Die-hard shopaholics may already have their plan mapped out for Fashion’s Night Out tomorrow, but what about the rest of us? Never fear, dear readers! We have combed through all the events taking place in New York and picked out ten that can’t be missed. And we are happy to say that there is a little something for everyone—from seeing Rachel Zoe at Bloomingdale’s to seeing Miss Piggy at Opening Ceremony. On that note, click through to see our top ten list and be sure to add your thoughts in the comments section below.
The three recipients of GQ’s Best New Menswear Designer of the Year award—winner Alexander Wang and runners up Michael Bastian and Patrik Ervell—will be on hand to launch the capsule collections they each designed for Dockers. Plus, Rachel Zoe, Erin Wasson, and Diane Von Furstenberg! Need we say more?
Details: Bloomingdale’s, 1000 3rd Avenue, between 6pm and 11pm.
If you want a truly fabulous night out, make sure you head to Macy’s, where you will catch a glimpse of Anna Dello Russo in, no doubt, her finest ensemble. Plus, Czech model Karolina Kurkova will be making an appearance, as will Coco Rocha, while Tommy Hilfiger will be hosting an in-store concert alongside Joss Stone!
Details: Macy’s Herald Square, 151 West 34th Street, between 6pm and 11pm.
At Bergdorf Goodman, you will be able to catch a designer dog show, starring the pet pooches of designers like Joseph Altuzarra, James Mischka and Mark Badgley, and Reem Acra. Who is judging? Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig of Marchesa, of course! In addition, both Michael Kors and Oscar de la Renta will be on hand, plus there will be live burlesque performances, tarot card readings, and more.
Details: Bergdorf Goodman, 745 5th, between 6pm and 10pm.
Opening Ceremony, naturally, has gone all out. This year, the retailer is holding an Argentine-inspired carnival, complete with live dancers costumed in designs by Alexander Wang, Proenza Schouler, Rodarte, and Suno. Plus, Miss Piggy will be making a special appearance to unveil the new The Muppets x Opening Ceremony collection.
Details: Ace Hotel, 1190-1192 Broadway.
Saks Fifth Ave
At Saks Fifth Avenue, you can meet Rebecca Minkoff and fashion blogger The Man Repeller, who are together hosting a hair-braiding bar! In addition, if you spend more than $195 on Rebecca Minkoff items, you will receive a free gift. Plus, Tilda Swinton will make an appearance for Pringle, Prabal Gurung will be on hand, and Questlove will provide the music.
Details: 611 5th Avenue, between 6pm and 11pm.
You may have trouble fighting your way in the door for this one. Designers including Joseph Altuzarra, Peter Som, Prabal Gurung, Proenza Schouler, Sang A, and Thakoon Panichgul will be on hand, each selling designs created exclusively for the event.
Details: 96 Greene Street, between 6pm and 11pm.
Barbie Scavenger Hunt
If you want to try something a little different this year, Barbie—yes, the doll—has teamed up with Alexis Bittar, Alice + Olivia, Rogan, and Tracy Reese on a scavenger hunt. Jump on a Gray Line bus, find Barbie-sized versions of the pieces that each designer has created, enter the QR code, and see if you have won! The prize? A full-sized version of the outfit!
Details: Jump on the bus at 34th Street (between Broadway and 7th Avenue), between 6pm and 11pm.
Fashion bloggers including Tavi Gevinson and Jane Aldridge will be hosting the Miu Miu Muses night alongside Pop editor Shala Monroque. Attendees are encouraged to channel their inner muse by dressing in 1940s-inspired clothing, using the Miu Miu fall 2011 collection as inspiration. The winner of the most creative costume will win a prize
Details: Miu Miu, 11 East 57th Street, between 6pm and 11pm.
If you need some style advice, Topshop is the place to be. Top models including Chanel Iman, Coco Rocha, Karlie Kloss, and Abbey Lee Kershaw will be on hand to help you shop. In addition, if you spend more than $100, you will receive a limited edition notebook.
Details: Topshop, 478 Broadway.
At the W Hotel, you can check out a photography exhibit by Annemarieke Van Drimmelen, listen to music by Miaou Mix, or shop a pop-up bazaar featuring products from Juan Carlos Obando and George Esquivel.
Details: W Times Square, 1567 Broadway, between 7pm and 10pm.