So its going down this weekend for all you vintage coveteurs out there. Get ready to take a trip down the lanes of some astonishingly fabulous looks from fashions past. Vintage Weekend LA is here!
Feb 8th & 9th!
Not only will the Los Angeles Convention center be packed with couture, period pieces, supa fiiiiine jewelry and other amazing find… the hunters will be out for game.
A look at my favorite pieces from the Vintage Expo LA Tumblr available this wkend!
Commes des Garçons Floral Gown
Galanos Ruffled Organza Jacket
1920s Tulle Sequined Flapper Dress
1970s Stavropoulos Layered Chiffon Caftan
Valentino Couture Pastel Sequined Afghan Quilt Motif Jacket
Balestra Black and Silver Beaded Gown with Crystal Embellishments
1920s Iridescent Sequined Trompe L’oeil Floral Party Dress
But wait…there’s more!!
Teaming up with Vintage Expo LA this weekend is Inspiration LA Vol 5: But I Like It taking place at the LA Mart Feb 7&8th!
According to their about section:
Inspiration is an annual gathering in So-Cal for art, fashion, action-sports culture and vintage enthusiasts from around the globe.
The two-day show brings together over international vendors and exhibitors offering unique and one-of-a-kind merchandise on exhibit and for sale—including American vintage apparel manufactured from the 1900s-1980s, vintage-inspired-to-contemporary fashions and accessories from boutique and corporate American and Japanese companies, surf and skate exhibitors, plus artists and artisans, hot-rods, antiques, records and audio equipment, as well as live music”
Ummm I thnk yes! Just in time for Valentines Day for all you lovers! & not to mention the Rosebowl Flea and Shopwalk are both happening this coming Sunday!…better slow down on this weeks impulsive buying..there's a full shopping adventure on the way!
Images found via tumblr & inspirationla fb page