Dear Inspiration Los Angeles 2018 Exhibitors

Thanks to your big supports, our 8th annual show will be held at the same location at the REEF on 2/9-10/2018.

We will take same schedule as Inspiration except Parking Lot prices & rules, but if you have any questions, please e-mail me:

I am very excited to have vintage fashion event with you! Thanks always!

Rin Tanaka

1. Location

1933 S. Broadway 2F Los Angeles, CA 90007
(800) 526-2784

2. Exhibitors Booth

Download Application Form

Please do filling out the application form. And then send it with your check (or CC info) to

Rin Studios LLC
3130 Roxanne Avenue Long Beach, CA 90808 USA
949-510-9434 (Mobile)

3. Rentals

Rental Form

If you need, please contact us by 1/25/2018.

4. Lighting

THE REEF provides us standard 2 headlights free-attached for 10×10. If you need more,

a. Additional: $40 per a light
b. Bring few more spotlights by yourself. All booths have FREE energy outlets services, except for super high voltage uses.

5. Showcase Rental

If you need showcases for your small item display, please contact to

1007 S Santa Fe Ave Los Angeles, CA, 90021
(213) 622-9450

6. Plywood Booth

Kindly, THE REFF will setup "plywood booth" (not pipe & drape) for all exhibitors. Wall height is 9.2 feet. You can decorate anything on the WHITE-PAINTED walls, by your NAILING jobs, but no anchor (too heavy!). Please remove and clean up your nails after the show!

7. Parking Lots

NOTE: The Reef changed "parking spaces rules" since 2017

Our special parking lot rate during my event is $20 per 24 hours.

 1). regular cars…you can park at the front of the REEF building (=Main Parking), $20 per day.
 2). Any commercial vans, trucks, trailers…..After your load-in jobs done, you have park at special site beside of their East Parking lots.

 Standard vans & trucks…$40 per day.
 Larger U-Hal Trucks & Trailers….$80 per day. 

8. Load In and Out Docks

THE REEF has a commercial load in & out docks on South Hill Street, behind the Broadway main-entrance.

9. Schedule

Feb 8, 2018 (Thursday)

9:00am - 6:00pm
Exhibitors' Set Up Times for Fashion Exhibitors Only!

7:00pm - 9:00pm
"Official Before Party" at The Stronghold with Lewis Leathers (Venice, CA)

7:00pm - 9:00pm
"Official Before Party" at Schott Los Angeles with Clutch Magazine (Los Angeles, CA)

Feb 9, 2018 (Friday)

8:00am - 4:00pm
Exhibitors' Set Up Times for Vintage Exhibitors.
*About 50 of VIP-Ticket buyers will enter at 9:00am, during our setup times.

4:00pm - 9:00pm
Preview Night Start!

8:00pm - 12:00am
"After Preview Night Party" at Levi’s Vintage Clothing (Los Angeles, CA)

8:00pm - 12:00am
"After Preview Night Party" at Freenote Cloth (Los Angeles, CA)

Feb 10, 2018 (Saturday)

8:00am - 10:00am
Exhibitors' Set-up times

10:00am - 5:00pm
"Vintage Gathering Show"

5:00pm - 9:00pm
"Sweep-Out Time" for all exhibitors

7:00pm - 9:00pm
"Official After Party" at RRL Melrose

10. Free Wi-Fi Internet Service

The Reef kindly will serve FREE Wi-Fi service to all exhibitors. You can get password at the Inspiration desk, near the 2F elevator hall.

11. Credit Card Service

Paypal, very popular internet banking service, has provided "easy credit card service program" for worldwide business owners, using with your iphone or computer. We don’t guarantee their service; but check out You may find a good idea and services.

12. Hotel

Unfortunately, we can’t get any nice group rate under $300 per room from 4 star hotels any more. Hotel prices in LA area have been going up drastically nowadays.

Please find reasonable hotels at etc.

13. Shipping Services

The Reef will start accepting "receiving service" from your locals. Fortunately, your first "25lbs is FREE charge!

If you need details, please contact us!

Also, If you have many heavy items which need to be "delivered and returned" from your office, please contact to our official logistic company, LECS USA, located in downtown Los Angeles.

LECS USA Att: Harada, Morihisa
1410 Boyd St Los Angeles, CA 90033
323-266-3333 (Tel)

14. Layout Map inside THE REF 2F Hall

Here is the latest layout maps. Find your favorite spots!