January 20, 2016


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The Nolcha Shows presented by Neogrid are proud to announce that womenswear brand INTREPID by AO’C will be returning for the third season to present their Fall/Winter 2016 collection on February 15, 2016 at ArtBeam.


Designer Aeirin O’Connell graduated from FIT and launched INTREPID by AO’C in 2012. Through her fashion line O’Connell seeks to creatively help women achieve style with ease whilst staying committed to philanthropic endeavors. Fashion critics rave that her designs are extensions of her own personality, experiences, and interpretation of the world.


INTREPID by AO’C designer, Aerin O’Connell shares; “This is such an absolute honor and I am beyond thrilled and humbled to return to the Nolcha Shows runway. I know this will be a very memorable experience and want to thank everyone who has made this possible.”


INTREPID by AO’C’s signature style is classic with a twist, classically innovative and chic. Aerin dedicates much of her free time to philanthropy, especially those initiatives that are related to global child care. In the past she has participated in emergency relief programs like the Katrina Relief project in New Orleans and Global Volunteers projects in countries like Romania, Peru, & Liberia.


Nolcha CEO Kerry Bannigan comments; “We are thrilled to welcome the return of INTREPID by AO’C for the Fall/Winter 2016 season. This is a brand that continues to evolve and keep us intrigued. The designer is talented and also passionate beyond her collection – she continues to give back to the community and the global sector as a whole; causing much admiration for her work.”


For more information about INTREPID by AO’C visit: https://nolchashows.com/designers/intrepid-by-aoc-3/


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 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.


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