New York, NY (PRWEB) February 10, 2012
In celebration of New York City’s IMG Fashion Week, February 9 – 16, Mandarin Oriental, New York is offering the following collection of haute happenings throughout the week.
Bing™ Lounge at Mandarin Oriental, New York
Mandarin Oriental, New York, Bing™, GQ and Condé Nast Traveler have collaborated again this season to create a respite for fashion media professionals from Fashion Week madness. The Bing™ Lounge, located on the hotel’s 35th floor in MObar, is a stylish hospitality lounge conveniently located just steps away from the tents at Lincoln Center and provides a haven for fashion bloggers, editors and journalists where they can enjoy complimentary wi-fi, laptops, food, beverages and footage of the week’s runway shows. The Bing™ Lounge is open to fashion media Monday, February 13 – Thursday, February 16, 2012 from 10:00am – 3:00pm. Please present press credentials or business card for admittance. For more information, please contact the Mandarin Oriental, New York press office at +1 212 805 8816.
Bing™ Lounge Special Events
Jonathan Valdez “Tweetheart Tweet Up”
Tuesday, February 14, 2012, US Weekly contributor and founder of the blog Orange Juice & Biscuits, Jonathan Valdez, will make a special Bing™ Lounge appearance for a Valentine’s Day/Fashion “Tweetheart Tweet Up” from 11am – noon. Fashion media are invited to attend and drop off their business cards to enter to win a Radley of London designer handbag. Coverage of this tweet up can also be followed on Twitter using hashtag “#MOJBbreakfast”.
Special Appearance by Rodarte
On Thursday, February 16, 2012, fashion media mavens are invited to come to the Bing™ Lounge from 10am – 11am for a special guest appearance by Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the talented sisters behind the cutting-edge label, Rodarte. The designer-duo will speak about their inspirations for their latest collections which will make its runway debut February 14th. Coverage of this special appearance can also be followed on Twitter using hashtag “#MOFashion”.
Moët Champagne Slumber Party Package
To celebrate NYC Fashion Week 2012, Mandarin Oriental, New York has partnered with one of the world’s finest champagne houses to create the most glamorous Manhattan girls’ getaway -- a Moët Champagne Slumber Party. Celebrate friendship and the finer things in life with up to four friends in luxuriously appointed accommodations while enjoying quality time shopping, getting pampered and bonding over copious amounts of Moët Imperial bubbly. The Moët Champagne Slumber Party package includes one night in a suite for up to two people, or one night in a suite with a connecting room for up to four people, two bottles of Moët Imperial Champagne per suite/room, manicures & pedicures in the hotel’s Five-Star Spa, VIP shopping experience with a Personal Style Consultant at Saks Fifth Avenue, and a selection of “girls night in” movies. Package rates begin at USD 2,245. The Moët Champagne Slumber Party can be purchased with one suite for up to two people or with a suite plus connecting room for up to four people. This package is available from through April 30, 2012, is based on availability, and cannot be combined with other offers. Additional nights may be booked at prevailing rates. To book, please contact reservations at +1 212 805 8800 or call toll free +1 866 801 8880.
Style A La Carte
During Fashion Week, to celebrate in true style, Mandarin Oriental, New York with the Style A La Carte professional stylist service with one of NYC’s top celebrity and socialite stylists, PJ Pascual. Guests of Mandarin Oriental, New York will enjoy the opportunity to shop for the perfect additions to their spring/summer wardrobes, experience a customized wardrobe revamp, style for an entirely new look, or scout for the perfect outfit for an upcoming event. Whatever your fashion need, PJ Pascual will create a day of tailor-made shopping at NYC’s top designer stores and boutiques. The Style A La Carte service includes a pre-shopping questionnaire, one-hour of pre-shopping consultation, and six hours of car serviced-shopping with celebrated stylist PJ Pascual. This package is priced at USD 1,602 and is available only to guests of Mandarin Oriental, New York, based upon availability. Style A La Carte can be booked online through Mandarin Oriental A La Carte when booking a hotel stay online, or by calling reservations at +1 212 805 8800 and mentioning “Style A La Carte.” The cost of accommodations is not included in Style A La Carte’s price. Purchases during the Style A La Carte excursion are incremental to this service’s cost.
About Mandarin Oriental, New York
A stunning fusion of modern design with stylish Oriental flair, Mandarin Oriental, New York features 248 elegant guestrooms and suites — all with breathtaking views of Manhattan and Five-Star hospitality. Luxurious amenities include Asiate, the hotel’s elegant restaurant; MObar created by noted interior designer, Tony Chi; the Lobby Lounge with dramatic views of Central Park; a 14,500-square-foot, Five-Star Mandarin Oriental Spa; and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a 75-foot lap pool. In addition, there is premium meeting and event space, including a 6,000-square-foot pillar-less ballroom with three walls of windows overlooking Central Park. Located in Columbus Circle’s Time Warner Center, Mandarin Oriental, New York is in an idyllic location just steps away from world-class dining, shopping and entertainment, including the Broadway Theater District, Lincoln Center, Central Park, Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Time Warner Center’s collection of upscale retail shops and restaurants.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels and resorts. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 41 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 26 countries, with 18 hotels in Asia, 12 in The Americas and 11 in Europe and Middle East. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 12 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.
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