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We kinda think the first LA-area L.A.M.B./Harajuku Lovers sample sale will be a madhouse. Nothing above $125, or so we're told. Sounds good, right? But what's inside? Stay tuned as we find out?
7:45. Holy moly! Just rolling up to find big ass line.
7:50 First people got here at 8:00 LAST NIGHT. Good God!
7:52 Average age of the shoppers in line is maybe 9. Haha KIDDING. But it is kind of young and rockabilly. Doors open now!
7:58 Think they just let 150 people in
8:06 Still waiting to get in. Oh line moving.
8:18 Still waiting.
8:45 First people emerging! I just heard that its 6 items per person.
8:55 Still waiting! I can see bright ass pink handbags that no one seems to want though.
9:04 Have not moved in about 15 minutes. Aaaaaaaaarrrghhh
9:14 JUST IN. Oh crap nothing but purses.
9:15 Nothing but janky purses, no shoes or clothing.
So there you have it. Very teenboppery. As one of our commentors said, it's a few bags that most of y'all have probably seen at Nordstrom Rack?last year. Go only if you're a diehard, and you're prepared to wait a long time with lots of people. But YES! Free coffee.