Aventura Mall and Danny Santiago Present Fashion’s Night Out 9/8/11

Aventura Mall Welcomes Back Fashion’s Night Out
Thursday, September 8, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Aventura Mall
19501 Biscayne Boulevard
Aventura, FL

Decades of Passion for Fashion Runway Show, 7:00 p.m., Center Court
Join us as a fusion of today’s hottest trends and yesterday’s vintage styles warp into a high-energy runway show and an eye-catching fashion exhibit from celebrity stylist Danny Santiago for this special night. Explore exclusive in-store events. From delicious treats to one-night-only savings to live music, the stores have it all! Plus, be one of the first 150 shoppers to show same day receipts (Sept. 8) for purchases of $150 or more and receive a one-of-a-kind Aventura Mall FNO tote.

Macy’s Fashion
Thursday, September 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Enjoy a fashion show and personal consultations in trend closets while you enjoy original beats from celebrity DJ Irie.

Cole Haan
Thursday, September 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Enter to win a new pair of Cole Haan shoes every month for an entire year.

Michael Kors
Thursday, September 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Enjoy a private party and special handbag giveaway.

Celebrity Stylist Danny Santiago Headlines the Night as Dozens of Fashion Retailers Offer Special Events & Promotions

Aventura Mall will honor fashion and the art of shopping during its second annual Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) celebration. The festivities will be highlighted by Decades of Passion for Fashion, a runway show and exhibit from celebrity stylist Danny Santiago.

Santiago’s runway show will begin in Aventura Mall’s Center Court at 7 p.m. featuring styles from the past that influence the hottest fashions of today. And, throughout the day, the shopping center’s Fountain Court (adjacent to the Apple store) will be transformed into an exhibit showcasing authentic vintage fashions from past decades.

Exciting in-store events and promotions will also be taking place from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. that evening. Aventura Mall retailers participating in Fashion’s Night Out include, but are not limited to, Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, Anthropologie, Charles David, AX Armani Exchange, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Cole Haan, Guess, Herve Leger by Max Azria, J.Crew, Michael Kors, ZINGARA, Ted Baker and Tommy Hilfiger.

In addition, Aventura Mall will be giving away exclusive FNO shopping totes to the first 150 shoppers that show same day receipts (Sept. 8) for purchases of $150 or more at the MasterCard Concierge Center. This one-of-a-kind tote displays an illustration by Melanie Figueroa Nieves, fashion design student at the Ai Miami International University of Art & Design and winner of the 2011 Fashion’s Night Out Fashion Illustration Competition hosted by Aventura Mall.

For a complete listing of Aventura Mall stores participating in FNO, visit www.aventuramall.com or call the MasterCard Concierge Center at 305-935-1110. Fashion’s Night Out is free to the public.

South Florida’s #1 shopping destination among locals and international visitors, Aventura Mall ranks as one of the top five highest grossing malls in the country in sales per square foot. Anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Macy’s, Aventura Mall boasts 300 specialty stores, ranging from chic, internationally renowned names such as Louis Vuitton, Herve Leger by MaxAzria, Burberry, Faconnable, Henri Bendel, Michael Kors and Hugo Boss to many of the most popular and recognized retailers, including Abercrombie & Fitch, Apple, Calvin Klein, Forever XXI, True Religion and Diesel. Aventura Mall is also home to 10 full-service restaurants and an exclusive contemporary art collection featuring 10 installations positioned throughout the shopping center.

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Celebrity stylist Danny Santiago is a Miami native and has collaborated on the costumes for “Sex and the City,” “Sex and the City 2” and “Confessions of a Shopaholic.” His designs are also featured in the 5th season of “Burn Notice.” As one of today’s most sought after stylists and image makers, Santiago has made contributions to Italian and Russian Vogue, Interview, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Magazine 10 and Citizen K. The list of celebrities he has dressed includes Madonna, Prince, Mary J. Blige, Janet Jackson, Lenny Kravitz, Jennifer Lopez and Sarah Jessica Parker. Santiago is a graduate from the Ai Miami International University of Art and Design (at the time IFAC), where he won the “Fashion Design Award.”

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)

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