Nolcha Fashion Week: New York Announces Line-Up for the Spring 2011 Collections

August 9, 2010

A new selection of design talent will showcase its collections at Nolcha Fashion Week: New York September 13th – 16th alongside returning brands Maleku, Elena Garcia, Dora Abodi, Afanador, Ana Guiterrez and KabukiU among others.

The collections debuting include Stella Simona, Narciss, Nicole Bridger, Liz Fields, Hepsen Uzcan, Vivienne Pash and N Kwon. Additionally, Tammam, Gunnas, Zele, Miksani, Vella Mode and Vicerra will showcase at the Ethical Fashion Preview in association with Bel Esprit Showroom. The Accessory Exhibition welcomes Bessi & Company, Adha Zelma, Evolve45, Elly Clay and M Brulee.

With the support of Landrover and Downtown Alliance the Spring 2011 Collections will be presented to the press, buyers and industry insiders at the decadent 195 Broadway, the 29-story building in the Financial District known as Reuters building and was the longtime headquarters of AT & T and Western Union.

For nearly four years, award winning Nolcha Fashion Week, held simultaneously with New York Fashion Week, has provided the opportunity to independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to the fashion industry. Nolcha Fashion Week: New York week of events draws international attention and over 2,000 press, retailers and industry figures.

Nolcha Fashion Week: New York activities include the announcement of the winner for the Beyond the Runway Award in association with NY Post and LooseButton; offering the chance to one fashion designer to receive a business support package worth over $50,000 as sponsored by Ernst & Young, Orrick, Studio Light and MSLK.

Official Car sponsor Landrover is joined by Paul Mitchell, DonQ Rum, Riazul Tequila, NY Post and Crest. Goodie bag sponsors include Vitamin Water, Nicole Miller fragrance and Marc Ecko cologne.

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For press inquiries contact: Kerry Bannigan |

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. Over the past five years Nolcha Fashion Week has established itself as a platform of discovery promoting innovative fashion designers through 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. | | @nolchafashionwk #nolcha

Nolcha Fashion Week: New York, founded by Kerry Bannigan and Arthur Mandel, is a leading award winning event held during New York Fashion Week hosting independent fashion designer runway shows.