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FAO Schwarz Hosts Author Megan Hess for Book Signing

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FAO’s meet-n-greet and book signing event with Megan Hess (famed Illustrator, New York Times, Vanity Fair and Author of Claris “The Chicest Mouse In Paris” Books) to celebrate her latest book – Where is Claris in New York with F.A.O Schwarz and toy line of Claris was a massive success. The event took place on Saturday, February 11th at the iconic FAO Schwarz.


Megan flew in from Australia for this special event and some of her fans flew in from as far as Canada and lined up around the building to meet her and see the new line. For those that spent $60 or more received an exclusive – limited edition print of Claris in NYC. This promotion will go on all month while supplies last.


Megan Hess was destined to draw. After working in graphic design and art direction, Megan illustrated Candace Bushnell’s bestselling book Sex and the City in 2008. Her career in fashion illustration has since seen her creating for renowned clients all over the world, including portraits for Vanity Fair, animations for Prada in Milan, the windows of Bergdorf Goodman in New York, and live illustrating for fashion shows such as Christian Dior Couture. Megan is the author of many bestselling fashion books and the sensational Claris: The Chicest Mouse in Paris series. View Megan’s work at:


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