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CollegeCandy’s Fashion’s Night Out Cheat Sheet

For fashion lovers all over the world, Fashion’s Night Out is the best. day. ever. So many celebrities, free goodies, special deals, and free food, it’s seriously amazing. But how do you plan the perfect FNO experience? The trick is to find out exactly what’s going on in your favorite stores all over the country and plan accordingly, and lucky for you, CC’s doing exactly that! Here’s a quick guide to what’s happening in the best stores for college girls all over the country for the most magical day of the year…

H & M – Our favorite store ever for cheap, super fashionable pieces is going all out for FNO this year. In New York, attendees will find free double decker buses touring the city and stopping off at different H&Ms, live DJs, and personal stylists. All over the country H & M will be holding extra special shopping events with the chance to win access to a VIP performance by Lana del Rey!

Saks – The NY store has loads of stuff happening, including personal appearances from designers such as Max Azria, nail art and henna tattoos, an artist carving a giant crayon, a ‘girl’s night out’ party with Rebecca Minkoff, and an appearance from Darren Criss from ‘Glee’ from 7-8pm. The rest of the US definitely isn’t left out. Saks has a lot planned, from DJs to cocktails to special competitions. Head to your nearest Saks for some exciting treats!

L’Occitane – L’Occitane are staying pretty quiet on the updates front, but apparently they will be celebrating FNO all over the country. In NY they’re giving away jam-packed goody bags if you make a $65 purchase.

Alice + Olivia – This store is holding a really awesome themed party for FNO – Girl’s Night Out will have 80’s jams, braid bars, charm bracelet stations, tattoo booths, and palm readers. Seriously go to this one, it sounds amazing.

American Eagle Outfitters – In NY you can pick up a free tote bag, plus if you head to the Soho store you can get styled by New York Daily News fashion editor Raakhee Mirchandani and stylist Jessica King. Across the country the store will be offering special deals on your purchases.

Anthropologie – will have runway shows, personal styling and cool deals all over the US.

Bloomingdale’s – If there’s a Bloomingdale’s near you, definitely add it to you FNO schedule – there is so much going on all over the country that I can’t even list it all. Just some examples of the stuff they have planned? Free coffee, a Lady Gaga themed session, make-up advice, and free gifts. In NY you can meet Kelly Rutherford (Lily from ‘Gossip Girl’!) and so much more.

Tiffany and Co – Tiffany’s is another store that’s keeping things under wraps, but they’re definitely marking the event all over the country.

Forever 21 – Our favorite budget store will have djs, food, drinks and a free gift with every $40 purchase!

Zara – Celebrity dj’s, Spanish Cava Bars, and champagne!

Topshop – Topshop has different things going on all over the country – fashion raffles in Toronto, makeovers in LA and a live band and styling in NY.

Blingguard – If you can’t make it to any events, you don’t have to miss out on the fun! Blingguard is celebrating FNO on twitter – just follow, retweet and reply for the chance to win prizes!

[Lead image via New York Times]

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