Every year, journalists, buyers and fashion lovers alike descend on the Big Apple for
, but there are just as many “off the runway” events that take place during those seven days. Let's take a look…
Events: First up is Fashion’s Night Out, the brainchild of Vogue magazine celebrated editor,
In Baltimore, the
Lounges are a great space for show attendees and writers to catch their breath. Inside
Bendel's treats: Stylish clothes were walking down the runway, but fashionable eats were popping up at the upscale women's specialty store, Henri Bendel. With the tagline "made with unique ingredients sourced from Brooklyn to Belgium, enjoy food that's chic enough to eat," the retailer launched its own line of snazzy food products. The snacks have names such as "Truffle your Feather," "Girls Playground Tea" and "Bendel Bar with 24K Gold and Dark Chocolate" and are sold at the flagship store in New York as well as online and in other Bendel stores across the country.