Fashions Night Out 2011It’s that time of year again! If you have plans to be in New York City on September 8, 2011, you can join the frenzy that we affectionately call FNO. There are so many events, parties, and shopping opportunities that it takes some wading through to find the good stuff. Here is our best bet list of beauty things that you won’t want to miss.

  • Bond No. 9: All three NYC locations will be debuting their new brand, I Love New York
  • C. O. Bigelow: 414 Sixth Avenue: Mini makeovers and cocktails from 6 – 11 PM.
  • Color Club: mobile locations: Serving up nail polish out of a vintage Good Humor truck in the Meatpacking district. Follow @ColorClubNail for updates.
  • CND: Bergdorfs, mobile location outside Philip Lim, Catherine Malandrino: Complimentary Shellac manicures.
  • Completely Bare: 103 Fifth Avenue: RHNY and owner Cindy Barshop will appear for questions and photos. Will offer small services and product line.
  • CREED Fragrance Boutique: 794 Madison Avenue: launch of CREED Royal Oud for men and women, which has already been presented to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Portion of sales will benefit royal favorite charity, Tusk USA.
  • DEX New York Cosmetics: 46 East 65th: Celeb makeup artist DEX will be on hand for makeovers and complimentary makeup applications, as well as photo ops between 6 – 9 PM. Champagne will be available, as well as a gift with purchase.
  • Elizabeth Arden Flagship Store: 691 Fifth Avenue: Mini services, cocktails, a surprise fashion experience, DJ Shan Boogie, and special gifts as well as a complimentary eyelash application with a $50 purchase from 6 – 10 PM. CallĀ (212) 261-1254 to reserve your all access appointment and special gift.
  • Essie: Bleeker Street and West 11th: Essie manicurist Elle Gerstein will be at the Teen Vogue block party to give manicures and dish on current celeb nail favorites.
  • Inglot Cosmetics: 1592 Broadway: Mocktails and appetizers will be available while makeup artists give you a mini-makeover from 6 to 9 PM.
  • Kiehl’s: 109 Third Avenue: carnival food and drinks, celeb appearances, and raffles from 6 – 11 PM.
  • L’Occitane en Provence: 146 Spring Street: French food and rose wine will be available, along with complimentary hand massages. Enter to win an amazing trip to France, and get a sneak peek at their new skincare line.
  • LUSH: 1293 Broadway: Handmake your own bath bombs and chat with representatives from the LUSH factory about how products are made and the ingredients used. Iced Wine Shower Jelly will also be available for purchase.
  • Make Up For Ever: boutique at Sephora Soho, 555 Broadway: Lash Tenders will be helping customers create their very own lashes at the Lash Lounge from 6 – 11 PM. Learn how to apply false lashes like a pro, and purchase a special FNO lash set.
  • Maybelline New York: Gansevoort Plaza in the Meatpacking District: Mini-makeovers, DJ Chelsea Leyland, a free tube of Great Lash mascara, free t-shirts designed by Patricia Field to the first 300 guests. Spokesmodels will be on hand, as well as a kiosk to upload a photo of your makeover to social media sites from 8 – 11 PM.
  • MAC Cosmetics: 109 Spring Street: Beth Ditto will perform from 8 – 9 PM, and makeup artists will be on hand until 10 PM.
  • Nails Inc.: 15 Sephora stores across Manhattan: special launch of a bespoke FNO nail polish.
  • NARS Cosmetics: 413 Bleeker Street: A special evening with Francois Nars, founder of NARS Cosmetics from 7 – 9 PM. A special FNO product, Silver Odyssey, will be launched as well as a Guy Bourdin visual on display at the boutique.
  • Rickys NYC: 87th Street and Broadway: With a $40 purchase, receive a full glam makeover by the Rickys NYC Pro Elite beauty team and Too Faced Cosmetics along with a complimentary manicure by Dashing Divas manicurists led by Patricia Yankee, Katy Perry’s personal manicurist. Raffle prizes every half hour, DJ E-Stylez, champagne, and sweets will be provided.
  • The Plaza Beauty: Inside the Plaza Hotel: Makeover raffles every hour from 6 – 11 PM, complimentary gifts from Whish, Becca, Antica, and more with any purchase. Goldfaden Skincare will be doing exfoliating hand massages.
  • Votre Vu: 9th Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets: VuBAR Airstream will be available, as well as a contortionist and French Can Cans. Sample their beauty beverage through a SnapDragon Sprite ice sculpture.
Know of any other FNO beauty events? Let us know in the comments so we can update!