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Goodwill SoCal's One-Time-Only Vintage Sale Was a Total Shitshow

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About that epic Goodwill sale. While some people certainly scored, the overall experience for many was exhausting and not as much of a retro fashion orgasm as they hoped it would be. Our friends at LAist note that diehards started lining up as early as 5am, and most waited an average of three hours to get inside. Project Runway alum Nick Verreos 'grammed the pandemonium, revealing the wrap-around queue that stretched all the way past Goodwill's donation center. Just bonkers.

Besides waiting in heat, the majority of attendees complained that Goodwill's vintage room was very tiny and, if you weren't one of the first to shop, super picked over. Whether you loved it or hated it (tell us your experience in the comments), it was still a landmark event that people were obviously hyped about. Fingers crossed that there's  sequel next year for the nonprofit's official 100-year anniversary!

Goodwill Flagship & Outlet Center

3150 North San Fernando Road, Los Angeles, CA 90065, USA