Go Offline in Style for National Unplugging Day

March 3, 2016

Tomorrow is National Unplugging Day and the Nolcha Shows have got you covered from the runway to your wardrobe sharing some of the top style tips while you unwind; whether enjoying the outdoors with loved ones, relaxing at home or catching up on a much needed date night.


The Great Outdoors:

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Left: JUNGWON, Center: ACID NYC, Right: All Comes From Nothing.  Credit: Nolcha Shows

Leave the phone behind and hit the nearest park for some fresh air and good conversation with loved ones. For the more sporty type the waterproof, windproof, sustainable jacket by JUNGWON is a good match. For those a little daring and aiming to add some edge to your outfit then look no further than the Made in NYC “Astraea” jacket from ACID NYC, which converts into a vest; and an added bonus that it is layered with self-heating ThermalTech technology for those chilly days. Lastly we recommend a timeless and ageless style with minimal and structural silhouettes from All Comes from Nothing offering comfort and elegance.


Home Sweet Home:

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Left: Haute Athletics, Center: Maison De Papillion, Right: Oiselle. Credit: Nolcha Shows
Lock the door, turn off all technology and take some time to reconnect with yourself. Just because you are at home does not mean style must be forgotten. For those seeking pieces where fashion and performance meet Haute Athletics is the first stop; creating pieces for people from all walks of life and levels of fitness to style up or down their looks to transition and adjust to their active lifestyles. Maison de Papillion’s Sleepwalker collection is the perfect partner in crime for lounging; using the best fabrics and giving attention to every detail, the brand is committed to providing looks of unparalleled quality. Fancy heating up the workout then Oiselle’s  feminine fierce athletic apparel is the one for women who love to run and race.


Date Night:

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Left: Cute Like Mad, Center: Intrepid By AO’C, Right: Minan Wong.  Credit: Nolcha Shows


Whether a night with a loved one or with the girls quality time with no phone interruptions is one for the books and we have some memorable style choices to add. Made in NYC from natural and environmentally friendly materials, this Cute Like Mad red dress and grey shawl is created for the woman who doesn’t mind standing out in a crowd. For those seeking simplicity this grey dress from Intrepid By AO’C is classically innovative and chic. Want to add some bold coloring and patterns then look no further than this Minan Wong jumper and skirt combination; add the jacket for the evening chill. Minan Wong is constructed from natural and eco-friendly fibers that transform into clean, vibrant lines structured with feminine details and Made in USA for fair wages and support the local economy, so you can look great without feeling guilty.


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About Nolcha Shows

The Nolcha Shows, co-founded by Kerry Bannigan and Arthur Mandel, are a leading award-winning event held during New York Fashion Week. Over the past eight years the Nolcha Shows have become established as a platform for discovery; promoting cutting edge innovative fashion designers. Dubbed the “Hot incubator of new fashion design talent” by Forbes, the Nolcha Shows continually receive positive prominent media and celebrity attendance. Consistent media coverage includes features in ADWEEK, Financial Times, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, INC, US WEEKLY, Lucky, NBC, MTV and Forbes; and has been supported by brands including Citibank, Coca-Cola, Rusk, Otterbox, Vitamin Water, American Airlines, Don Q Rums and Landrover.


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