NYFW Spring ’19 – NOLCHA’s Newest Design Class With Vanessa Williams!By The DivaGals | September 20, 2018 | Lifestyle
Every New York Fashion Week season, NOLCHA, the runway showcase for emerging artists and foreign brands, renders its stage to the next wave of fashion.
The day kicked off with ACID NYC, a women’s and menswear brand known for a fearless approach to design with its limited edition prints. It’s a collection of wearable art inspired by the beauty of our surroundings and focuses on raw materials.
Three international collections hit the 5 p.m. stage. Virtruvius is a collection created by students from Canada.
Amnesia is a Hungarian brand offering unique garments and accessories for free-spirited women. It took this season’s inspiration from its native Budapest.
Hathairat serves up statement pieces from its Bangkok-born-NYC-transplant designer Hathairat Maneerat.
An evening show closed out the day with designer Aranyani, a socially conscious brand of hand-painted men’s & women’s bags designed to connect humankind to nature…
And KavenLiu Dimor is a brand from China which aims to interpret the unique charm of Chinese clothing with original designs, inspired by the concept of harmony between man and nature.
Vanessa Williams, Clear Eyes® spokesperson, was there with hundreds of eye portraits taken by renowned eye photographer Bridges Aderhold, which was part of brand’s #MyShiningMoment initiative that serves to celebrate people’s shining moments in order to inspire others to do the same.