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Avoiding the masses and mall madness is surely on someone's to-do list this weekend—if this sounds like you, be grateful for the return of cool-kid boutique The Well's Black Sunday installment of its massive shopping, art, and music party known as Connected Fest. Taking place once again at Downtown's Lot 613 from 11am to 6pm, the event's retail roster reads like a roll call of LA's coolest labels.
In addition to shopping The Well's inventory of cult-fave designers, expect to find basics from Drifter, Oak NYC, and American Apparel; women's merch from retro-obsessed Again, edgy-boho fashion truck JD Luxe, '90s-inspired wares from Jac Vanek, and e-boutique Love+Made; plus menswear from Wolf & Man and Daniel Patrick, tech accessories from Hex, accoutrements from Haati Chai and Amarilo, and much, much more. As far as food and fuel, fried chicken truck Free Range and Racked Fit Club pals Juice Served Here will be parked on site. That's not all: LA bloggers like Jenny Parry of On the Way Out, Tommy Lei of My Belonging, Katie Arnold of The Stye Riot and others will also be on hand to mingle with festgoers and even sell their closet castoffs.
Dig it? Admission is free with a canned food donation; see the full sched and and a list of all the exhibitors, bands, and more as they're added here.
· The Well [Official Site]
· Connected Fest [Official Site]
· Fête Spring with The Well, Again, More at Connected Fest on Sun [Racked]