Today's Throwback Thursday brings us to Garment Lofts in the Fashion District.

Taken 20 months apart, the photos highlight the efforts that MDM Builders and Capital Foresight put into the renovation of the stunning but neglected 1926 building. It also highlights what a difference a renovated building of this size can make in a neighborhood, and how the Adaptive Reuse Ordinance continues to be an effective tool in bringing back the former splendor of Downtown LA.