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From numerous vintage shopping havens to pop-up markets like this weekend's A Current Affair, there's no shortage of opportunities to shop for throwback treasures in LA. Next month, offers another enticing chance to score retro styles with the return of the Vintage Fashion Expo. Happening Saturday, October 18th from 10:30am to 6pm and Sunday, October 19th from 11am to 5pm, the epic weekend-long vintage shopping event is moving from its former home at the LA Convention Center to the newly-renovated The Reef exhibition space (formerly the LA Mart).
The two-day event promises vintage fashion, jewelry, eyewear, accessories, and textiles from over 50 vendors, including expo vets Vintage Blue Moon, dapper menswear purveyor Straight 8 Vintage, expert-approved vendor Allyn Scura Eyewear, designer-stocked Regeneration Vintage, and many more. That's not all: The expo promises an enhanced shopping experience thanks to new perks, including a free photo booth, catering by Fred 62, and a cafe bar by Coffee by Kofi.
Ready to shop? General admission is $12, and early entrance at 9am is $25. Plus, score a $2 discount by donating office-appropriate clothing to Dress For Success during the event. Nab a ticket at the door or purchase online here.
· The Reef [Official Site]
· Vintage Fashion Expo [Official Site]
· Score Sophia Amoruso's Vintage Style at A Current Affair on Sat [Racked]
· The Vintage Fashion Expo Returns to Downtown This Weekend [Racked]
· Shop Tons of Throwback Treasures at Vintage Weekend LA in Feb [Racked]