The stage is set for a night full of exciting, one-of-a-kind events as Las Vegas’ premiere retail destination, The Forum Shops at Caesars celebrates Fashion’s Night Out on Friday, Sept. 10 from 6 to 11 p.m. A number of Las Vegas’ most popular celebrities and entertainers will be on hand to take part in special activities, in-store events, product demonstrations, parties and promotional giveaways in support of this global shopping extravaganza.
Join Harrah’s headlining-comedian Rita Rudner at Anne Fontaine as the retailer searches for the most fashionable person on Fashion’s Night Out. Pose for a candid portrait while indulging in champagne and relish in the opportunity to be featured on the store’s Web site. The grand prize winner, as selected by Fontaine, will receive a wardrobe valued at $1,800 and additional prizes will be given away. Or, sip a cocktail, get a special gift with purchase and enjoy hors d’oeuvres with Rudner at Elie Tahari as the retailer focuses on the latest trend update. The retailer will also be selling official Fashion’s Night Out merchandise.
Producer of the Matt Goss show at Caesars Palace and The Pussycat Dolls founder, Robin Antin, will be on hand at Jimmy Choo for an evening filled with festive fare, a special giveaway and a chance to discover the latest Autumn/Winter 2010 Collection. The fashion-forward choreographer/producer will also visit Fendi for its special made-to-order event with a Fendi Selleria craftsman on site able to personalize bags and will stop by Dior Beauty where a makeup artist will be giving product demonstrations and makeovers.
Be sure to check out featured power-house vocalist Lorena Peril and the some of the ladies from the Luxor’s show “Fantasy” while they are celebrating at Judith Ripka with cocktails and truffles by Vosges Haut-Chocolat, stopping by Thomas Pink as they offer special gifts, prizes and raffles and enjoying live music at Guess. Or, shop, mix and mingle with the Fantasy Girls at Banana Republic and Y-3 for their in-store celebrations with music and refreshments.
Catch Australia’s hottest hunks, “Thunder from Down Under” from Excalibur as personal shoppers at Swatch, or serving “Tedtinis” at Ted Baker London or at the celebration at DKNY where there will be an in-store fashion celebration complete with bubbly and popcorn and a Cozy Sweater demonstration.
Be sure to stop by Lacoste as they explore the sporty side of fashion with an in-store Wii tennis tournament complete with special prizes and refreshments and Tommy Bahama where women’s collection Design Director Dominic Sabella will be making an in-store appearance. Enjoy food and drinks and an informal fashion show at Anthropologie and champagne and goody bags at Agent Provocateur. It’s a champagne celebration for shoppers at Emilio Pucci, Christian Dior, Vilebrequin, Tadashi and Fresh and don’t forget Coronas and white wine at James Perse. The Juicy Boys will be handing out treats at Juicy Couture with a special gift with purchase. Enjoy live beats as you shop for the latest looks at Marciano where members get double points and a special gift with purchase. Also joining in on the fashion celebration, Gap is offering something special and La Martina is serving up some special offers and champagne.
There’s a trunk show of special watches at Tourneau Time Dome and of designer eyewear at Scruples. Enjoy cocktails at Longchamp while browsing the Fall/Winter and Kate Moss for Longchamp collections and visit Marc Jacobs to discover Bang! – the new men’s fragrance as well as the Fall 2010 ready-to-wear collection. Stop by Caché, Bally, Montblanc, and Stuart Weitzman for in-store celebrations and specials.
Shanghai Tang is celebrating Fashion’s Night Out with models and Tiffany & Co. is featuring its Keys Collection with light refreshments and a jewelry stylist on hand. Celebrate the launch of the “W” bag and of creative director Massimiliano Gironetti’s first women’s collection at Salvatore Ferragamo. David Yurman is hosting a student jazz band, is offering truffles and champagne and is donating 10 percent of the evening’s proceeds to the Clark County Public Education Foundation. It’s a CD release party at A|X Armani Exchange with a live DJ and giveaways. Step into Donald J Pliner while he is in his store for a special appearance and shoe signing.
In addition to the shopping festivities, several of The Forum Shops restaurants are participating by presenting palette-pleasing Fashion’s Night Out menu items, signature drinks and special offers – Il Mulino New York, Spago, BOA Steakhouse, Sushi Roku, La Salsa Cantina and Planet Hollywood – just to name a few.
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