Nolcha Fashion Week: New York Fashion Lounge Announcement

February 2, 2015


Fashion Lounge Press Release
Nolcha Fashion Week: New York has announced that the February Fall/Winter 2015 Fashion Lounge will take place on February 12th welcoming retailers, media, stylists and industry influencers to connect with global independent fashion brands.

Continuing in their seventh consecutive year, and held during New York Fashion week, the Nolcha Fashion Week: New York Fashion Lounge is one of the city’s leading platforms for innovative and cutting edge independent accessory and apparel designers to increase brands recognition and develop their business connections.

Jewelry brands include returning designers Michelle Pajak-Reynolds and Eva Shaw Designs; along with new comer Syd and Pia showcasing organic, sculpted anatomical pieces of which some are adorned with semi – precious stones.

Michelle Pajak-Reynolds, designer, shared: “I’m thrilled to be part of Nolcha Fashion Week’s New York Fashion Lounge event this season and looking forward to reconnecting with old friends and meeting new ones while sharing the latest designs from my studio.”

Handbag brand, Adora, will feature bold and modern pieces that are made in Italy yet curated for USA. Sharon Itayi scarves are modern, beautifully bold with visually striking prints inspired by her Zimbabwe heritage. The Haute House Design Studio is showcasing a collective of high fashion elegance with an edgy chic twist.

In addition is menswear collective Schuyler4 showcasing Alberto, Carl Gross, Codice and Haupt. Joining the menswear roster is TaylordBlu introducing a collection of bow ties, neck ties, pocket squares, lapel flowers and suspenders inspired by vintage Hollywood with a modern touch and Planet Zero Motorsports; a brand with the vision to blend high fashion with motorcycle apparel and to bend the line between safety and haute couture – with pieces available for women too.

SOLO One-Step® will be providing an onsite nail bar along with refreshments and light bites from Fogo de Chão. Additional official sponsors include: J.R.Ewing, LightSpeed, DON Q Rums and Indie Hair.

For more information, including biographies on each designer, visit: For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Roy of AMP