Fashion’s Night Out 2011
Get ready Fashion City… Fashion’s Night out is just a few struts away.
And while we confess that we’ve only just recovered from last year’s revelry, we have quite a few grand things lined up for Thursday, September 8th.
So pull out your agenda and mark these to your calendar:
3:00 – 6pm: Get Ready For FNO! Beauty Level
Special guest appearances by beauty experts and complimentary services from Bobbi Brown, Chanel, Chantecaille, Clarins, Creative Nail Design, Guerlain, Kevyn Aucoin, Natura Bisse, Sisley, YSL, and more.
5:30-6:30 pm: Meet Oscar de la Renta
As he signs his new, limited-edition “Face of Fashion” fall kaleidoscope palette by Le Metier de Beaute, exclusively at Bergdorf Goodman. Beauty Level
6:30-9pm / Fun on 5F
Tarot card readings with BG’s favorite cosmic couple, designer Amy Zerner and author & psychic Monte Farber. Meet designer Vicky Tiel as she signs copies of her new book It’s All About The Dress: What I Learned in Forty Years About Men, Women, Sex and Fashion. 5F
6:45-7pm: Live Window Kick-off
Join BG’s Linda Fargo and wish Michael Kors a Happy Anniversary (30 years at Bergdorf!) in the Fifth Avenue Windows. With special performance by Orfeh
6:45-9:30pm: Live Window Revue
With MC Alec Mapa. Featuring performances by Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Ronnie Spector, Lypsinka, Wynter Gordon, The Harlem James Gang, Magician Rob Zabrecky, The World Famous Pontani Sisters, Showgirl Extraordinaire Leila Bazani, and Puppeteer Erik Sanko featuring Michelle Harper. Curated by Chip Duckett of Spin Cycle. Fifth Avenue Windows
Read our interviews with the performers!
7-8pm: Second Annual “BG Best in Show”
Designers and their canine companions hit the catwalk with host James Aguiar and guest judges Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig of Marchesa, Santiago Gonzalez, Naeem Khan, Monique Lhuillier, and The BagSnob’s Tina Craig. Designers: Alexandra Vidal, Badgley Mischka, Bibhu Mohapatra, Cushnie & Ochs, John Barrett, Jocelyn Gordon, Joseph Altuzarra, Kimberly McDonald, Laurance Dacade, Lela Rose, Nicholas Varney, Pamella Roland, Reem Acra and Wes Gordon. With music by DJ Johnny Dynell. Third Floor
Read our interviews with the dogs!
7:00-8:30 pm: Book Signing
Meet author Eila Mell with special guests Narciso Rodriguez and Thakoon Panichgul as she signs copies of the new book, New York Fashion Week. Fourth Floor
7:30-9pm: BG Wheel of Fashion
Spin the BG Wheel of Fashion and win a prize. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit The New York City AIDS Fund of The New York Community Trust. With MC Robert Verdi and VIP guest “spinners” Kathy Griffin, Gilles Mendel, Eddie Borgo, Libertine’s Johnson Hartig, Stacey Bendet of Alice & Olivia, Michelle Smith from Milly and Tibi’s Amy Smilovic. 5F
8-9pm: Jason Wu Personal Appearance
Hosted by Vogue’s Meredith Melling Burke. Meet Jason as he signs his limited-edition FNO doll, exclusive to Bergdorf Goodman. Third Floor
9-10pm: Live Musical Performance
By up-and-coming indie pop singer and voice of our 2010 Holiday Windows video, Audrianna Cole. 5F
7:00 – 7:30 & 8:15-10:00 pm: Live Music by The Blue Vipers of Brooklyn
7:00 – 9:00 pm: Flash Your ‘Stache
Show off your facial hair (real or faux) and have your photo taken by Rubi Kobo designer Yuvi Alpert. Enjoy complimentary treatments with Jack Black men’s grooming experts.
7:30 – 8:15 pm: BG Whisker Wars
Roundtable Discussion. Moderated by David Coggins. Writer, designer and celebrity panelists defend their points of view on the hotly-debated topic of facial hair versus clean-shaven. With special guest Whoopi Goldberg. Plus Max Blagg, Euan Rellie, Marlon Gobel, and more.
With Music by DJ’s Johnny Dynell, Jon Jon Battles, Lady Bunny & Thomas Meggs!
All events are open to the public.
If you’re eager to experience something specific, we recommend arriving early.
Last year was fun, watch our video below!
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