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Given that summer's official end is less than a month away, now's a prime time to clock in as many beach days as possible. To help LA stay in a coastal state of mind, a host of stylish surf brands and lifestyle labels and joining forces for a cool pop-up shop this weekend in Downtown's Arts District.
Going down at CNTRL Studios this Saturday and Sunday (10am to 5pm), vendors like DTLA concept shop Alchemy Works, globally-conscious men's label Apolis, Cali-cool brand Wellen, and vintage haven Lot, Stock, and Barrel will be offering women's and men's apparel, swimwear, footwear, vintage finds, and more. As far as surf merch, expect to find wetsuits, surfboards, and accessories by Echo Park Surf Club, Matuse, Katin, and Seevees.