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Sample Sale | California | OBEY

OBEY wants YOU to go to their sample sale in Santa Ana, CA next week.

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Last month, we got to check out an OBEY pop-up shop in  NYC. You West Coast cats def do not wanna miss out on this sample sale. We wonder if they’ll have pieces from their current mens and womens summer collections … The suspense!

OBEY Sample Sale

When: Fri. June 25: 8am-7pm, Sat. June 26: 8am-2pm
Where: 3500 West Carriage, Santa Ana, CA 92704


Joyrich Sale | plus LeBron, The Backstreet Boys & Nicki Minaj

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, hit up the Joyrich spring/summer 2010 sale, through June 13th.

When: now-June 13th
Where: 7700 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Check out the crew from Joyrich, plus pics of LeBron James, The Backstreet Boys, and Nicki Minaj sporting Joyrich, in our gallery below.



Store Opening | LA | The Cobra Snake Pawn Shop x Selby Book Release Party

Hipster royalty / nightlife photographer, Mark The Cobra Snake will be opening his first retail store in Los Angeles next week – the Pawn Shop. Jeremy Scott‘s hosting the launch party, Shepard Fairey is DJing – and it’s open to the public. You’re welcome, LA!

When: Tuesday June 8th, 6-9pm

Where: the 4th floor of the Hollywood and Highland mall.

Host: Jeremy Scott

Music: DJ sets by Shepard Fairey and Ana Calderon and live performance by Beardo at 8pm

Book signing: Todd Selby signs limited edition copies of The Selby Book, only available at Pawn Shop

The Pawn Shop will be a complete lifestyle hot spot. It will be a fully functional vintage clothing store, with pieces from the Cobra Snake’s personal collection, limited screen prints from Shepard Fairey, Steve Aoki’s personal shoe collection, and more

The store opens for business June 16th, but you do NOT wanna sleep on the party!



POP-UP SHOP | Los Angeles | Summer Fling Launch Party

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Fashion Goes Mobile in Los Angeles:
Blood Is The New Black, case-mate and Coolhaus bring Angelinos The Summer Fling Truck

In New York, we have the Mud truck in the East Village and taco trucks all over Williamsburg. This LA spin on the food truck is gonna fuse a few of SampleSaleShop.com‘s favorite things: fashion, art, technology and ice cream.

When: this Saturday, June 5th / 8pm – 12am

Where: Nomad Gallery, 1993 Blake Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039

Music: Live performance by Dunes / DJ Jacob Safari and DJ Sara T

Open bar: PBR (Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer, the hipster’s choice)

RSVP: info@bloodisthenewblack.com (requested, not required)

The Summer Fling Truck will be making the rounds in LA through September.

If you’ve already signed up at SampleSaleShop.com, pick up a case-mate iPhone skin, and, who knows? Maybe you can stick it on the free unlocked iPhone you just might win from us! Sign up by June 21st to qualify.

Rock / Style in LA with Common

West Coasters, get ready to rock! SampleSaleShop.com may be based in New York, but we’d get down with this if we were in LA. Next Tuesday, June 1st, Common is hosting Rock / Style at Drai’s Hollywood.


Click to zoom in on the flyer:


Los Angeles Times Magazine presents
Rock / Style:
A Night Of Music + Fashion

Hosted by Common
Sounds by DJ Stonerokk
JUNE 1, 2010  |  Drai’s Hollywood HOLLYWOOD
Fashion shows by LA MODELS
Musical acts by
Benny Cassette
and Tara Ellis
Dance performance by
Choreographer Anthony “KANEC” Carr
Styled and dressed by Deborah Lindquist
OPEN BAR  |  Hors D’oeuvres

Sponsored by Jaguar & Macy’s

TICKETS   $125

Like we said, our home base is New York. Are you from LA? Show us your West Coast style for the chance to win some free swag from us!

A reminder for the LA folks: Russell Brand’s “Buy Love Here” pop-up shop is TODAY, May 27th from 2-6pm!

Tomorrow in LA: Buy Love from Russell Brand

Tomorrow, Thursday May 27th, at the Beverly Center in Los Angeles, Russell Brand is launching his own Swap Meet/Pop-Shop, Buy Love Here.


Russell Brand's Buy Love Here Poster

“It is a social experiment to examine shopping habits whilst providing an opportunity for Russell to speak directly with the public and gauge opinion. The day will be filmed as part of an ongoing documentary Russell is currently filming about the pursuit of happiness.”

Russell, his celebrity friends, and contributing companies, are donating their own items, and Russell will be greeting customers and sellin’ goods. Fun! Let us know if you spot his fiance, Katy Perry.

Buy Love Here
Thursday, May 27th
The Beverly Center
Los Angeles, CA

Bonus: Get Him To The Greek trailer, featuring Russell Brand, Jonah Hill, P. Diddy, and Aziz Ansari

Whether or not you’re in LA for Buy Love Here, sign up at SampleSaleShop.comour Pop-Shops are hosted online, so you can beat the heat. Make sure to check out our FREE iPhone and G-Shock watch giveaways! Time is running out to enter!

Absolut x Spike Lee = BROOKLYN

Brooklyn-a-holics get ready to get Crooklyn !

Peep the number in the brownstone- same as Spike's where he grew up in Cobble Hill, BK.

Director Spike Lee is the bottle designer behind this limited edition flavor of apple and ginger, Absolut Brooklyn.

The bottle goes fro $29.99 and each of the city editions has a charitable initiative attached- Absolut is donating $50,000 to Habitat for Humanity to help fund an affordable homes project in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

Previous city editions included Absolut Boston (black tea and elderflower), Los Angeles (blueberry, acerola cherry, açai berry and pomegranate) and New Orleans (black pepper and mango)-

Check out this Brooklyn Bridge inspired ad: