NYC’s night of shopping madness descends on Magic City tonight. Before you unleash your credit card, take a look at our guide to Fashion’s Night Out’s best sales, shows, and soirees.
What: Take in the high-end shops (Louboutin, Maison Martin Margiela), Luminaire Lab’s showroom partly curated by The Webster, a Marni fashion show (in collaboration with French artist Claude Caillol), and Maybelline’s pop-up studio (free makeovers).
Why: Complimentary bites by Fratelli Lyon, Maitardi, Q American Barbeque, and Sra. Martinez, and Grey Goose cocktails.
When: 6-10 p.m.
Where: Download a map here.
Village of Merrick Park
What: More than 30 brands join in with sales and previews both in-store and at the FNO lounge (on the garden level).
Why: A fashion show by Anthropologie, 20 percent off future-purchase cards at Adolfo Dominguez, and free manis at Elemis Spa’s P.O.D.
When: 6-9 p.m.
Where: 358 San Lorenzo Ave., Coral Gables (305-529-0200).
Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach
What: The iconic hotel transforms into a collection of pop-up shops and gives the first 100 guests a schwag bag.
Why: Fendi furniture, Nina Loren’s fall jewelry collection, and live painting by L.A. artist Ed Crowell II (to benefit NYC Aids Fund).
When: 6-11 p.m.
Where: 4525 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-531-0000).
Bal Harbour Shops
What: Vogue Latin America puts on a sophisticated block party with music, local charity kickbacks (Miami City Ballet, Locust Projects, Arsht Center), discounts, and free cocktails.
Why: A sneak peek at Stephen Starr’s new Japanese resto (scheduled to open in December), a photo installation at Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld, and mini manis at Chanel’s nail bar.
When: 7-10 p.m.
Where: 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour. Info at 305-866-1816.
The Dressing Room
What: Those intimidated by the hullabaloo can partake in this more low-key affair in South Miami.
Why: Mini makeovers by a professional makeup artist and skin care consultant, modeling, wine, and goodie bags.
When: 5-8 p.m.
Where: 5829 SW 73rd St., ste. 9 (305-668-4440).
Coco de Ville FNO After-Party
What: Squash your shopping guilt with dancing or drown it with booze at the official Marc Jacobs post-event celebration with DJs Johnny the Boy and Jessica Who?
Why: What’s a party without an after-party?
When: 10:30 p.m.
Where: 2377 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-604-6545).
Photo: Courtesy of Camron PR
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