Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK announces February Fall/Winter 2013 lineup

January 14, 2013

Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK, now in its sixth year, has announced its’ official calendar of events for February Fall/Winter 2013 New York Fashion Week, which will run February 11th – 14th, 2013, including runway presentations, an exclusive bloggers brunch, fashion lounge, after-parties, networking events, and an official fashion week closing party.

Continuing into their sixth consecutive year, and held simultaneously with New York Fashion Week, Nolcha is one of New York’s leading platforms for independent fashion designers and will be showcasing over sixteen designers this season.

Wednesday, February 13th, will serve as the main day of runway shows, to be presented for the second season in a row at the illustrious Pier 59 on 18th Street and the West Side Highway.  Shows will take place at 1:30pm, 4:30pm, and 7:30pm.

Presenting brands range from Jungwon (designer raincoats) to Samantha Cole London (edgy British womenswear), and Michael Fenici (bespoke men’s suits) to The Vanity Project (organic t-shirts with a cause).

The Presenting Sponsor RUSK returns for a second consecutive season, and is joined by Official Sponsors: smartwater, CLEAR, RealBeanz, DON Q Rums, and American Airlines.

Individual biographies on each of the participating designer collections can be found at: www.nolchafashionweek.com/designers.

For a video recap of Nolcha Fashion Week: New York last season, September 2012, visit: www.vimeo.com/52896863.

For more information, visit www.nolchafashionweek.com.  For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Campbell 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. 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 RUSK

Fashion + Culture + Attitude. RUSK is passionately dedicated to the art of hairdressing and represents unparalleled creative artistry and individuality in the professional haircare world. With a synergistic approach to cut, color and style and a complete range of high-performance products and tools, RUSK empowers professional stylists and their clients to achieve extraordinary results both in the salon and at home. From Deepshine™ Hair Color and RUSK Professional Engineering tools to iconic styling products like w8less, thickr and str8, RUSK products are available at fine salons around the world and at Cosmoprof and ULTA stores throughout the US.

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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.