For The Tech-Savvy Fashonista
Wish there was a way to stay up to date with the latest news in the world of fashion while on the go? Now you can with these fashion apps! We’ve put together our top five for you!
1. New York Times The Collection:
With exclusive coverage from the professionals at Styles, T Magazine, and The International Herald Tribune, this iPad app is the perfect way for iPad users to make sure they never miss any news in the fashion world, even when out and about! The app provides slide shows, videos, and updates from The New York Times fashion blogs, behind-the-scenes interviews with fashion experts, and reviews from New York Times fashion bloggers, Cathy Horyn and Suzy Menkes. Take a virtual fashion tour to the latest runway shows in Paris, Milan, London, and New York, and stay up-to-date on the hottest looks before they hit the street! Plus, if you find yourself wishing you could share a fashion find with your friends, use the Collection to directly post articles, pictures, and videos straight to your Facebook, Twitter, and e-mail! Fashionistas have no fear, because now you can lead even the busiest day and still make sure to have up-to-the-minute fashion news!
Wish there was a navigation system for your fashion needs? Now, you can search and locate exactly which stores, fashion events, and designer products are available in your neighborhood with Lustr. Like a Google Maps for fashion lovers, Lustr locates the closest stores, trunk shows, sales, and promotions based on your search requests. The best part about the app is you can create an “itinerary” of your favorite designers, stores, and types of fashion events and Lustr will notify you when any of these opportunities arrive in your neighborhood! Plus, Lustr partners with various designers, such as Tory Burch, to bring exclusive sale offers and updates to its customers! With Lustr, you’ll never have to lust after a piece of clothing again–it’ll be right at your fingertips!
Wish you could see what mixing and matching clothes in your closet would look like without actually having to try each one on? Now you can with Stylebook, a wardrobe-organizing app that allows you to upload pictures of your clothes for a virtual closet. Categorize your clothes in your Stylebook closet and start mixing and matching pieces to arrange what you’ll wear in the next few days. Get this–you can even track how many times you’ve worn each piece so you never have to risk being seen in the same shirt one too many times! What Stylebook gives you that other closet apps don’t is its layering option. You can layer your pieces to see how they’d look without having to try them all on! Now that’s a lot of mess and time saved!
Calling all shoe lovers! Get ready for a dream come true with the new iPhone app, iShoes! With over 50,000 pairs of shoes to search through, iShoes is a must have tech tool for any shoe-lover. Through a search feature, users are able to search any shoe they are looking for by style, occasion, or brand. With a vast array of shoes uploaded from ShopStyle.com, users can scroll through the various options, and if they find one they love, they can tap the “retailer” box to be directed to the retailer’s information and website. From here, they can directly order, email the information to themselves and friends, or save the information into their “favorites” box! But here’s the best part–with an offline mode feature, users are able to download iShoes and browse through the options while on a long flight, or a road trip! Goodbye boring, light fligh–hello beautifulnew pair of shoes!
5. Lucky At Your Service:
This app, brought to you by the staff of Lucky Brand, is the perfect tool for users who know what they want, and need it fast! Lucky At Your Service is the go-to destination when you need to find which stores carry your favorite product. The app locates the closest retailers that carry a particular item and directly sends you to their website so you can place your order. If you’re not in a rush, put in your request with Lucky–size and color included, and the Lucky staff will personally contact and set aside the item for pick-up at your best availability! It’s like having a personal assistant on your phone!
So, whether you’re out of town, at a friend’s, or simply out on the street, you never have to be out-of-reach with your fashion tips. With these fashion apps, you’ll have everything you need to stay fashion savvy right at your fingertips-literally!