New York’s leading showcase for independent fashion designers—the Nolcha Shows presented by Neogrid—announces Fall/Winter 2016 lineup for New York Fashion Week

January 15, 2016


Nolcha Shows presented by Neogrid

Nolcha Shows presented by Neogrid


The Nolcha Shows during New York Fashion Week have announced the official calendar for February’s Fall/Winter 2016 events.   This season’s schedule will run February 15th – 18th, 2016 including runway shows, an industry dinner and closing party,


Now in its eighth consecutive year, and held during New York Fashion week, the Nolcha Shows are one of the city’s leading platforms for global independent fashion designers.


“With the changing landscape of New York Fashion Week,” 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, while we handle the production and growing their businesses state-side.”


This season will feature 5 runway shows, taking place at 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 6:00pm and 8:30pm on February 15th at Art Beam Atelier (540 West 21st Street between 10th & 11th Avenues).


The “Ones To Watch” show will kick-off the day, spotlighting: Minan Wong, Cute Like Mad, Planet Zero Motorsports, Stevenson University School of Design, and Virtruvius. The main runway collective will feature returning brands ACID NYC and Intrepid by AO’C as well as All Comes From Nothing. There will also be three solo shows for Rohitava Banerjee, Soufflesong, and Di Yusupoff respectively.


Official Sponsors include the new presenting sponsor Neogrid, along with Citi Bank, Ecru New York, DXV by American Standard, Thermal Tech, Don Q Rum and Regulus.


For more information, including biographies on each designer, visit: For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Roy of AMP3 Public Relations via 646.827.9594 or



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. The Nolcha Shows have built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator of fashion design talent and are officially listed by the New York City Economic Development Corporation; offering a range of cost effective options to increase designers recognition and develop their businesses. The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage including features in ADWEEK, 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. | | @nolchashows #nolcha #nolchashows