Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK announces September Spring/Summer 2014 lineup

August 14, 2013

The announcement for Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK SS14 line up is released

The announcement for Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK SS14 line up is released

Nolcha Fashion Week: New York presented by RUSK, now in its sixth year, has announced its’ official calendar of events for September Spring/Summer 2014 New York Fashion Week, which will run September 10th – 12th, 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 Mercedes-Benz Fashion week, Nolcha is one of New York’s leading platforms for independent fashion designers and will be showcasing over 30 designers this season.

Wednesday, September 11, will serve as the main day of runway shows, to be presented for the third 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.  The Nolcha Fashion Lounge will follow on Thursday, September 12 at YOTEL.

Presenting brands range from Nina Athanasiou (haute couture) to Oiselle (athletic wear), and Maita Marimo (womenswear) to Karo (swimwear), with other returning favorites including: Danilo Gabrielli, Tess Johnson, Mariana Valentina, and The Vanity Project (organic t-shirts with a cause).

“We’re thrilled to have RUSK returning for the third season in a row not only as our presenting sponsor, but also as the creative vision behind the hair artistry backstage,” says CEO of Nolcha, Kerry Bannigan, “They have been integral in bringing our designers collections’ to life, and we are ecstatic about the caliber and diversity of talent we will be showcasing this season.”

The Presenting Sponsor RUSK is joined by Official Sponsors: Homanz, Biovea, DonQ Rum, smartwater, and My Fashion Database.

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, February 2013, visit:http://vimeo.com/64911827.

For more information, visit www.nolchafashionweek.com.  For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Campbell Roy 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 six 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.  The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage which has included: Forbes, Bravo TV, WWD, BBC, NBC, MTV, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Lucky, Financial Times, and many others.

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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.