The Future of Fashion Is Now


AMCONYC Fashion Week – The Future of Fashion Is Now 

NEW YORK ( March 2, 2016) — AMCONYC Fashion Week sponsored by Dunkin’ Donuts came to a close on Thursday, February 18th, 2016 after they welcomed over 2,000 guests throughout the seven emerging designer showcases at Studio 450. Adding to the ‘wow’ factor of a seamless production, Aveda and Make-Up Pro were the backstage sponsors.

AMCONYC had a very successful season not only doubling their projections, but exceeding them to over 4 million impressions.  A selection of the industry’s top editors, bloggers, fashion pundits and celebs filled the seats during AMCONYC Fashion Week including Cosmopolitan Magazine, Seventeen Magazine, GQ Insider, Nylon Magazine, Latina Magazine’s fashion director, Ebby Antigue, InStyle, People Style Watch, New York Examiner, and top talent including DJ Xenia Ghalli, Hayley Orrantia, Tashiana Johnson, Niki Kloss among many others, leaving the shows vividly impressed.

Dunkin’ Donuts showcased their newest espresso beverage, the Caramel Macchiato, in addition to their lattes and cappuccinos at the onsite cafe and Media Lounge.  Attendees, models, and staff were also treated to Dunkin’ Donuts’ outrageously delicious Fudge Croissant Donut.

“Our vision is to nurture the future of fashion and foster emerging designers by offering the opportunity to reveal their unique designs and one-of-a-kind pieces,” says Quaranto, founder of AMCONYC. “As a former designer myself, I can relate and understand every aspect and concern the designers have. That’s what sets us apart. We don’t believe in providing just a showcase; AMCONYC believes in working with emerging and independent designers to build the foundation of their brands and the future of fashion.”

According to Tara Sexton, Beverage Brand Manager at Dunkin’ Donuts, “Dunkin’ Donuts is recognized for offering innovative, high-quality coffees and espresso-based beverages that keep people running any time of day. AMCONYC Fashion Week was all about showcasing the future of fashion and hot new looks, and we were proud to be able to shine the spotlight on our brand’s new ‘layered look,’ of  Caramel Macchiato, and to keep AMCONYC’s guests, staff and models running throughout the week.”

Available hot or iced, Dunkin’ Donuts’ Caramel Macchiato is a handcrafted, layered espresso beverage. Two shots of Dunkin’ Donuts freshly brewed, rich espresso are poured over steamed milk swirled with sweet caramel flavor. Available at participating Dunkin’ Donuts’ restaurants nationwide, a Macchiato can be customized with any of Dunkin’ Donuts sweetened coffee flavor swirls.

AMCONYC is at the helm of the revolutionizing of NYFW.  With the recognition of Made In NY, AMCONYC which has been introduced as the premier platform that focuses on emerging designers, catering to the needs of the industry and creating a full experience to connect designers to their audience. For more information or designer profiles, visit

 For more information, please visit or follow us @amconyc.  For media inquiries, contact Gabriella Velez at PR [at] amconyc [dot] com.

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