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Old Hollywood Trunk Show/Garden Party

25 Jun

Come join us this Saturday at Old Hollywood for a Trunk Show/Garden Party where you’ll get a chance to see all our new pieces we’ve been working on!

It’s this Saturday from 3-8pm in the garden of OH’s Brooklyn store (99 Franklin St b/w Milton and Greenpoint).

*Brooklyn Brewery is kindly supplying the beverages, so come get your shop on! 🙂

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Andrew Charles CBGB Pop-Up Store

27 Oct

A  few weeks ago, we hit up the opening of the Andrew Charles pop-up shop at the old CBGB’s which is only appropriate with the line’s rocked out wearables and amazing artwork and sequined mannequins….

And who better to model for Andrew Charles? That’s right, Mr. Steven Tyler, who made an appearance at the party and gave a surprise mini concert!!! AMAZING!

Fleet Foxes Concert

27 Sep

This past Saturday held the last concert on the Williamsburg Waterfront for the season, and saving the best for last, was Fleet Foxes, opened by The Walkman. An amazing concert with a specatular view of a breathtaking sunset…..

FSMNYC City Ring takes on Manhattan

Hope you all had an amazing weekend 🙂

Cynthia

FSM maps out FNO

8 Sep

Tomorrow’s the big day- the New Year’s of Fashion with FASHION NIGHT OUT, when all things fashion, music, and champagne collide!

We’re even more excited this year to partake in the night with Henri Bendel’s and Artist & Fleas.

HENRI BENDELS 
When: 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Henri Bendel, 712 5th Ave Street (at 56th St); 212-247-1100
What: Bendel’s teamed up with Hester Street Fair for a collaboration the hottest indie designers & food vendors

 ARTIST AND FLEAS 
When
6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
WhereArtist and Fleas: 70 N.7th Street
WhatAlthough usually not opened during the week, A&F salutes FNO with opening their doors for all to shop!

 

OTHER PLACES MARKED ON OUR MAP…….

Alice + Olivia Carnival
When: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Alice + Olivia, 80 West 40th Street (between 5th and 6th avenues); 212-840-2010.
What: A+O trows a VINTAGE CARNIVAL: play carnival games, get your face painted, eat Sno-cones and cotton candy, and enter a raffle for a $500 gift card

Barbie’s FNO Scavenger Hunt
When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Catch the bus at the corner of 59th Street and 8th Avenue!
What: Barbie has partnered with amazing designers for a scavenger hunt around the city. Ride the Grey Line double-decker buses and stop at Alice + Olivia, Alexis Bittar, Tracy Reese, and Rogan. Find the Barbie-size version of the fashions each designer has created especially for Barbie, enter the QR code, and be entered to win the full-sized outfit for yourself

Bergdorf Goodman
When:  3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Bergdorf Goodman, 745 5th Avenue (between 57th and 58th streets) 212-753-7300.
What: A live burlesque performance, tarot card readings, designer dogs, live music by 7 different artists, Wheel of Fashion game, live appearances by Jason Wu and Oscar de la Renta

Manolo Blahnik Milkshakes
Where/When: Milkshake Truck: 42nd Street and Broadway from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Washington Street and West 14th Street from 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.; Prince Street and West Broadway from 3:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.; 58th Street and 5th Avenue from 5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Manolo Blahnik, 31 West 54th Street, from 6:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Shoe Unveiling: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Manolo Blahnik, 31 West 54th Street (between 5th and 6th avenues); 212-582-1583.
What: Track down the Manolo Milkshake Truck as it travels all day across the city and enjoy the legendary designer’s favorite treat. Then, stop at the Manolo Blahnik store for the unveiling of a special shoe designed by Sarah Jessica Parker, who will be in attendance from 6:30 to 7:30

Barneys
When: Friday, September 10, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Barneys New York, 660 Madison Avenue (between 60th and 61st streets); 212-826-8900.
What: Meet Tavi, Daphne Guiness, Alexander Wang, Simon Doonan, Alexa Hampton, and many more stars of fashion and style. With amazing prizes and giveaways from The Row, Proenza Schouler and other great designers, this is one event you can’t miss.

LANVIN
When: Thursday, September 8, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Lanvin, 815 Madison Avenue (at 68th Street); 646-439-0380.
What: Lanvin is hosting a dance challenge where couples mimic the choreography of their Hiver 2011 ad campaign video . Prizes for the winner. ( I’m calling a practice session during lunch hour!)

Magnolia Bakery
When: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Magnolia Bakery, 401 Bleecker Street (at West 11th street); 212-462-2572.
What:  50 cents of every cupcake purchase will be donated to NYC Aids Fund when you purchase an exclusive FNO cupcake

Louise Roe host’s  Shopbop FNO Party
When:  8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Meatpacking District, outside SoHo House ON THE STREETS!
What: Designers come by to chat with Louise-expect to see some stellar faces!

OAK
When: Thursday, September 8, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Oak, 28 Bond Street
What: Dance Party Mania: Upstairs there’s a disco dance party with interiors by Scott Bromley, the architect behind Studio 54. Downstairs will be more of a rock vibe featuring psych-rock music and psychedelic projections. Expect plenty of cocktails and limited edition T-shirts by San Francisco brand The Seventh Heart.

Tommy Hilfiger’s
When: 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Macy’s Herald Square,
Tommy Hilfiger, 681 5th Avenue (between 53rd and 54th streets); 212-223-1824.
What: Tommy Hilfiger will be making an appearance alongside Joss Stone at Macy’s Herald Square. Then, head on down to his flagship store on 5th Avenue to see an in-store performance by Theophilus London. Get a free gift with any purchase over $150, make sure to pick up the designer’s exclusive FNO tee’s as well.

BROOKLYN:

Old Hollywood
When: Thursday, September 8, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Old Hollywood 99 Franklin Street; Greenpoint Brooklyn
What: 10 off $100 purchase, 20% of $200 purchase, 30% of $300 purchase

Bird
When: Thursday, September 8, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. , Cobble Hill & Park Slope: Thursday, September 8, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Bird, 203 Grand Street (between Bedford and Driggs avenues); 718-388-1655.
220 Smith Street (between Baltic and Butler streets); 718-797-3774.
316 Fifth Avenue (between 2nd and 3rd streets); 718-788-4506.
What: Meet hosts Rachel Comey and Robert Geller, who have provided limited-edition dresses, t-shirts, and tote bags for you to shop (10% of the proceeds to go the LES Girls Club!).

 

Be Safe & Happy Shopping!

-Cynthia

To our friends at Refinery 29, thanks for helping in our picks for the map:)

Style Alert…VMA’s 2011

29 Aug

Although not the most exciting VMA’s of history, here’s our top picks of memorable get-ups from last night….

Oh yes she did…

Most creative

Most Glam with a side of Fierce

Most Stylish

I don’t get the secretary glass, but the rest is solid

Most Questionable

 

-Cynthia

Emerging Designer: Brenna Wallace: SEVERIN NYC

10 Aug

TONIGHT, Brenna Wallace will be debuting her apparel collection SEVERIN at Gallery Bar, 120 Orchard Street 7-10pm (with an open bar from 7-8pm). With previous design experience at Heatherette, Brenna’s own collection is minimal and unique, self-describing as

minimalistic in body, rock and roll at heart & aims for comfort and quality in its’ soul.

Here’s some shots of what you can expect to see tonight!

 

-Cynthia

BLEEDING HEARTS – A Multimedia Album Release Party!

28 Jun

 

Conceived and curated by Futurist, Bleeding Heartsis a multimedia installation and interactive art event that will explore the most captivating and mysterious aspect of our human experience.

On June 30th, 42 of New York City’s most innovative young artists will collaborate using music, lighting, projections, and interactive technology to create a multi-sensory environment that will uplift, challenge, provoke, and adorn – all in one magical evening.

http://www.bleeding-hearts.net/

Featuring live performances and a nine-room walk-through album installation,
this event will bring together some of New York City’s most innovative artists and performers for a mind-blowing evening of spectacular art, performance, technology, and music

 

Buy your tickets here–> http://futurist.ticketleap.com/bleeding-hearts/

The first tier of tickets has SOLD OUT. Get your tickets online today before it’s too late, and spread the love!!!

Venue Photos:

Mermaid Parade!!!

17 Jun

Where’s Ariel?!?!

This Saturday, Coney Island will host the 29th annual MERMAID PARADE! This notorious NYC event is one everyone must experience. This parade pays homage to the Mardi Gras parades in the early 20th century, and now falls in June as a launch of the Summer Season. Expect to experience some of the most wild and creative costumes that sea-life could ever see. (if they only knew)

The parade begins at 2pm on West 21st Street and Surf Avenue & will finish at Stillwell Ave. Afterwards is the ball:

MERMAID BALL

 SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2011
7:00PM – 11:30PM, (21 and over)
NEW YORK AQUARIUM (OCEANIC DECK AND AQUA THEATER)
602 SURF AVE. @ WEST 8TH STREET
CONEY ISLAND, BROOKLYN, NY 11224

 

 

……I hope Ursula didn’t RSVP….

The Chew Chronicles at Artist and Fleas

9 Jun

Check out this amazing video by The Chew Chronicles featuring the Artist and Fleas market in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, If you haven’t been by to check out the new spot, here’s a sneak peek (FSM gets featured at 8:05) 🙂 Ronen Gilmer takes us back to the beginnings of the market and the transformation Williamsburg has gone through in the past years……..enjoy!

Be sure to check out all the other amazing vids by the Chew Chronicles to find the latest and greatest hotspots!

Check out the blog here–> http://chewchronicles.blogspot.com/

CFDA Awards

7 Jun
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