Fashion’s Night Out LA is kicking off on September 8th starting at 5pm. Here are the retailers offering the most delectable deals.
One of my favorite stores, Bloomingdales (@bloomingdales on Twitter) offers you a chance to meet designer David Meister and get a personal consultation for a big night on the town. Stop by the Bloomingdale’s red carpet for a photo op, shop for special surprises, free gifts with purchases and enter for the chance to win a walk-on role and a shopping spree.
Macy’s (@macys on Twitter) has celeb stylist Keylee Sanders and Brian Worley, the wedding planner from “Shedding for the Wedding” hosting a Star Style Fashion Show starting at 7pm. Another photo op presents itself in front of Macy’s Fashion’s Night Out backdrop. DJ Valida will be spinning tunes starting at 6pm and free food and drinks will be provided to all shoppers.
Ann Taylor (@anntaylor) offers styling, shopping, cocktails, hor d’oeuvres and music. Be the first to get access to Ann Taylor’s fall fashion offer, and take 25% off 2 full-price items or 40% off 3 or more full-price items from 6-10pm. Aveda (@vanitygirl) will be offering complimentary red carpet make-up/hairspray touch-ups and giving you the chance to meet fashion blogger Minnie from Stylish Wanderer, actress Carolyn Hennessy from Cougar Town and General Hospital and Maxine from Vanity Girl Hollywood (www.vanitygirlhollywood.com). Bebe (@bebestores) is offering $25 off any purchase of $150 and $50 off any purchase of $250. If you make a purchase of $100 or more, you’ll receive a bebe gold nail polish while enjoying free food, drinks and a live DJ.
Over at Ferrari Store (@ferraristore), every shopper who spends $125 or more will receive a $25 gift card. GUESS (@guess) is offer double points for their GUESS list members and a free gift with every purchase. Michael Kors (@michaelkors) offers a preview of limited merchandise throughout the evening. Nine West (@ninewest) offers a surprise special in-store-offer.
Need some refreshment after your shopping excursion? Stop by Pinkberry (@pinkberry) where you can purchase any yogurt item and receive 50% off a second yogurt of equal or lesser value. How about something more filling? Try The Capital Grille (@TheWineExpert) where guests can dine on a three-course meal for $39 and enjoy happy hour specials from 4:30-7pm.
After refueling, swing by Sephora (@sephora) for nail art demos, color and skin consultations, full-face makeovers with a $50 purchase and a free gift with any $100 purchase. Shiekh Shoes (@shiekhshoes) is offering a free pair of sandals when you buy one pair.
Corey Hart isn’t the only one who can wear his sunglasses at night. Solstice (@solsticeshades) has assorted give aways and promotions in store, and you can check out your new shades in their photo booth with their complimentary print outs. Strut your stuff with Steve Madden (@stevemadden_com) where you can receive a free gift with purchase of $100 or more.
Tiffany & Co. (@tiffanyandco) will be displaying their fine pieces while they serve their guests sweets as a DJ plays in the background. Embrace your inner woman further by visiting Victoria’s Secret/Pink (@VictoriasSecret and @VSPINK) and receiving a limited edition VS tank top with every $60 purchase. On top of that, you can receive a free panty with any regular bra purchase and complimentary bra fittings. Finally, end your evening at XXI Forever (@forever21) with the opportunity to be styled by an XXI stylist and receive a free gift with your new look. You can enter for a chance to win one of the five one-of-a-kind outfits to be raffled off (value about $150 each) and best of all? Forever21 is hosting a virtual in store scavenger hunt. Here’s how it works: customers log into the SCVNGR app for the iPhone/Android. Once logged in, customers complete challenges to earn rewards.
Join Mayor Villaraigosa and Nicole Richie at the Beverly Center in Los Angeles as they kick off this fabulous event with the opening ceremony at 5pm Thursday, September 8th. At 5:30pm the Beverly Center runway will showcase the hottest fall fashions in the Luxury Fashion Show followed by the Contemporary and Juniors Fashion Show at 8pm in the Center Court. BMW North America (BMWGroup) is sponsoring the event this year while showcasing the newest vehicles. Maybelline New York (@maybelline), another FNO sponsor, invites guests to enjoy complimentary mini makeovers and learn more about the latest in Maybelline trends and products. Chaz Dean (@chazdeanstudio), the official hair sponsor of FNO offers the latest hair and skin beauty secrets. And of course, Pisco Porton (@piscoporton) has partnered with Angeleno Magazine and Interior Illusions for the VIP Luxury Lounge, an invite-only cocktail lounge.
Along with these great brands, dozens of other stores have promotions and specials going on in honor of FNO. I’m planning on going early. Make sure you do, too. See you there on September 8th.