The Forum Shops at Caesars Celebrates the First-Ever Festival of Fashion – Sept 6 & 7

Festival of Fashion
First-Ever Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops at Caesars
Features Live and Interactive Fashion Presentations, In-Store Events, Roman Characters, Giveaways, Food, Drinks, and Fun
 
Seventy shops and restaurants at The Forum Shops participating in
first-annual fashion event Sept. 6-7
 
 

 

 The stage is set for a two-day celebration of style during the first-ever Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops at Caesars in Las Vegas on Sept. 6-7, 2013. Enjoy back-to-back days of live and interactive fashion presentations, roving Roman characters, beauty bars, photo opportunities, entertainment, food, drink, lounges, one-of-a-kind in-store events, limited edition products and more.

 

In addition to a variety of exciting in-store activities, the Festival of Fashion features special live fashion shows and interactive fashion presentations. On Friday, Sept. 6 between 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. and on Saturday, Sept. 7 between 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. and again 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. be sure to stop by the Fortuna Terrace near the casino entrance to The Forum Shops for a rock and roll inspired fashion presentation with a live dj and models set on an oversized spinning record. Also at the Fountain of the Gods, experience the glamour of Hollywood and be a part of an exciting fashion shoot. Get your make up touched up by the experts with Dior Beauty and Sephora and get your photo taken by the “paparazzi.”

 

In addition, Festival of Fashion attendees can also register to win one of four, $500 Forum Shops Shopping Sprees during the two-day event. Register for the giveaway near the Atlantis Fountain in The Great Roman Hall anytime Friday or Saturday between 10 a.m. – midnight. Winners do not have to be present to win.

 

More than 70 chic boutiques, stores and restaurants within The Forum Shops are participating in this first-of-its-kind fashion celebration with exciting in-store events planned during the Festival of Fashion. From live music, DJ’s, refreshments, trunk and fashion shows, guest appearances, gifts with purchases, product demonstrations and more – there’s something for everybody at this year’s fashion celebration. Forum Shops retailers that are participating in the first-ever Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops include: Agent Provocateur, Alfred Dunhill, Anne Fontaine, Anthropologie, Baccarat, bebe, Bettie Page, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Caesars Essentials, Caesars Exclusivley, Casa Fuente, Chrome Hearts, Citta delle Luci, Coach, Coach Level 2, Coach Men’s, Custo Barcelona, Diane von Furstenberg, Dior Beauty, DKNY, Donald J Pliner, Elie Tahari, Exclusive Collections Gallery, Fendi, H&M, Hearts On Fire, Henri Bendel, Inglot Cosmetics, James Perse, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Juicy Couture, Kids Kastle, Kiehl’s Since 1851, L.K. Bennett, Longchamp, M Missoni, MAC Cosmetics, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Marc Jacobs, Martin Lawrence Galleries, Michael Kors, Montblanc, Pandora, Roman Times, Sandro, Scoop NYC, Sephora, Sergio Rossi, Shoooz at The Forum, Swarovski, Ted Baker London, The Walking Company, Thomas Pink, Tommy Bahama. Tommy Bahama the Shop for Women, True Religion, UGG Australia and Vilebrequin.

 

Many of the distinctive restaurants inside The Forum Shops are also getting in on the Festival of Fashion fun with special cocktail creations and promotions. Enjoy a Pink Sky Strawberry Lemonade at The Palm • Las Vegas and $1 Pineapple Fusion or Raspberry Volito shots at Sushi Roku. The newly-opened Carmine’s NYC Italian Family Restaurant, Il Mulino New York, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, Max Brenner – Chocloate by the Bald Man, P.J. Clarke’s, Spago and Trevi Italian Restaurant will each present a fashionable signature cocktail to mark the stylish celebration.

 

Recognized worldwide as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world, The Forum Shops is proud to host a one-of-a-kind event in celebration of style and self-expression through fashion with an evening like no other. Don’t miss the Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops!

 

For additional information and updates about the first annual Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ForumShops. #FOF13

First-Ever Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops at Caesars – Sept 6 & 7

Festival of Fashion
Celebrate Style at First-Ever Festival of Fashion at
The Forum Shops at Caesars
 
Two Day Experience featuring Fashion Activations, Models, Music,
In-Store Events, Special Restaurant Promotions and More..


Mark your calendars for Sept. 6-7, 2013 to celebrate the first-annual Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops at Caesars in Las Vegas. Globally recognized as the premier luxury shopping destination in the world, The Forum Shops will bring fashion to life with the creation of a first-of-its kind shopping event and fashion experience. The Festival of Fashion is a two-day extravaganza filled with fashion, shopping and fun. The stage is set for back-to-back full days of live fashion presentations, pop up fashion shows, beauty bars, photo opportunities, entertainment, food, drink, lounges, one-of-a-kind in-store events, limited edition products and more.
 

 

In addition, Festival of Fashion attendees can also register to win one of four, $500 Forum Shops Shopping Sprees during the two-day event. Register for the giveaway near the Atlantis Fountain in The Great Roman Hall anytime Friday or Saturday between 10 a.m. – midnight. Even better, winners do not have to be present to win.
 

 

A number of stores within The Forum Shops have exciting in-store events planned during the Festival of Fashion. From live music, DJ’s, refreshments, trunk and fashion shows, guest appearances, gifts with purchases, product demonstrations and more – there’s something for everybody at this year’s fashion celebration. A sampling of stores that are participating in the first-ever Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops include: Anne Fontaine, Anthropologie, Baccarat, Bettie Page, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Caesars Essentials, Caesars Exclusivley, Chrome Hearts, Citta delle Luci, Custo Barcelona, Dior Beauty, DKNY, Donald J Pliner, Diane von Furstenberg, Elie Tahari, Exclusive Collections Gallery, Hearts On Fire, James Perse, Juicy Couture, Kids Kastle, L.K. Bennett, Longchamp, Montblanc, Pandora, Sandro, Sephora, Shoooz, Swarovski, Ted Baker London and Tommy Bahama.

 

 
Many of the distinctive restaurants inside The Forum Shops are also getting in on the Festival of Fashion fun with special cocktail creations and promotions. Enjoy a Pink Sky Strawberry Lemonade at The Palm Las Vegas and $1 Pineapple Fusion or Raspberry Volito shots at Sushi Roku. The newly-opened Carmine’s NYC Italian Family Restaurant, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, Spago and Trevi Italian Restaurant will each present a fashionable signature cocktail to mark the stylish celebration.
 

 

Recognized worldwide as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world, The Forum Shops is proud to host a one-of-a-kind event in celebration of style and self-expression through fashion with an evening like no other. Don’t miss the Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops!
 

 

For additional information and updates about the first annual Festival of Fashion at The Forum Shops visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ForumShops. #FOF13
 

Celebrate Shopping at Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops

Celebrate Style During Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops
 

 

Save the date for the leading fashion event in Las Vegas, the 3rd annual Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops at Caesars on Thursday, September 6 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The stage is set for a festival of fashion with entertainment; refreshments; one-of-a-kind in-store events; giveaways; celebrity appearances; gifts, samples, and limited edition products.

 

In addition, this year’s Fashion’s Night Out attendees can also register to win one of three $500 shopping sprees to be given away near The Fountain of the Gods at 9 p.m.  With more than 160 specialty stores and restaurants, there’s plenty for all to see, do, and enjoy.

 

Get in full party mode with live DJs and refreshments at 7 For All Mankind, Bebe, DKNYUgg Australia, and Y-3. And if you can’t get enough of all things British after the London Olympics, Ted Baker London will host a Brit-themed bash with British refreshments, music, and complimentary tote bags with any purchase. You’ll also want to visit Giuseppe Zanotti’s soirée featuring a trunk show and the La Perla register-to-win giveaway gala.

 

Keep the cocktail parties going with champagne and desserts at Emilio Pucci, Tory Burch, and Brighton Collections. For specialty cocktails and light bites, try Elie Tahari, Gucci, Scoop NYC, Tadashi, and Valentino. Finish off the veritable buffet with hot chocolate at Vosges Haut Chocolat.

 

If you love to love a sale, many retailers are offering special discounts for Fashion’s Night Out including Antiquities, Baccarat, Bettie Page, Custo Barcelona, Gap, Intermix, Kiehl’s Since 1851, and Lacoste.

 

The only thing possibly better than a sale is a gift, and Fashion’s Night Out has plenty of those. Enjoy gifts with purchase at Agent Provocateur, Donald J Pliner, Hublot, Judith Leiber, Roman Times, Thomas Pink, True Religion, Y-3, Vilebrequin, and for M loyalty members at Guess by Marciano. Inglot will also offer a gift with purchase, as well as a free makeover! And at Fresh, enjoy a complimentary facial as well as your gift with purchase and register-to-win gift bag. Juicy Couture will offer a gift with purchase, as well as a chance to sample their new fragrance launching at Fashion’s Night Out, Viva La Juicy La Fleur. A limited edition scarf exclusively designed for Fashion’s Night Out will also be available as a gift with purchase at Tommy Bahama and Tommy Bahama Women.

 

Not sure if you’ve got that smoky eye just right? Visit Dior Beauty for makeup demonstrations, Anne Fontaine for makeup demonstrations plus a register-to-win giveaway, Sephora for makeup demonstrations plus samples and makeup express service, and MAC Cosmetics for a free makeup application with purchase!

 

If raffles are just your ticket, stop by Blink Optical, De Beers, Judith Ripka, Kate Spade, and Michael Kors.

 

Other exclusive events will include a Vegas magazine photo booth at Marc by Marc Jacobs along with a new fragrance launch, free Astrology and Chinese Tarot card readings at Eric Andrew Collection, a “Crazy Carat” showcase at Fendi, Judith Ripka will raffle a signed Judith Ripka coffee table book, a trunk show at Pal Zileri, a gift drawing at Pandora, and other special in-store events and offerings from Ann Taylor, Bally, Cache, Casa Fuente, Coach, Hearts On Fire, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Marc Jacobs, Mont Blanc, Reed Krakoff, St John, H&M, Alfred Dunhill and Tod’s.

 

Many of the distinctive restaurants inside The Forum Shops are also getting in on the fun with special cocktail creations and promotions. Enjoy a Chocolate Stiletto drink special at Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man, a complimentary appetizer with purchase of a specialty cocktail at The Palm Las Vegas, discounted cocktails at Planet Hollywood Restaurant & Bar and Sushi Roku, specialty drinks at Trevi Italian Restaurant and Spago, complimentary fare by Il Mulino New York at Judith Ripka, and a special menu at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab with a donation of $1 to Three Square for every piece of seasonal pie ordered.

 

Recognized worldwide as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world, The Forum Shops is joining the global celebration of style and self-expression through fashion with an evening like no other. Don’t miss Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops!

 

The Forum Shops at Caesars Thinks Pink

 
 
THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS IS THINKING PINK

TENANTS AND THE FORUM SHOPS HELP TO RAISE MONEY 
FOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 

Every Simon Breast Cancer Awareness Gift Card Purchased Donates $1 to Susan G.
Komen Foundation. 
 
With one out of every eight women destined to be stricken with breast cancer at some point in their lives, it has become increasingly important to bring attention and raise money for the cause each October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, to help raise even more important funds, The Forum Shops is offering its exclusive Simon Pink Ribbon Gift Card for purchase. For every gift card purchased, one dollar is automatically donated to Komen For The Cure. Additionally, retailers throughout The Forum Shops are offering a variety of special products from crystal paper weights to polo shirts to a newly-published Marc Jacobs book – each aimed to support programs and organizations that promote early detection, education and research funding for breast cancer.
 
With the pink ribbon having become synonymous with the monthly awareness campaign, The Forum Shops is encouraging shoppers to wear pink when shopping during the month of October.  All guests and shoppers who show their support by wearing a pink item of clothing or accessory can come to either Concierge Centers all month long to receive a special VIP shopping booklet featuring a variety of exclusive offers and valuable discounts. Show off your strappy shocking pink sandals, pink tote bag, cotton-candy colored tank or any other favorite pink-fueled fashion and demonstrate that you support the fight against breast cancer.
 
For more information on breast cancer resources and breast health tips and to share your stories and support, visit The Forum Shops Facebook at facebook.com/ForumShops.
 

COUTURE COLLECTIONS ROSENTHAL CRYSTAL PAPER WEIGHT: Visit Couture Collections during the month of October and receive a Rosenthal Crystal heart-shaped pink paper weight* as a gift with purchase of $150 or more. A $35 value, while supply lasts. Limit one per customer.
 
 
 

SHANGHAI TANG “PINK RIBBON” POLO SHIRT: Limited edition “Pink Ribbon” polo shirt features embroidery of the Chinese character for power and the number “1”. The pink ribbon, a universal symbol for breast cancer awareness, is elegantly incorporated into the word “Pink”. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this special edition polo shirt will be donated to the Breast Cancer Foundation in Singapore in support of their mission to eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease.
 
 

THE WALKING COMPANY EXCLUSIVE COLLECTION: In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Walking Company presents a collection of products including several exclusive items from many of the most recognized and sought after brands such as UGG Australia, Dansko, Ecco and Abeo. Join The Walking Company in the fight against breast cancer. Five percent of each purchase will be donated in support of City of Hope. 
 

TORY BURCH LIMITED EDITION EDDIE FLAT: In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month the Tory Burch has designed a limited edition fuchsia pink patent Eddie Ballet Flat. Tory Burch is donating 15% of this purchase to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® up to a maximum donation of $15,000
 
 

BETTIE PAGE: Bettie Page would like to participate in raising Breast Cancer Awareness in October. There will be an in-store donation bank and gifts awarded for varying donation increments. Donations of $1 or more gets a pink ribbon $10 or more gets a pink hair flower (while supplies last).
 

THOMAS PINK: In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Thomas Pink is contributing 15% of the retail price* of each pair of Silver Ribbon Cufflinks sold to Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. *With a minimum guarantee of $5,000. Thomas Pink Silver Ribbon Cufflinks, $185
 
 
 
 

MARC JACOBS: Marc Jacobs International announces the publication of “The Men and Women of Marc Jacobs.” In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, proceeds from the sale of the 300-page, self-published book will benefit the Susan Komen Foundation.

Winner Named in The Forum Shops Search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer

ASPIRING FASHION DESIGNER JIMI URQUIAGA IS NAMED LAS VEGAS’ BEST NEW DESIGNER DURING FASHION’S NIGHT OUT AT THE FORUM SHOPS

 

There’s a new name in fashion in Las Vegas and it’s Jimi Urquiaga. The 20-year-old aspiring fashion designer was awarded the first-ever title of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer by Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss at a special fashion show held during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops.

 

Designer Frankie Ortiz was 1st runner up and local student Mikayla Marrujo was named 2nd runner up in the unprecedented, month-long online search and public voting period that culminated in a special fashion show featuring the top three finalists at the premiere retail shopping destination.

 

“What an amazing feeling,” said Urquiaga. “It is really satisfying to know that my hard work and dedication really paid off. It feels great to be named Las Vegas’ Best New Designer.”

 

In addition to winning bragging rights and having his fashion featured on the runway, Urquiaga also takes home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops and an opportunity to spend a “Day in the Life” with Vegas Magazine editor Abby Tegnelia. In honor of Fashion’s Night Out and the search, The Forum Shops also provided the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a scholarship.

 

In addition to the naming of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer, Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops was a magical evening of hourly fashion shows featuring 25 specialty retail partners, exceptional in-store events, product demonstrations, parties, giveaways and special restaurant offerings. Further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe for Fashion’s Night Out, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment were offered throughout the retail destination.

 

This year, more than 80 retailers and restaurants at The Forum Shops participated in the global celebration of shopping.

 

ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at www.forumshops.com.
 
High-res images and additional information is available upon request. Find The Forum Shops on Facebook at
www.facebook.com/ForumShops  and follow www.twitter.com/the_forum_shops.
 
ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative originally created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence, and boost the industry’s economy during the recession. On September 8, 2011, in response to overwhelming demand, Fashion’s Night Out will return to New York City and over 100 cities nationwide to highlight fashion and support retail with exciting events that include designer appearances, celebrity guests, fashion shows and musical performances. In the United States, the program is a collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company, and the City of New York. For more information visit www.fashionsnightout.com, or join us on Facebook and Twitter (@fnonyc, #FNO)

 

Top 3 Finalists in The Forum Shops Search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer

 

 

THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS ANNOUNCES TOP THREE FINALISTS IN THEIR SEARCH FOR LAS VEGAS’ BEST NEW DESIGNER

Awarding of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer Hosted By Caesars Palace
Headliner Matt Goss, Fashion Shows, Parties, Entertainment & In-Store
Events All Part of Fashion’s Night Out Global Celebration of Shopping on
Thursday, September 8

After a month-long online search and public voting period which saw thousands of people casting their votes for the soon-to-be-named Las Vegas’ Best Designer, the Top 3 Finalists have been selected, and they are Las Vegas’ very own: Mikayla Marruja, Frankie Ortiz and Jimi Urquiaga

Recognized as one of the finest luxury shopping destinations in the world, The Forum Shops at Caesars is making Fashion’s Night Out especially lucky for one of these aspiring local designers as they are awarded the first-ever title of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer by Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss live from the fashion runway on Thursday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m. 
 
The Top Three designers from the online competition that began in July will all be featured in a special fashion show taking place directly over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool near the spiral escalator.  The lucky winner will then be named by Caesars Palace headliner Matt Goss. Following the fashion show, each of the Top Three designers will showcase their winning looks around the Festival Fountains throughout the night’s festivities.
 
The finalist’s style and vision range from funky with a classic twist to bold to trendy with a feminine flair each of the applicants have demonstrated that they deserve a spot in the Top Three. In addition to winning bragging rights and having their fashion featured on the runway, the winner will also take home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops and an opportunity to spend a “Day in the Life” with Vegas Magazine editor Abby Tegnelia. The Forum Shops will also be providing the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a scholarship.
 
Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops promises a magical evening of fashion shows, exceptional in-store events, product demonstrations, parties, giveaways and special restaurant offerings. Further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment can be discovered throughout the retail destination.
 
High fashion will also be in the house with several additional hourly fashion shows featuring more than 25 specialty retail partners.  A specially designed runway has been created and will be placed over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool; providing three floors of unique viewing areas. Informal modeling will also be featured in the area.  
 
More than 75 retailers at The Forum Shops are participating including:  Agent Provocateur, Anne Fontaine, Ann Taylor, Baccarat, Bally, Bettie Page, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Caché, Casa Fuente, Coach, Couture Collections, Custo Barcelona, David Yurman, De Beers, Dior Beauty, DKNY, Dolce & Gabbana, Donald J Pliner, Elie Tahari, Emilio Pucci, Emporio Armani, Eric Andrew Collection, Fendi, Fresh, Gap, Giuseppe Zanotti, Gucci, GUESS, GUESS by Marciano, H & M, Hyde Park, Inglot, Intermix, James Perse, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Juicy Couture, Judith Ripka, Kids Kastle, Kiehl’s Since 1851, Lacoste, Longchamp, MAC Cosmetics, Marc Jacobs, Marshall Rousso, Michael Kors, Montblanc, Pandora, Reed Krakoff, Salvatore Ferragamo, Scoop NYC, Shooz at The Forum, Sony Style,  Stuart Weitzman, St. John, Swarovski, Tadashi, Ted Baker London, Thomas Pink, Tod’s, Tommy Bahama,  Tourneau Time Dome, Tumi, UGG Australia, Valentino, Vilebrequin and Y-3.
 
Additionally, several of The Forum Shops restaurants are participating with special food and drink offers including; BOA Steakhouse, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab, The Palm LV, Planet Hollywood, P.J. Clarke’s, Spago, Sushi Roku and Trevi Italian Restaurant. 
 
For an ongoing, updated comprehensive listing of all Fashion’s Night Out, go to forumshopsfno.com.
 

ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to
the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at forumshops.com.Find TheForum Shops on Facebook at facebook.com/ForumShops and follow twitter.com/the_forum_shops.

ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative originally created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence, and boost the industry’s economy during the recession. On September 8, 2011, in response to overwhelming demand, Fashion’s Night Out will return to New York City and over 100 cities nationwide to highlight fashion and support retail with exciting events that include designer appearances, celebrity guests, fashion shows and musical performances. In the United States, the program is a collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company, and the City of New York. For more information visit  fashionsnightout.com, or join us on Facebook and Twitter (@fnonyc, #FNO)