The latest updates from the Beverly Center include a remodel to Forever 21's Heritage 1981 label/store. The shop has received the full-on clubby treatment a la Abercrombie & Fitch, and people are responding—we'd never seen the shop so bustling.
Right across the way, Paganne is now open, a brand which has been brought back from the '70s; here, casual prints on polyester/cotton blends seem to cater to a 40-plus crowd. Along with a lot of forgiving wrap dresses, you'll find tops, tracksuits and other sportswear.
And we notice that Silky Smooth did not weather the storm of Pinkberry, which recently set up shop right next door—the ice cream spot has closed. [RackedWire]For more stories from Racked LA, go to la.racked.com.