On September 8 2011, New York City comes out to celebrate fashion and consumerism. Fashion's Night Out is a nation-wide promotional event that enables retail stores to turn one night into a fashion extravaganza. Boutiques and shops all over the city will host small in-store parties that serve wine, snacks, and special promotions. Some stores will also use this to debut some of their fall collections and some cosmetic shops will offer complementary makeovers.
If you're stuck inside with a cold or you're out of town for the anticpated night, rest assure that there are many FNO events online. There is really something for everyone at Fashion's Night Out. Here is a sample of what you will find at this year's event. You can check out the full list of events and all the details on their official website.
CHANEL Boutiques Get a free manicure with one of their exclusive nail lacquers that were designed specifically for Fashion's Night. This line was was created by CHANEL'S creative director Peter Philips. There are three locations in Manhattan and most events are open 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm, the Madison Avenue location will hold the event from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
Chanel 15 East 57th Street New York, New York 10022
Chanel 139 Spring Street New York, New York 10022
737 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10065
Meet one of the city's coolest fashion bloggers Stephanie Unter from the New York Fashion Hunter website. You can also get a free style consultations and advice to help you make the right fashion purchases. They also have snacks and a small gift that's free with purchases only while supplies last. The event starts at 6:00 pm and lasts through 10 pm.
41- 49 East 14th Street
New York, New York 10003
Stop by this hot shop for fashion, fun, and rock and roll. The party is hosted by the designers Anna Corrina and Dana Foley.
114 Stanton Street Apt 20
New York, New York 10002
Fashion's Night Out doesn't get much chicer than this cool black and white themed shindig. The party will include Salvatore Ferragamo, Maggie Betts, Lady Alice St. Clair Erskine, Genevieve Jones, and Grace Grummer. Join them and sip delicious cocktails while perusing the latest fall fashions. The best thing about the party is that its a benefit event for the Lincoln Center Institute.
655 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10022
This is such a great event. So many people get absolutely excited for this event, not only for the fashion and freebies but also because of the chances of running into famous faces from the fashion world.
By L.R. - senior writer Tuesday, 6th of September @ 10:16 am