Fashion’s Night Out at Macy’s Union Square
Macy’s is doing it up big this year, with several simultaneous in-store events, two of which feature School of Fashion alumni! First up, fashion lovers will have a chance to meet NBC Fashion Star finalist, and BFA Fashion Design alumnus, Ronnie Escalante, who will be on hand to take photos and sign autographs for his loyal fans. And the second event of the evening: the inaugural class from Macy’s Fashion Incubator San Francisco Program, which includes alums Bethany Meuleners and Sabah Mansoor Husain, will be on hand to show off their Spring ’13 collections! And be sure to stop by the windows on Stockton Street where a few key pieces from the line will be on display.
WHEN: Thursday, September 6th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM
WHERE: Macy’s Union Square – 170 O’Farrell Street – Third Floor
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UNIQLO Talks Fashion
Though their SF outpost hasn’t yet opened, UNIQLO is hosting an FNO event at the UNIQLO Pop-Up Experience. The evening will be centered around a panel on all things fashion, with an emphasis on the changing face of the industry in the era of technology and social media. Panelists include Brit Morin, CEO of Brit & Co., Kenny Kyogoku, COO of UNIQLO, Katie Hintz-Zambrano, Senior West Coast Editor of Refinery29, and the School of Fashion’s new Senior Director of Merchandising – Keanan Duffty!
WHEN: Thursday, September 6th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM – Panel begins at 7:00
WHERE: UNIQLO Pop-Up Experience – 117 Post Street
Fall Fashion NightLife
Every Thursday night the California Academy of Sciences stays open late for NightLife, so the after hours crowd can get their nerd on. And this week, in honor of Fashion’s Night Out, they’re putting a sartorial spin on the evening’s festivities. There will be a fashion show featuring local designers including School of Fashion alums gr.dano and Donghyuk Dan Kim, as well as instructor Camelia Skikos. There will also be beats by Honey Soundsystem DJs, a special fashion exhibit of vintage clothing and accessories from the 1930s to the ’60s, and DIY fun with Haute Gloo (whatever that is). AND – it’s only $12.00! So if you’re in the mood for a little fashion + science fun, consider this your one stop shop.
WHEN: Thursday, September 6th from 6:00 to 10:00 PM
WHERE: California Academy of Sciences – 55 Music Concourse Drive, Golden Gate Park, SF
Now the only question left is – what to wear? Do you have your outfit picked out yet?!