By Kelsey Zimmerer
As the days are getting windier and the nights chillier, the temptation to stay indoors is becoming ever-present. But with these exciting fashion events we’ve found, you’ll have to spend these nights out!
Friday & Saturday, Nov. 1-2 — Millennium Campus Conference 2013
Running from 4 p.m. on Friday to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Northeastern will be hosting the student conference focusing on UN Millennium Development Goals. These goals aim to enrich students with the skills they need to be successful in their on-campus and overseas projects in the coming year. Students will also learn how to become part of the movement to end global poverty, and can look forward to hearing from keynote speaker Kenneth Cole. Tickets are $25.
Wednesday & Thursday, Nov. 6-7 — Boston Style Fixx
Style Fixx is a fashion lovers dream: style, shopping, food, drinks, beauty, fitness and more, all packed into two nights and topped off with a swag bag. Meet designers and well-known brands, as well as Boston’s most fashionable women at the event, which also visits New York, Chicago, Washington DC, Miami and Los Angeles. All of the fun will happen at the Boston Center for the Arts from 5-10 p.m. with tickets priced at $30. Guests must be 21+.
Saturday, Nov. 9 — Fierce Styles 6 Fashion Show
Missed out on Boston Fashion Week? Here’s another opportunity to catch a fashion show before the year is over! Fierce Styles 6 Fashion Show will feature designers Ashley Shavon, Bella Rose, Emily Hancock, Ngolela and Kinda Tourma Fashion with host Miss Massachusetts 2013, Julianna Smith. The event will take place at the Back Bay Events Center: Dorothy Quincy Suites. Doors open at 7:15 p.m, and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30 at the door, or can be purchased for $25 on Eventbrite.com.
Tuesday, Nov. 12 — Business In Heels
This networking event brings together Boston women who have a passion for business, great food, fashion and art. Perfect for juniors or graduating seniors, chat with women in the business to make connections and plan for post-grad life. Also, hear from speaker Andrea Wight, from UMass Boston’s Center for Collaborative Leadership and Emerging Leaders Program. Head to the Charlesmark Hotel on Boylston Street from 6-9 p.m, but first RSVP! Tickets go for $25.
Friday, Nov. 15 — Alvin Valley Trunk Show
Turn weekend shopping into something more on Friday at the Alvin Valley trunk show. Meet the designer, see his spring 2014 collection and take home something great! The event will be hosted at the Four Seasons in the Shaw Room and cocktails (for the over 21 crowd) begin at 5:30 p.m. with the shopping lasting from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 15 — Red Letter Launch Party
Take part in celebrating the upcoming online boutique, Red Letter, set to launch this month! The site is said to be a new destination for fashion forward women and will carry a variety of trendy clothes and jewelry. Want a preview? Hit up their launch party at the Naga Lounge and Nightclub at 10 p.m. for a fashion show, music and drinks.
Sunday, Nov. 17 — Fetysh Shoe Swap
Expand your fashion circle- instead of trading necklaces with your roommate, exchange shoes, bags and jewelry with all of Boston! If you’re looking for a unique and exciting update to your wardrobe, don’t miss Fetysh Shoe Swap, hosted by Wardrobe Consultant/Personal Stylist Tricia and Fetysh Shoes & Accessories. The style swap will take place from 2-6 p.m. at Fetysh Shoes located at 4266 Washington St. Tickets are $20 for general admission, or $10 for bloggers and press!
Friday, Nov. 29 — The Fashion Hub Presents Kiehl’s Beauty & Mini Facial Shopping Party
Relax and rejuvenate after Thanksgiving with The Fashion Hub and Kiehl’s with facials, refreshments and beauty giveaways. All proceeds from the event will go to the American Liver Foundation to support The Fashion Hub’s Jennifer Chen’s fundraiser, Run for Research. The day of beauty will go down from 2-7 p.m. at Kiehl’s in Chestnut Hill at 199 Boylston St. in Newton. Be sure to book your facial on Eventbrite soon, as time slots are running out. Cost is $10.