Today I was very excited to receive a press release in my inbox from the folks at Lilly Pulitzer! "Please join Lilly Pulitzer in celebrating late into the night at our Madison Avenue store for Vogue’s Fashion Night Out on Thursday, September 10 until 11 pm! Meet our Design Director Janie Schoenborn as she dishes out style tips and talks fall trends and enjoy a one-of-a-kind print made just for you with a select purchase!" The press release says:
Lilly Pulitzer celebrates Fashion's Night Out!
Kicking off the first night of New York's Fashion Week, Lilly Lovers (editors note: hey, that's us!) are invited to celebrate late into the night at Lilly Pulitzer's Madison Avenue store for Vogue's Fashion Night Out taking place September 10th until 11pm! Come see the Lilly Pulitzer print design team in action as they print one-of-a-kind prints for select purchases. Printed Lilly playing cards will also be given away as a gift with purchase. Also in-store is Lilly Pulitzer's Design Director Janie Schoenborn! She'll be dishing out style tips and talking Fall trends. At Lilly, every hour is happy hour, so stop by Madison Avenue to view our Fall 2009 collection, have a cocktail (or several!), and meet our talented design team!
Lilly Pulitzer unites with over 700 New York designers and thirteen other fashion capitals around the world for a night of fun and entertainment at Fashion's Night Out! Sponsored by Vogue, the CFDA, and NYC & Company, Fashion Night's Out seeks to promote retail, restore consumer confidence and celebrate fashion through an evening of late-night shopping extravaganzas. Next to only finance, fashion is the second-largest industry sector in New York City - here's your chance to make your change a colorful one at Lilly Pulitzer!
About Lilly Pulitzer
Lilly Pulitzer provides apparel and sleepwear for women, apparel for children and men, accessories including eyewear, shoes, handbags, jewelry, belts and gifts, fragrance, stationery and two entertaining books, all inspired by the authentic Palm Beach lifestyle. The children's clothes are a pint-size version of the women's line, reflecting the same color palette and prints in charming styles appropriate for infants, toddlers and girls size 4-14. There are 75 Lilly Pulitzer Via Shops in Lilly-loving communities around the country. Lilly Pulitzer also operates a number of company-owned retail stores in select locations including New York, East Hampton, Greenwich, Key West, Westchester, King of Prussia, Dallas, Austin, Houston, and San Diego. Lilly Pulitzer is sold in major department stores including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom and Bloomingdale's, as well as upscale specialty shops such as Jeffrey and Clubs nationwide. More information on products, distribution and the Lilly story is available at http://www.lillypulitzer.com/.
Do you live in the New York Area? Will you be making an appearance at this event? I would LOVE to meet Janie, she seems so fun and interesting! If you do go, Lilly Lovers want a full recap!