About Us

Gjilberta Lucaj-Cohen and Vera Lovici met in New York City where they found a shared interest in sustainability and fashion. Their relationship quickly evolved from friends to business partners as founders of NYC Sustainable Fashion.

Gjilberta Lucaj-Cohen

Gjilberta Lucaj-Cohen is a New York City-based concert cellist and fashionista with a critically acclaimed international career.

Nominated in 2016 by the President of Albania as one of the 100 most accomplished Albanian-Americans, she has been hailed across the world for her beautiful tone and stirring performances. 

 Gjilberta paired her cello performances with couture fashion shows in  NYC starting 2005. Since then she has regularly performed for Fashion Week NYC and throughout the USA.

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Vera Lovici

Vera Lovici

Vera Lovici was born in a zero-waste environment, in a Romanian Village where nothing was wasted.

 

She has over 10 years of experience in marketing and communication while living, working and studying in London, Monaco and New York City.

As a young entrepreneur, Vera is enthusiastic about sustainability and empowering women to become leaders. She aims to be a key factor in gender diversity.

 

To pursue that goal she volunteers as a Marketing and Communication Manager for PWN Global under the Entrepreneurship Committee.

 

NYC Sustainable Fashion is a worldwide performance and fashion show production company.

We offer designers the chance to showcase their collection to the fashion industry and the world's press. All designers featured in our shows use sustainable practices and are guaranteed press coverage.

We are currently taking designer applications for our NYFW and LAFW 2021 Shows. Our events will be exciting - featuring a professional runway and various fashion-related exhibits throughout the day and evening. 

Our platform provides inspiring sustainable fashion designers with the opportunity of a lifetime – a chance to work and showcase their collection at our world-class fashion shows. We're creating an impeccable platform where fashion, music and art exist as one within a family-like environment of care, trust and love. 

Business & Community Focus

Our team is developing an international fashion show production platform for sponsors, investors to reach and leverage global  media.

 

Haute couture international fashion show runway productions and our accompanying fine art exhibitions attract a worldwide, affluent clientele. We connect our partners with this key audience.

 

Our dedication to high fashion runway productions is accompanied by a solid commitment to serving our local communities and fostering next-generation fashion artists' development.

Our Mission

NYC Sustainable Fashion is a worldwide performance and fashion show production company.

We offer designers the chance to showcase their collection to the fashion industry and the world's press. All designers featured in our shows use sustainable practices and are guaranteed press coverage.

We are currently taking designer applications for our NYFW and LAFW 2021 Shows. Our events will be exciting - featuring a professional runway and various fashion-related exhibits throughout the day and evening. 

Our platform provides inspiring sustainable fashion designers with the opportunity of a lifetime – a chance to work and showcase their collection at our world-class fashion shows. We're creating an impeccable platform where fashion, music and art exist as one within a family-like environment of care, trust and love. 

Business & Community Focus

Our team is developing an international fashion show production platform for sponsors, investors to reach and leverage global  media.

 

Haute couture international fashion show runway productions and our accompanying fine art exhibitions attract a worldwide, affluent clientele. We connect our partners with this key audience.

 

Our dedication to high fashion runway productions is accompanied by a solid commitment to serving our local communities and fostering next-generation fashion artists' development.

Student Programs

NYC Sustainable Fashion recognizes the importance of fashion industry education and will provide opportunities for future careers in this field. Your support will allow us to grant invaluable  performance and real-world experience propelling deserving students towards successful careers.

 

Fashion industry supporters will have the opportunity to be a part of an exclusive event held twice a year. (Students will be from FIT, Parsons School Of Design or other fashion-accredited schools in the USA).