Nolcha Fashion Week: New York Official Shoe Sponsor selected to showcase at The Holiday Lookbook

October 4, 2012

Italian shoe brand Gibellieri recently debuted the Spring/Summer 2011 collection in USA as Official Shoe Sponsor of Nolcha Fashion Week: New York. To continue the USA brand promotion the collection will exhibit at The Holiday Lookbook, produced by Shiraz Events, on October 5, 2010 from 11am to 7pm at The Level at Metropolitan Pavilion, located at 123 West 18th Street, 5th Floor (between 6th and 7th Avenues).

Tiziana Gibellieri, Owner, commented: To launch our brand in the United States, Gibellieri chose Nolcha Fashion Week: New York held during New York Fashion Week, due to its reputation and a solid organized platform for launching brands. Gibellieri is confident to have found an ideal partner for growing the brand and our philosophy.

Guest host, Fashion Correspondent and Entertainment Reporter, Jill Martin will guide guests through The Holiday Lookbook show to find the perfect gift ideas for the holiday editorial list.

Jill Martin is a fashion expert, three-time Emmy-Nominated television personality, and author of Fashion for Dummies. Jill is a Today Show contributor, discussing everything from the latest trends to how to shop on a budget. She is well known for the wildly popular Today Show Ambush Makeovers. Jill has done in-depth coverage from the Golden Globes and Oscars conducting celebrity interviews and discussing red-carpet fashions. A contributor to US Weekly magazine, she can also be seen frequently on Access Hollywood, Extra, Entertainment Tonight and The Insider.

Below is a schedule of events:

11:00am to 7:00pm:  The Holiday Lookbook doors open to accredited members of the media.

12:00pm to 5:00pm:  Meet the energist from The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Jennifer Mirman, also known as Zen Jen. She will be giving complimentary readings at The Holiday Lookbook and offering her line of jewelry with precious, healing gemstones. Celebrities like Denise Richards and Jennifer Love Hewitt consider themselves fans, along with the cast of The Real Housewives of New Jersey.

1:00pm to 4:00pm:  Join our host, Fashion Correspondent and Entertainment Reporter Jill Martin who will offer personal tours and talk about each of the brands and products. She is available for one-on-one interviews, as well as personal tips and holiday gift recommendations.

3:00pm to 4:00pm:  DeVine Lip Shimmer product launch. Meet the founders as they introduce a new line of lip shimmers made with 100% natural ingredients and added health benefits from wine.

5:00pm to 7:00pm:  Cupcake and Tea tasting by Little Cupcake Bakeshop and h.wood Teas.

The Gibellieri shoe factory, established in 1976 in SantâElpidio a Mare by Enrico Gibellieri, produces womens shoes. The company has a long handcraft tradition, which is used to manufacture products that are entirely made in Italy. The utmost attention has always been paid to choosing high quality materials in order to produce an elegant, modern and exceptionally well-made product.

The Gibellieri Spring/Summer 2011 collection focuses on details that evoke the sky, the sea, flowers and earth in all its meanings. The tropics and their atmospheres. The waves are translated into the soft leather uppers games, the smells and colors of the tropics is reflected in the use of pastel colors ranging from yellow cedar to turquoise. The explosion of the vitality of mother nature is reflected in the use of colors and animal prints that recall the wildlife belonging to every woman, without forgetting the black color as a must for every season.

For more information regarding Gibellieri contact: Arthur Mandel arthurm@nolcha.com

To view event details visit www.theholidaylookbook.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. 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.

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About The Holiday Lookbook

The Holiday Lookbook is a 1-day, bi-annual media showcase event featuring specially selected products in the lifestyle categories including fashion and accessories, beauty and spa, home, food and beverage, electronics, travel, and eco-conscious brands, among others, just in time for short lead holiday gift guides and long lead spring previews, awards season, Valentines Day, Easter, Spring Break and other stories. Participating brands are hand selected for their unique qualities, benefits and relevance. They are able to showcase their products to members of the press, set in a stylish boutique-style setting. Preview a video from past event visit:

www.youtube.com/user/TheHolidayLookbook | www.theholidaylookbook.com

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.