The American Apparel Butt Competition Was Empowering

I laughed (like I’m sure many of us did) when I heard about American Apparel’s “Search for the Best Bottom in the World” competition. I found myself aggravated by the…

Anonymous | February 9, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Has American Apparel Gone Preppy?

Is that … could these really be … American Apparel models? But they’re not wearing plaid, thick glasses, or neon. These boys actually look kind of preppy. And dare we…

Leonora Epstein | January 5, 2010 - 9:15 pm

American Apparel Wants You To Have A Hipster Manicure, Too

American Apparel is not content to simply dress your body, they want to paint your nails too. In addition to their spendy T-shirts and skanky jersey dresses, the store just…

Bianca Posterli | December 17, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Dov Charney Claims Bushy Brows Are Back

The ever-controversial American Apparel CEO, Dov Charney, sent out his latest newsletter to employees with a “helpful” tip regarding current eyebrow aesthetics. Over-tweezing is so yesterday or something, and now…

Erin Flaherty | December 14, 2009 - 3:10 pm

The Girl With The Most Cake

In a new series for his immensely popular high-end street fashion blog, Jak & Jil, photographer Tommy Ton profiles Emily Eisen, first assistant to fashion editor and stylist Nicola Formichetti,…

Susannah Breslin | December 14, 2009 - 12:00 pm

American Apparel And Sesame Street Make Kind Of A Sweet Team

Hipster porn aside, you know you love those shirts. Something else that’s near and dear to your heart? Sesame Street. To commemorate the show’s 40th anniversary, American Apparel sifted through…

Erin Flaherty | October 6, 2009 - 8:20 pm

Has American Apparel Gone Too Far?

American Apparel: the store people either love to hate or hate to love. As for us, we go back and forth, at times comically appalled by its hijinks and shenanigans,…

Leonora Epstein | September 29, 2009 - 1:10 pm

The Inspiration Board: Fame!

The remake of “Fame” comes out in two days and we are getting our spandex ready. Join us after the jump. …

Lily Q | September 23, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Slutty Through The Years: The American Apparel Story

American Apparel does smutty ads like no one else. Whether there’s nip involved or just a hint of ass crack, their amateurish photography and mostly naked ladies have been getting…

Lily Q | September 9, 2009 - 2:30 pm

American Apparel Tries To Make Tie Dye Happen

Sure, I had a tie dye kit … when I was 11. But American Apparel’s come up with the idea to sell bottles of dye for $4 so crafty daredevils…

Jessica Wakeman | September 6, 2009 - 11:00 am

American Apparel Ad Banned For Looking Too Much Like Child Porn

The model in these photos is actually 23, but her youthful gaze (what so many women aspire for, apparently!) has gotten another American Apparel ad banned by the UK Advertising…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 2, 2009 - 6:20 pm

What Do You Make Of American Apparel’s “Bag-O-Scraps”?

Most of American Apparel’s shenanigans seem oh-so-cleverly crafted just to elicit laughs from the fashion blogosphere or to make imaginary people look like buffoons (because who buys metallic crop tops…

Leonora Epstein | August 27, 2009 - 3:20 pm