Thursday September 10, 2009
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Third Eye Blind Announces Rare Live Acoustic Performance At Nine West to Celebrate Fashion’s Night Out
Nine West Specialty Retail Store, 675 Fifth Avenue (at 53rd Street)
652 Hudson St corner of Gansevoort St.
6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.- Exclusive VAC Shopping Event & performance by Miranda Lee Richards
8:00 p.m.- Fashion’s Night Out continues
9:00 p.m.- Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind will perform live at Nine West to support Fashion’s Night Out and promote â€œUrsa Major,â€ their newest album which debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart. Come and listen to a rare performance by frontman Stephan Jenkins and bandmate Tony Fredianelli before they go on an extended world tour. Nine West will also celebrate the night by showcasing their latest Vintage America Collection and a second live performance by singer/songwriter and brand ambassador, Miranda Lee Richards. In partnership with Lucky Magazine and Soles4Soles, the iconic retailer will be collecting gently used footwear from customers during the event and rewarding the first 99 donations with a $50 gift card. All Nine West shoppers that evening will celebrate with music, food, beverage and a 15% discount on purchases.
ET L.A.M.B. & HARAJUKU Lovers Founder GWwen Stefani: 7 p.m.
Bloomingdales – Balcony, off the Main Floor
652 Hudson St corner of Gansevoort St.
The first 30 people to purchase $150 of merchandise from her L.A.M.B. collection of ready-to-wear, handbags and shoes, or her Harajuku Lovers fragrance line on September 10th will have the chance to meet Gwen and receive her autograph on one of their purchases.
Catherine Malandrino Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
Catherine Malandrino Meatpacking District boutique
652 Hudson St corner of Gansevoort St.
In her New York Meatpacking District boutique, Catherine Malandrino herself will host a street fair themed, â€œParis meets New York MarchÃ©â€. On September 10th from 6:00 to 10:00pm shoppers will be invited to visit the Catherine Malandrino Meatpacking District boutique for a night of entertainment in the store and on the street including live models and performers in the boutique windows, French music with Parisian DJ’s Les Woof Gang, delicious French cocktails by Cointreau, and a street fair with wares presented by typically French companies Marie Belle for delectable chocolates, Selima Optique for eyewear and one of a kind hats, and Carita â€œHaute Beaute Cheveuâ€ collection. Guests can even have a taste of Paris at the Tripie Crepe cart! The festivities will continue with a special performance by French cabaret Les Nubians at 10pm.
Payless Shoe Sources Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
Christian Siriano, 716 Lexington Ave at 58th St.
Lela Rose, 437 Fifth Ave at 39th St.
Patricia Field, 513 Broadway Between Sproing & Broome
Payless invites you to kick off Fashion Week at Fashion’s Night Out where late-night shopping events from 8-10 PM will be hosted by Payless guest designers Christian Siriano, Lela Rose and Patricia Field at three different stores.Â You can come by and meet Christian Siriano season 4 winner of Project Runway, who will be fitting a look for his Spring 2010 runway collection, style icon and Sex and the City stylist Patricia Field who will be spilling some of her best style secrets during a downtown shopping party, and New York designer Lela Rose who will be hosting a sophisticated evening of chic style while providing special event fashion tips.
PORTS 1961 Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
3 Ninth Avenue (at Gansevoort Street)
This season, designer Tia Cibani of Ports 1961 has found inspiration for her fall ’09 collection in the majestic country of India. She not only wanted to draw inspiration from India but wanted to support it, too. So we have donated the funds to build a sustainable well through the incredible organization Charity Water. There will be a special installation of a water well and a possible â€œwater walkâ€ . . . come and see what that is. We are also supporting Indian artists by featuring their artworkâ€”painting and sculptureâ€”on our retail floor and second-floor gallery space. The fabulous DJ Donna D’Cruz will spin from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M., and there will be other surprises and guests in storeâ€”literally.
Rebecca Taylor Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
260 Mott Street (between Prince Street and Houston Street)
In celebration of Fashion’s Night Out, Rebecca Taylor guests at the Nolita boutique will enjoy custom cocktails, a candy bar complete with cotton candy, and music selected by Rebecca. Special promotions include $100 off every $350 spent on the new autumn/winter ’09 collection, a gift with purchase, and a chance to win two tickets to the spring 2010 fashion show. Come join Rebecca Taylor in support of Fashion’s Night Out and kick off a great Fashion Week!
DEX New York Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
224 West Thirtieth Street (between Seventh Avenue and Eighth Avenue)
Get runway ready for fall: featuring the latest looks in the most fashionable colors. Go for Bold Natural, Not Neutral Color from DEX New York Modern Minerals, featuring complimentary makeup applications, and our signature Glamour Lash Bar. Enter to win a fall beauty makeover with the DEX New York Pro Artist team. This store will offer shopping incentives.
Donna Karan Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
819 Madison Avenue at 68th Street
655 Madison Avenue at 60th Street
While serving cupcakes and DKNY bubbly, the Madison Avenue DKNY store will host DJ Jesse Marco, from the late DJ AM’s Deckstar, that evening followed by a special performance by dancer and supermodel Coco Rocha. The night ends with a collaboration of violin and electro pop sounds by DJ Mia Moretti and violinist Caitlin Moe. In honor of Fashion’s Night Out and DKNY’s 20 year anniversary, limited edition one-of-a-kind tote bags were created; 20 to be sold at the Madison Avenue store and the other 20 at the SoHo location. The bags are made entirely of materials that covered DKNY’s Fall 2009 runway; the red, black & white NYC inspired runway covering that the world’s most famous models strutted on this past February. Those who aren’t fortunate enough to get their hands on a tote bag will still be able to take home a limited-edition handbag scarf featuring the same runway print when they make a purchase during the event. Proceeds will benefit the National September 11th Memorial & Museum.
Foley + Corinna Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
114 Stanton StreetÂ (betweenÂ Ludlow StreetÂ andÂ Essex Street)
Burn the velvet rope!Â Foley + Corinna invite you to cross the line and mix it up. Deejay,Â drinks, dress-up, and dancing.Â Dance while you shop; shop while you dance. Photos will be taken while your booty’s shakin’.Â Shimmerin’ and quakin’ while Dana Foley + Anna Corinna will be makin’ you up! Brought to you by Stylecaster. (212) 529-2338 www.foleyandcorinna.com
Karen Millen Celebrates Fashion’s Night OutMango Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
114 Prince StreetÂ (betweenÂ Greene StreetÂ andÂ Wooster Street)
On September 10, Karen Millen will be participating in the global celebrtation of â€œFashion’s Night Outâ€.Â As part of this initiative, British retail giant, Karen Millen, will be opening the doors to their Soho outpost for customers to view designs from the Spring/Summer collection, giving a sneak peak into what we can expect on the runway.Â Expert style advice will be offered (along with complimentary champagne), on hope to wear the latest trends, with the clothes, bags and accessories of the moment.Â The iconic London-based boutique brand exudes posh brit style which will be on full display for this celebratory event. (212) 334-8492 www.karenmillen.com
561 Broadway (betweenÂ Prince StreetÂ and Spring Street)
Spanish retail giant Mango will be opening the doors to their Soho Flagship boutique for Fashion’s Night Out with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a DJ creating the perfect atmosphere for a night of shopping.Â Stop off in their beauty corner for a makeup application, then browse the Fall 2009 collection with the team of Mango stylists on hand to assist customers in putting together a complete look.Â Rock your head-to-toe makeover and dance along to the DJ’s tunes at this fantastic event to support New York’s retail market.Â Three grand prizes will be raffled off to lucky Mango patrons, although everyone is lucky when they’re wearing the Mango name. (212) 343-7012 www.mangoshop.comComptoir des Cotonniers Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
155 Spring Street Between Wooster Street and West Broadway
In celebration of Fashion’s Night Out, Comptoir des Cotonniers is throwing a cocktail party in their SoHo boutique. We would love for you to stop by, enjoy a glass of champagne and check out the AW 09 collection which has just landed in the store.
ARROJO Studio’s Fashion’s Night Out Party
56 King Street
With the infinite number of photo-ops all week long, you can make sure your look is tight from head to toe with a “Fashion Week Blow Out” from the ultra-chic stylists at ARROJO studio – the downtown authority on trend-focused, modern and fresh hairstyles. Â Stop by out 56 King Street location for blow-outs, styling tips, bang trims and deep discounts on ARROJO hair products toÂ guaranteeÂ your hair will look fab all week long! (Yes, the perfect blow -out can last for days) Â Now all you need to do is decide what to wear.
Intermix’s Fashion’s Night Out Party
Intermix SoHo – 98 Prince Street (btw Mercer and Greene)
7pm to 10pm
Hosted by Sienna and Savannah Miller of Twenty8Twelve by s.miller
with Special guest Alejandro Ingelmo. Featuring live art competition by ART BATTLES. Music by DJ Cassie Coane of (Harley and Cassie). Sienna and Savannah with sign the FNO specialty t-shirts to be sold at the store and the proceeds will also benefit the 9/11 Fund. During the event we will be having an â€œArt Battlesâ€ where two female artists will be painting on mannequins on opposite sides of the store on a platform.Â The winner of the two art works will be decided by the audience and it will then be auctioned off, (100% of the proceeds will go to the 9/11 fund.)
In Celebration of Fashion’s Night Out Clinique and Milly Designer Michelle Smith Invite You to Toast Their New Collaboration
The Clinique Counter Bloomingdale’s 59th Street, Main Cosmetics Floor
5pm to 7pm
Milly designer and founder, Michelle Smith, designed an exclusive cosmetics bag for Clinique filled with her favorite fall beauty essentials, available at Bloomingdale’s from September 2nd – 20th with any Clinique purchase of $25 or more. On Thursday, September 10th from 5 -7pm at the 59th Street Bloomingdale’s, guests will indulge in complimentary Milly for Clinique makeovers, sip champagne and meet with designer Michelle Smith.
Cole Haan Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
Cole Haan Madison Avenue Store
677 Madison Avenue
Cole Haan’s Madison Avenue store will celebrate Fashion’s Night Out with international tennis champion Maria Sharapova, who intends to make an appearance to represent her chic new line of accessories for the brand. Arthur Ashe Stadium will come to life as Cole Haan hosts its very own US Open viewing party. Cole Haan welcomes all to stop by for some tennis themed fun and tasty treats from Dylan’s Candy Bar.
Aloha Rag Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
505 Greenwich Street @ Spring Street
Starting at 7pm Aloha Rag will be celebrating Fashion’s Night Out with the United States presentation of the Golden Goose Deluxe Brand’s Superstar Sneaker Tour. The event will bring Andrea Toniolo, the artist whose hands created this season’s collection of Golden Goose sneakers to customize a limited number of pairs for customers. There will also be a presentation of the FW09 collection and a viewing of the brands archive footwear. Henriot champagne will provide refreshments while celebrity DJ Jade Chang will select the music. A free pair of customized sneakers will be given away at the event!
BCBGMAXAZRIA Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out
461 5th Avenue (at 40th Street)
BCBGMAXAZRIA will partner with The Daily to recreate the Runway show at its flagship boutique on Fifth Avenue at 40th Street, just hours after the Spring 2010 Runway collection is shown at Bryant Park. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Max and Lubov Azria as they celebrate BCBGMAXAZRIA’s 20th Anniversary and honor ten women from the New York Police and Fire Widow and Children’s Benefit Fund. From 8-10 P.M., a hair and makeup team will recreate Runway looks on clients, while stylists help them shop the current Fall 2009 collection. Max and Lubov Azria will pay tribute to the evening’s special honorees from the Benefit Fund, who will receive a deluxe pampering package that includes hair and makeup services, as well as a must-have look from the Fall 2009 collection. To end the evening, attendees will take home a fashionable Runway-Ready gift bag. The New York Police and Fire Widow and Children’s Benefit Fund is a non-profit 501(c)3 charity.
Celebrate Fashion’s Night Out At The Kiels Karnival
KIEHL’S SINCE 1851 and Shu Uemura
435 Hudson Street, 5th Fl.
Celebrate Fashion’s Night Out and the 40th Anniversary of Lip Balm #1 at the Kiels Karnival. Sing Karaoke for complimentary lip balm #1, enter raffle for prooducts and shooping sprees, prizes every half hour, cocktails and hors d’oeuveres. Emmanuelle Chriqui of Entourage will be our host for the evening.
Samantha Thavasa Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out with Tinsley Mortimer
956 Madison Avenue
The Samantha Thavasa boutique on Madison Avenue will be participating in Fashion’s Night Out by staying open from 6-9PM and offering 20% off all purchases made during the evening. â€¢ Tinsley Mortimer, who designs a capsule collection of handbags for the Japanese brand will be in house to meet and greet shoppers. In a contest for the â€œbestâ€ photo, she will also be posing for photographs with those carrying her fabulous new FW 2009 designs. At the end of the evening Tinsley will choose the winner, who will be given a complimentary gift as well as a framed copy of the picture personalized by Tinsley herself at a later date. â€¢ A special drawing will be held for a 30% off discount card to be used for a future, one time purchase. â€¢ Special edition items and styles exclusive to the New York Samantha Thavasa store will be offered. â€¢ All are welcome to join in the festivities and enjoy champagne and Perrier!
Fashion’s Night Out with the Official Opening of the RACHEL Rachel Roy Pop-up Store
111 Spring Street in SoHo
Support Fashion’s Night Out with the official opening of the RACHEL Rachel Roy pop-up store, sponsored by Veuve Clicquot and Smartwater, from 6 – 11 PM on Thursday, September 10th at 111 Spring Street in SoHo. Rachel Roy and Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Estelle will be your hosts for the evening. Shop the entire RACHEL Rachel Roy Fall 2009 collection while enjoying music by Lady Bunny.
Vera Wang Bridal House, 991 Madison Avenue
Vera Wang on Mercer, 158 Mercer Street in SoHo
Uptown at the Vera Wang Bridal House, located at 991 Madison Avenue, Vera will be joined by industry experts who will be sharing their artistry: Decorate a wedding cake with Sylvia Weinstock; arrange bouquets with Michael George; receive nutritional advice from celebrity nutritionist Oz Garcia; sit back as Yves Durif consults and styles hair and make-up; Relax as Exhale Spa specialists perform express manicures; listen to wedding tips and advice from Vogue’s Special Events Director, Sylvana Soto-Ward; savor the evening with champagne service compliments of The Carlyle Hotel and music courtesy of Elan Artists. Raffle prizes include a 2-hour personal flower arranging lesson with Michael George, a 6 month consultation by Oz Garcia as well as a Glow treatment and Mind Body package from Exhale Spa. Make your way downtown where Vera Wang will celebrate the night with American Idol judge KARA DIOGUARDI and other special guests at her ready-to-wear boutique located at 158 Mercer Street in SoHo.Â Vera will offer advice and tips as she styles guests. For those shoppers who are camera-ready, pose for a photograph with the designer in the â€œStudio Booth.â€ Sip the signature drink of the night, â€œVera Vodka,â€ while grooving to the beats spun by DJ’s Prince Peter and Jacob Dekat from The Box. Giveaways include Vera Wang Lavender Label shoes, Vera Wang Fine Papers stationery, Vera Wang Rock Princess and Vera Wang sunwear.Â
Hudson Jeans Celebration at Scoop
861 Washington Street
Join the Hudson celebration at Scoop in the Meatpacking District in honor of Fashion Night Out. The festivities will take place from 6:00-11:00 p.m. DJ sets by Lykke Li and Bjorn (Peter Bjorn and John) Fody by Spice Amrket, Boru Vodka, Ierras Tequila and Pallini Limonclello.
Lilly PulitzerÂ® Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out!
Madison Avenue Store
Kicking off the first night of New York’s Fashion Week, Lilly lovers are invited to celebrate late into the night at Lilly Pulitzer’s Madison Avenue store for Vogue’s Fashion’s Night Out taking place September 10th until 11 pm! Come see the Lilly Pulitzer print design team in action as they print one-of-a-kind prints for select purchases. Printed Lilly playing cards will also be given away as a gift with purchase. Also in-store is Lilly Pulitzer’s Design Director Janie Schoenborn! She’ll be dishing out style tips and talking fall trends. At Lilly, every hour is happy hour, so stop by Madison Avenue to view our Fall 2009 collection, have a cocktail (or several!), and meet our talented design team!
Celebrate Fashion’s Night Out at Shelly Steffee
34 Gansevoort St. (between Hudson and Greenwhich)
View the fashion short “A Personal Analog Alternative” by David McIntyre for ZooZoom. A Wine and Champagne celebration from 11-11pm! Meet Shelly Steffee and the Editors of ZooZoom.
Fashion’s Night Out with Ted Gibson
Fifth Avenue Salon
To celebrate FASHION’s NIGHT OUT on Thursday, September 10th, celebrity hair stylist Ted Gibson (www.tedgibsonbeauty.com), the most expensive haircut in the country at $950 is offering a one-day-only â€˜Recessionista Thursdayâ€ special at the Fifth avenue salon! Anyone can come into the salon and the Ted Gibson team will offer haircuts, single color processing for $75 (originally $200) and blow-outs for only $40 (originally $90)!Ted’s own celebrity fans – Debra Messing, Renee Zellweger, and Anne Hathaway, among other A-list celebrities, high-end designers and VIP/socialites will be celebrating fashion and New York City’s biggest night to support the fashion industry. Join the most exciting social event of the year with an affordable new â€˜do by looking and feeling your best with the help of Ted Gibson and his professional team!
Fashion’s Night Out at Vivienne Tam
40 Mercer Street
Fashion’s Night Out is just around the corner so come out in support of Vivienne Tam. Visit the Fashion’s Night Out site to add Vivienne Tam to your FNO itinerary!
Rag & Bone
100 Christopher Street
Guys, this is for you: Rag & Bone will turn their Christopher Street store into an Irish Pub, complete with free beer, a sawdust floor, and a live Irish band. Jessica Stam is working the cash register.
678 Hudson Street
Not content to party until 11pm, Adam’s Meatpacking store will stay open until 1am with free cocktails. He’ll also have special edition personalized T-shirts for sale, and in case you’ve missed them thus far-the Havaianas customizing crew! All proceeds from the sale of the Havaianas will go to the 9/11 fund.
Even though all area H&Ms will stay open late, it’s the Herald Square store that’ll celebrate the most. Surrender yourself to their stylist and then pose for their “celebrity photographer.” Your photo will then be projected onto their big billboard overlooking the Meatpacking District.
96 Greene Street
It’s Kirna’s 10th anniversary, so they’ll be celebrating double-time by bringing in Narciso Rodriguez, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler, Thakoon Panichgul, Jason Wu, and Peter Som to debut their exclusive items for Kirna. Want to snap up a Wu sketch or a Proenza Schouler tote bag? This is the place to do it.
139 Spring Street
15 East 57th Street
Actually hosting two large events at different stores, Chanel will cater to both the rich and the poor. At 139 Spring Street, they’ll debut the jade nail polish with free mini-manicures and a DJ set by Alexa Chung. Meanwhile at 15 East 57th Street, for the first time ever, Chanel will have a create-your-own-handbag studio. “Choose your favorite lambskin color, lining, hardware, and chain-and be among the first in the United States to own a customized, monogrammed Chanel classic bag.” Oh yes, and there will be champagne of course.
754 Fifth Avenue
If this doesn’t get you to BG, then nothing will: Andre Leon Talley hosting a fashion game show with “teams led by Donna Karan, Linda Fargo, and Robert Verdi.” Also, Annie Leibovitz will be around, Padma Lakshmi will host a cook-off with Cynthia Rowley and Peter Som, Zac Posen will be selling his paintings, Alexander Wang will drop in and Isaac Mizrahi will hold a talk. This is some crazy shiz right here; make sure to jot down the exact times for the event you most want to see.
Alice + Olivia
80 West 40th Street
Right alongside the Fashion Week tents in Bryant Park, the Alice + Olivia boutique will become a photo studio, with auditions to be a model in the Alice + Olivia presentation the following week. Hopefuls won’t be left to their own devices either; they’ll get pro hairstyling, makeup and wardrobe styling before stepping in front of the camera. Here’s something for the resume.
35 Howard Street
In the spirit of Chinatown, OC will take their celebration to the streets, with special-edition items sold out of the backs of vintage automobiles (example: a Thai truck sporting Band of Outsiders gear). In addition, you’ll able to meet and greet with the designers behindRodarte, Band of Outsiders, Proenza Schoulder, Fendi, and of course Alexander Wang. Munch on food from neighborhood restaurants and enjoy DJ sets by “friends” of Opening Ceremony.
660 Madison Avenue
As expected, Barneys will be killing it during Fashion’s Night Out, hosting such famous faces as the Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen bartending, Isabel Toledo, Alexander Wang for runway lessons, Juan Carlos Obando teaching salsa and more. Oh yea, and they’ll be teaching knitting and hosting a fashion green market curated by Vogue editor Tonne Goodman. There’s too much to list here; click above for all the details.
595 Madison Avenue
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Famed graffiti artist Pesu and Brooklyn-based illustrator Kiersten Essenpries will create on-of-a-kind designs on limited edition Fashion’s Night Out totes available for purchase that evening at the Coach Flagship Store.
Juicy Couture Celebrates Fashion’s Night Out with A Country Couture Extravaganza
Juicy Couture Fifth Avenue Flagship
650 Fifth Avenue (at 52nd Street)
Juicy Couture Bleecker Street
368 Bleecker Street (at Charles Street)
Juicy Couture invites NYC to stay up late and shop! Joining Vogue’s Fashion Night Out initiative Juicy Couture will welcome all to an eclectic Anglophile celebration at the Fifth Avenue Flagship store. Editor-at-large Hamish Bowles will perform Noel Coward and other favorites as a nod to Juicy Couture’s co-founder Gela Nash-Taylor’s English home featured in Vogue’s September issue. Waiters on skateboards will serve champagne and delicious nibbles, bringing the brand’s So Cal spirit and energy to Fifth Avenue via the Atlantic Ocean! Proceeds of sales of the Juicy Couture â€œChoose NYâ€ tracksuit and the â€œDo the Dont’sâ€ T-shirt in addition to Vogue’s official VNA tee will be donated to the â€œ9/11 Memorial & Museum.â€ At the Fifth Avenue Flagship locations will be Juicy Couture co-founder Gela Nash-Taylor. Kicking off the celebration at 6:00 pm Nash-Taylor and Teen Vogue editor-in-chief Amy Astley will be part of the Bleecker Street soirÃ©e and then move uptown to 5th Ave. joined by President Edgar Huber.