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Though shopping apps like Reissued have made our city's top vintage vendors virtually scourable, nothing beats in-the-flesh retail therapy and retro style inspo like A Current Affair pop-up marketplace. Now in its fourth year, the seasonal treasure trove returns to the penthouse of DTLA's Cooper Design Space this Saturday.
Taking place from 1pm to 7pm, the day-long event features over 50 retailers and dealers, including essential vintage boutiques like Bustown Modern, Buttons & Bows, and Scout, plus vintage curators like NEW/FOUND, Fluke Vintage, 1860-1960 Fashion, and much more. On top of all that, NastyGal CEO and #GIRLBOSS author Sophia Amoruso will style a fashion showcase of 10 shoppable looks, KCRW DJ Marion Hodges will be spinning beats, and Amara Kitchen and Project Share-A-Meal will be whipping up grub for famished shoppers. That's not all: An open bar, a charging station courtesy of beverage brand Fruitwater (who'll also be handing out samples), and LA-based Scratch's nail wrap station will also be in the house.
Into it? General admission is $10 and early bird tickets for 12pm entry are $20; score them at the door or at a discounted rate for a limited time online here.
· A Current Affair [Official Site]
· 12 Retro Style Sightings at DTLA's A Current Affair Pop-Up [Racked]
· A Current Affair x Reissued; LA's Gorjana Toasts Ten Years [Racked]
· A Day in the Lives of A Current Affair's Vintage Masterminds [Racked]