Calling all fashion lovers and partiers! There are a ton of cool events going on this weekend that you can go to alone or with a crowd. You don't have to have an expensive ticket or special invite to sample the best of Fashion Week--some our free and open to the public! And if you're one of the lucky ones with exclusive access, check these events out anyway. Live it up! This is not the week for moderation.
All the events listed below are happening tonight, September 5, 2013
The Allure Lounge, 44 West 63rd Street, 10AM-5PM
**This event runs through September 12th**
Allure and Maybelline have joined forces to run a one-stop beauty shop from now through the 12th. Drop by for makeup, a manicure, and product samples. Some members of Rachel Zoe's DreamDry team, will also be there in case your tresses could use a touch-up.
Beauty Treatments at L'Occitaine, 170 Fifth Avenue, 5-9pm
Enjoy complimentary cocktails and a free beauty treatment at this Flatiron location. Spend $65 or more and receive a bag full of goodies, including shower oil and hand cream.
I-DIY Nights at Levi's, 495 Broadway, 6-9pm
Refinery29 and Levi's are hosting an evening of crafting jeans and sampling "craft" beer and doughnuts. How can you say no to cute clothes and free food and booze? (Hint: you can't).
The Touch of Spain: 501 Lexington Avenue, 6PM
Interested in European fashion? Want to meet the next generation of influential Spanish designers? Then come to tonight's kickoff event of the month-long fashion festival A Touch of Spain, where you can meet and connect with designers who are launching their brands on the American market.
Richard Q Shows Hollywood Glamor at New York Fashion Week, 570 10th Avenue, 6:30-11:30pm
Award-winning FIT graduate and designer Richard Q takes an evening to speak with the public and press about all things fashion. The free tickets are sold out, but you can get on the waitlist.
Fashion Week Kickoff Party, 355 Bowery, 10pm-12am, Invite Only
The lucky recipients of the invites to this event will be schmoozing with the who's who of the fashion industry in Soho. Hosted by OUT Magazine.
Nicholas K After Party, 281 Lafayette Street, starts at 10pm, Invite Only
Designer Nicholas K will wrap up his Men and Women's Collection with an after party.
Stylecaster's 50 Most Stylish New Yorker's Party, 39 East 58th Street, starts at 10pm, Invite Only
Do you have the stuff to be one of the New York's Most Stylish? Or will you just have to settle for attending an awesome exclusive party with poppin' music? Performances are by DJs Hesta Prunn and Matt Winter. Presented by Sperry Top-Sider.