L.A. Vintage Rendezvous
Expo Hall 5
LA Vintage Rendezvous is premiering at The Fairplex in Building #5 on Friday Oct 12th 4pm-8pm and Saturday Oct 13th 10am-5pm. This is a brand new vintage clothing, jewelry and collectibles event in the Los Angeles area that is planned with all levels of buyers, designers and the everyday vintage fan in mind. We are pleased to welcome dealers from around the US and Japan, some real heavy hitters in the men's AND women's vintage clothing and jewelry industry. We are also pleased to announce that The Paladins will perform a short set on Friday Oct 12 around 8pm as a special treat for our dealers, and for anyone who is attending that night.
Vintage Productions works day-to-day in the vintage clothing and militaria collectibles business and the owners, Bob and Danielle Chatt, share 30 years of industry expertise. Our show promotion experience includes owning and promoting The San Diego Historical Militaria Collectors Show for eight years, The RBF Collectibles Show in Pomona for two years, and the West Coast Historical Militaria Collectors Show in Pomona, which has been continuously running for the last ten years at the Fairplex. We are now in our 20th year of show promotions and moving ahead with a BRAND NEW SHOW! Vintage Productions is pleased to bring you our newest endeavor, L.A. Vintage Rendezvous, a unique vintage clothing and collectibles annual event featuring what is sure to be an impressive variety of vintage clothing, as well as many antiques and collectibles, featuring top dealers from all over the U.S. and beyond.
Here are just a few of the many dealers that will be set up at this inaugural event: John Gluckow of Strongarm Clothing and Supply; Ross Kuhn and Michael Maker of Big Foot and Wild Boy; Brian Cohen of Snappy Gabs and Vintage On Hollywood; Rin Tanaka of My Freedamn and the Inspiration LA show; Kathleen Schaaf of Meow Vintage; Margo Essman of Bungalow Blondie; Elizabeth Jones and LLoyd Tripp of Sugar Shack Vintage in Texas; Adriana Davis of Frecklebug Vintage; Mike Karberg of Blue Mirror Vintage; James Maley of Atom Age and The Glendale All American Toy and Advertising Show; Hitoshi Yamada of Archives in Japan; Michael Lara of Mikos Thread Salvage; Utaka Imamura of Tidemark in Japan; James Riley of American Blues Trading @americanbluestrading; Randy Jones of Tiki Ranch Vintage; Object Americana; Clutch Magazine from Japan; Robert Alvarez of Straight 8 Vintage; Kristi Alvarez of Vintage Blue Moon, Ron Ede; Tim Robbins of Wild Blue Yonder Collectibles in Arizona, Brit Eaton of Carpe Denim, Little Darling's Pinups for Pitbulls (a 501c3 charity), Embers/Cinders, Donnaland Vintage, Ellen Winer/Marilyn Millen vintage jewelry, Connie Parente vintage jewelry, Joe Cutajar of JC Jeans, KrimeWear, Wear it Again Sam out of San Diego, Silver Suite Antiques out of Arizona, Isawa Motonori of Kyoei Vintage Clothing, Masa/Little Reata from Tokyo Japan, Beat Vintage, Junkyard Jeans, Go Vintage! out of Minnesota, Hot Couture Vintage out of Santa Rosa, and more!
SHOW DATES: Friday, October 12th & Saturday, October 13th, 2018
PARKING: Use the Sheraton Hotel lot (Gate 3). Cost is $12 Cash only
HOURS: Friday, October 12th 4pm-8pm and Saturday, October 13th 10am-5pm (no Sunday hours)
ADMISSION: Friday/Saturday: $50 (2days, includes Saturday admission) OR Saturday-Only Admission: $20
EARLY BIRD NOTE: Are you a serious buyer, designer or collector looking for exciting and unique items? If so, we invite you to come early and get a first look; purchase your EARLY BIRD BUY-IN pass, available during Dealer load-in 10am-8pm on Friday, cost is $100 and the pass is good for the entire weekend!
FIDM STUDENT SPECIAL: Los Angeles campus of The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising/FIDM Staff and Students have been invited to attend this event at no cost - this is a special program for FIDM only - attendees must present special email invite or school ID.