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Weekly fashion agenda: preparing for the biggest shopping event of the year

Department stores, designer boutiques, and fashion personalities are partnering all over the world to bring you an evening shopping extravaganza, Fashion's Night Out on September 10. Until then, keep yourself busy by following the international fashion weeks from Copenhagen and Stockholm to Sydney and New York.

Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival
August 23-28
Sydney, Australia

Brought to you by the same team responsible for Australian Fashion Week, the festival features ticketed fashion events for the public, showcasing Australia's leading designer brands and retailers as their collections arrive in stores throughout the city.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
September 9-16
New York, US

The biggest American designers, such as Tommy Hilfiger or Ralph Lauren, will show alongside fresh talent, including Prabal Gurung and Alexander Wang, when the Big Apple kicks off fall's fashion month.

Fashion's Night Out
September 10

The global event, in its second edition this year, will again see designers and celebrities team up with luxury stores and mass retailers to get people shopping everywhere from Berlin to Paris and New York. Follow the organizers on Twitter for a constant stream of updates on events and promotions. http://www.fashionsnightout.com