Last Updated on 7th September 2011
Fashion’s Night Out kicks off around the world tomorrow, and with every designer and high street store offering bags of fun – quite literally, in some cases – deciding where to go is like a fashion minefield.
Well, don’t you worry. We’ve compiled a cool guide of what’s good at FNO in London this year so you can get planning your evening and, more importantly, what you’ll wear to impress all those famous people you’re bound to bump into.
Just want cheap treats and free drinks? Check out our high street hit list for an edit of the hottest events happening.
What: Record your fashion moments for online publishing, dance to tunes from in-store DJs, and get tips from personal shoppers and Vogue’s fashion team, who’ll pick their top 20 items.
Where: Topshop, 216 Oxford St, London W1D 1LA.
What: The launch of the final +J collection. Be one of the first 100 people to buy a piece from the new collection and receive a goodie bag packed with a surprise free gift!
Where: Uniqlo, 170 Oxford Street, London W1D 1NQ.
Who: John Lewis
What: A live catwalk show presenting new collections, plus style tips from fashion advisers, drinks and nibbles, and a free goodie bag!
Where: John Lewis, 300 Oxford Street, London W1A 1EX. 5.30 – 8.30pm.
Who: House of Fraser
What: Champagne and macaroons, free makeovers from the Givenchy makeup team and mini manicures previewing Givenchy’s AW11 nail polish.
Where: House of Fraser, 318 Oxford Street, London W1C 1HF.
Who: Dorothy Perkins
What: A free Rimmel gift bag with purchases over £30, plus advice from Dorothy Perkins style advisors.
Where: Dorothy Perkins, 379 Oxford Street and 189 Oxford Street, London W1.
What: Manicures from WAH, a photo booth and a live DJ set.
Where: H&M, 174-176 Oxford Street,London W1D 1NX.
What: The chance to win a Next voucher or a limited edition Fashion’s Night Out T-shirt by scanning your phone over the window sticker.
Where: Next, 201-203 Oxford Street, London W1D 2LF.
What: Free drinks, live DJs, discount ‘bounce-back’ vouchers and graffiti artists on hand to customise purchases.
Where: Claire’s Accessories, 108 Oxford Street, London W1D 1LR.
What: Tips and hints on how to dress for your body with a free shape guide.
Where: Evans, 538-540 Oxford Street, London W1C 1LS.