Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Fall is the season for Fashion. With such a myriad of events, I thought it might be helpful to put together a little list. While some are Chicago based, many are happening nationally and I've tried to include links to those where applicable. Feel free to share and add any you may know of in the comments.
August 26 - September 8th
In:Fashion - The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival
I don't know about you, but I don't need any arm twisting to attend a shopping festival. Find out everything that's happening with this handy dandy brochure.
Wednesday, September 7th:
If you're like me and the nine to five interfere's with attending a mid-week fashion blogger's conference in New York, you can follow the live stream here.
Lucky Magazine Fashion and Beauty Blogger Conference
Once again, thank goodness for live streaming.
Thursday, September 8th
Fashion's Night Out
Kick off Fashion Week and support the industry in cities throughout the world. See how to celebrate in your area here. In Chicago, I'll be attending at the 900 Shops and Water Tower Place.
September 8th - 15th
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
The big kahuna. Spring 2012 in all it's glamorous glory!
Tuesday, September 13th
Chicago Fashion Connect's Fashion Industry Mixer
Connect with local fashion talent and entrepreneurs. Color coded tags to help navigate the crowd plus complimentary wine. Count me in!
Saturday, September 17th
Nordstrom's Cosmetic Trend Show
Plan a girl's morning out at this seasonal show featuring runway looks, tips, trends and the best specials you'll ever encounter on your favorite beauty and cosmetics brands. A must attend, happening throughout the US. Contact your local store to find out the exact dates in your area.
Thursday, September 29th
Chicago Fashion Foundation's Annual Membership Event
Though hosted in appreciation of CFF members, this event is open to everyone. Featuring speakers from local favorite, Lori's Shoes, you'll have to opportunity to network with fellow fashionista's, learn more about CFF and kick off the fall season in style.
October 17th - 23rd
Fashion Focus Chicago
A celebration of Chicago's thriving fashion industry. Preview Spring 2012 collections from the city's hottest designers, shop and mingle with local fashion lovers.
That's a start...do you have anything to add??