The Nolcha Shows at Industria Studios, New York’s premier showcase for independent fashion designers, announces Spring/Summer 2018 lineup for New York Fashion Week

August 10, 2017

The Nolcha Shows at New York Fashion Week have announced the official calendar for September’s Spring/Summer 2018 events.   This season’s schedule will include 7 runway designers and 5 accessories brands, with more to be announced.


Now in its tenth year, and held during New York Fashion Week, the Nolcha Shows are one of the city’s leading platforms for global independent fashion designers.


“We’re very proud to be able to provide our brands with a premier platform to successfully launch their collections to the U.S. market,” says CEO of Nolcha, Kerry Bannigan, “This season we have several exciting American brands showing, in addition to a talented roster of independent designers coming from around the world.”


The Nolcha runway shows will take place at Industria Studios on September 8th, kicking off at 1pm with a light, artful womenswear show from All Comes From Nothing, followed by men’s & womenswear from W.Reflex at 3:30pm, and a crowd-pleasing show from returning designer LUYANG By YANGLU at 6pm. The day will culminate with the much-anticipated main runway show at 8:30pm which features 4 impressive new brands: bridal and eveningwear designer Chasity Sereal, womenswear and footwear designer NEUBYRNE, handbags for-a-cause brand Trade by Gina La Morte, and Yurita Puji who will be showing traditional Indonesian womenswear.


The Nolcha Fashion Media Lounge will take place at the Bryant Park Hotel on September 7th from 12pm-4pm, featuring collections from 7 independent accessories and beauty brands ranging from jewelry and handbags to scarves and shoes. This season welcomes All Black, Cheryl Eve Acosta, Gallery of Indonesia, Neubryne, and Sholdit. Virginia Stone will be on-hand with their luxury eye cream and Ecru New York will be doing hair touch-up’s.


Official Nolcha Shows Sponsors include: Citi Bank, Ecru New York, and Barton Sculptures.


For more information, including biographies on each designer, visit: For any press related inquiries, please contact Ashley Lutzker of AMP3 PR via 646.827.9594 or



About Nolcha Shows

The Nolcha Shows, co-founded by Kerry Bannigan and Arthur Mandel, are a leading award-winning event held during New York Fashion Week. Over the past ten years the Nolcha Shows have become established as a platform for discovery; promoting cutting edge innovative fashion designers. The Nolcha Shows have built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator of fashion design talent and are officially listed by the New York City Economic Development Corporation; offering a range of cost effective options to increase designers’ recognition and develop their businesses. The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage including features in ADWEEK, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, INC, US WEEKLY, Lucky, NBC, MTV and Forbes; and has been supported by brands including Citibank, Coca-Cola, Rusk, Otterbox, Vitamin Water, American Airlines, Don Q Rums and Landrover. | | @nolchashows #nolcha #nolchashows