Leveling the Playing Field for Independent Designers during New York Fashion Week, Nolcha announces February Fall/Winter 2015 designer lineup

January 26, 2015


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Nolcha Fashion Week: New York has announced its’ official calendar of events for February’s Fall/Winter 2015 New York Fashion Week.   This season’s events will run February 11th – 15th, 2015, and will introduce a longer 90-Foot Runway at Pier 59 Studios, offering guests a better vantage point of the show.

Continuing in their seventh consecutive year, and held during New York Fashion week, Nolcha is one of the city’s leading platforms for global independent fashion designers; offering a range of cost effective options to increase brands recognition and develop their business.

“With the changing landscape of New York Fashion Week as we know it,” says CEO of Nolcha, Kerry Bannigan, “We remain the destination for both emerging and established independent brands, offering global designers an economically-sound, turn-key solution where they can focus on their collections, and we can focus on production and growing their businesses state-side.”

Portuguese designer, Katty Xiomara, returns with a runway showcase of her RE-evolution collection. Additional shows include the “Ones To Watch” collective including emerging brands Charles & Ron, Yvette Hass, Haute Atheltics, and Mitsouly, and an evening show which features established international brands such as Prieston, Ann Himsel and Danny Nguyen Couture.

The runway shows will take place at 4:00pm, 6:30pm, and 8:30pm on February 15th at Pier 59 Studios (West 18th Street and the West Side Highway).   The Nolcha Fashion Lounge will take place on February 12th, displaying a mix of fashion and lifestyle brands.

Official Sponsors include: J.R.Ewing, Fogo de Chão, LightSpeed, DON Q Rums, Indie Hair and SOLO Gel Nails.

For more information, including biographies on each designer, visit: www.nolchafashionweek.com. For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Roy of AMP3 Public Relations via 646.827.9594 or nolcha@AMP3pr.com.

About Nolcha Fashion Week: New York

Nolcha Fashion Week is a leading award winning event for independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to a global audience of press, retailers, stylists and industry influencers. Continuing into the seventh year, Nolcha Fashion Week has established itself as a platform of discovery promoting innovative fashion designers through individual and collective runway shows and exhibition during New York Fashion Week. The event is an officially recognized New York Fashion Week platform by New York City Economic Development Corporation; offering a range of cost effective options to increase designers recognition and develop their business. The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage which has included: Forbes, Bravo TV, WWD, BBC, NBC, MTV, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Lucky, Financial Times, and many others.

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