Everything is Free at One L.A. Shop Popping Up On Saturday
There's one unique store in Los Angeles where everything is free. Seriously. Absolutely free. The LA Free Store is a pop-up event where people can come together to give, take, share, swap, and learn.
"In essence," explains the LA Free Store, their goal is "to build community and to provide an alternative to mainstream capitalism. This requires Volunteerism. Friendships. Swapping. Donations. Giving. Sharing. And lots of smiles!" So, yes, you can, in fact, trade a goofy grin for a sweater, some records, or a bag full of just-picked garden veggies.
You can also donate items or services, or just your time. When it comes to services, you can either provide them at the event (haircuts, bike repairs, herb gardening, and so on) or leave coupons, or just swap contact info with people you meet.