Samantha Leibowitz New York to Debut at the Nolcha Shows for Spring/Summer 2017

June 30, 2016

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The Nolcha Shows is thrilled to announce that apparel brand Samantha Leibowitz New York will be joining the lineup to present the Spring/Summer 2017 collection September 12th at ArtBeam.


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


Designer Samantha Leibowitz grew up with art museums, architecture and gardens at her exposure. The arts continue to inspire her creative mind when designing versatile apparel for her collections. In August 2015, Samantha officially launched the company known to be Samantha Leibowitz New York. She has efficiently designed contemporary, technical masterpieces for the bold, the independent, the adventurous and the fashion innovators.


Samantha Leibotwitz, designer comments; “We are honored and excited to take part in the Nolcha Shows as Nolcha remains an industry leader in showcasing independent fashion designers to a global audience.”


Made in the Garment District New York City, Samantha Leibowitz New York has designed versatile apparel that is everlasting from dawn till dusk each day.


Samantha will present her collection as part of the Nolcha Shows main runway show alongside returning designers ACID NYC and Rohitava Banerjee. Sponsors for the Spring/Summer 2017 season will include NeoGrid for Fashion, CitiBank, J.R Ewing and Garden of Flavor.


Kerry Bannigan, Nolcha Shows Co-Founder shares; “We are thrilled to welcome Samantha to our runway shows this upcoming season. It is fantastic to be showcasing more Made in NYC collections and we look forward to introducing this brand to our in-depth network that seeks to support the launch and growth of independent fashion designers.”


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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 eight 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