AMCONY Shows Schedule for September 2017
This September, during NYFW a unique collaboration will hit the runway. AMCONYC, the #1 launch pad for today’s top emerging brands and talent, has teamed up with Variety the Children’s Charity of New York and one of its cohorts, The Door, to showcase designs from the young adults involved in The Door’s programming.
On Friday, September 14th, the three entities will produce and host a fashion show, followed by a VIP reception, showcasing original, sustainable designs from some of the Doors talented fashion focused youth under the guidance of students from FIT.
The designs to grace the runway will be chosen by a highly respected panel of judges including Joseph DeAcetis,
Style Director of Forbes, Richard Aloisio, Art Director of The New York Times plus a soon to be announced popular influencer. The big night will feature fashion, dance, and art with proceeds benefitting The Door and Variety the Children’s Charity of New York.
Maj Designs | Sept 12 | 2 pm
Designer Jamie Johnson is from Anchorage, Alaska. Learning from her mother how to read cut and sew patterns. Jamie quickly moved on to amending those patterns and eventually to designing her own. There became such a demand for her custom dresses that she opened a custom dress shop in Anchorage, AK and there MAJ was born. Johnson will be debuting her newest collection this fall under AMCONYC! RSVP
KLÄD Apparel | Sept 12 | 5 pm
KLÄD Apparel was founded in 2012 by head designer, Melanie Trygg. The AMCONYC Shows will be KLÄD Apparel’s first East Coast runway presentation, with a departure from the more formal event-wear pieces of collection’s past to a fresh perspective on luxe loungewear! KLÄD Apparel revolves around a sincere appreciation of the human body and what clothing can do to enhance it’s natural beauty. RSVP
Zula Studio | Sept 12 | 8 pm
Zula Khramov is the creator of ZulaStudio, a high end women’s clothing line, launched in 2007 and immediately recognized by the fashion community. ZulaStudio designs high quality clothes
for the modern woman who is sexy, sophisticated and feminine. She appreciates the exquisite detail, rare technique and hand work in a striking silhouette. RSVP
Bradelis New York | Sept 13 | 2 pm
Designer Akiyo Hirakubn born in Osaka, Japan, started Gold Flag Ltd. in 1991. Today, the brand boasts 16 stores in Japan, 3 in NYC, and 1 in Taiwan. The company designs, manufactures, wholesales, and retails lingerie products. Hirakubo will be debuting her latest collection this fall under AMCONYC! RSVP
Nicole Bell Designs | Sept 13 | 5 pm
Founder and designer, Nicole Bell launched her line in XX. Nicole will now be debuting her newest collection on September 13, 2017 during Fashion week with AMCONYC. This collection is a further exploration of what it means to be a woman of the 21st century, transforming what women want, who they are, and what they need to feel like the best version of themselves. RSVP
Atelier Kate | Sept 13 | 8 pm
In creating this company, founder and creative director, Katherine Tramposh, set out to create a company she would be proud to call her own! The heart of the brand comes from a deep desire to empower not only the women that wear her clothing but the planet that supplies the tools, the people who create the garments and the communities that each live in. Looking good and doing good are now synonymous because with Kate, you can trust that the clothes you live your life in are grown organically for the betterment of our environment. RSVP
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