What are some new fashion app startups?

A Fresh Take on Fashion: The Rise of App Startups

Fashion is a rapidly evolving industry, with new trends and styles cropping up every day. And thanks to technology, today we have an array of new fashion startups taking the industry by storm through mobile apps. Call it the edge of convenience or the digital revolution, but it seems like the future of fashion is at our fingertips.

Imagine having a virtual personal stylist in your pocket. Or getting the exact size of a dress without having to hit the dressing room. Even better, how about having an entire fashion community just a click away for advice, reviews, and recommendations? That's exactly what these new fashion app startups are offering. And as Quentin, your friendly fashion-tech enthusiast, I'm here to give you the lowdown on some of the most promising ones.

StyleSeat: Your Virtual Wardrobe Organizer

Remember the evergreen movie Clueless and the enviable computerized wardrobe of Cher? StyleSeat, a fast-emerging fashion app startup, is making that a reality for all of us. This smartphone app neatly categorizes your clothes, shoes, and accessories into different sections, letting you browse and assemble outfits with a simple swipe. Got a yellow skirt but not quite sure what to match it with? StyleSeat will suggest everything from shirts to shoes in your wardrobe.

One fantastic feature of StyleSeat is its integrated weather forecast. It will let you know whether your selected clothes match the day's weather or not. It certainly saves me from my frequent fashion faux pas like wearing a leather jacket on a sunny day. And the best part? It's like having a personal stylist sans the expense.

Fitbay: Perfect Size Every Time

Speaking of getting the right size every time, another app startup on the block is Fitbay. Known for transforming online shopping into a precise science, Fitbay cleverly tackles one of the biggest hurdles of online fashion shopping - sizing. With Fitbay, you get size recommendations based on your body shape and size. Additionally, it also offers style suggestions keeping in mind your comfort and preference.

As a tall, slender guy, I constantly struggle with sizes while shopping online. Some brands run large, and some small, it's like a never-ending guessing game. But thanks to Fitbay, now I can order with more confidence, knowing that the clothes will actually fit well. It's an absolute game-changer in the fashion-tech industry. Trust Quintin on this, Fitbay is the fashion friend you never knew you needed!

Poshmark: The Fashion Matchmaker

Next on the list is Poshmark, an app startup that has become a popular platform for both buyers and sellers. It creates a unique online marketplace for fashion enthusiasts, allowing you to sell your gently used or unworn apparel, and also buy from others. It's perfect for those who love vintage styles, one-off pieces, or are just on a tight budget.

What's noteworthy about Poshmark is its user-friendly interface and strong community-based approach. It raises the bar by offering a personal touch to online shopping. Remember the joy of finding the perfect pair of jeans at a local thrift store? Poshmark delivers that thrill right at your doorstep! As a buyer, seller, and lover of unique pieces, this platform unfolds a whole new world of possibilities for me.

The Hunt: Crowd-Sourced Personal Stylist

Ever had your eyes locked on an outfit a celebrity is wearing but couldn't figure out where to find it? Cue The Hunt, a fashion app that literally sends you on a treasure hunt to find your desired piece. Users simply submit a photo, and then the Hunt community scours the internet to find where to buy it. The power of With the crowd is unleashed in true style with The Hunt.

I must admit, I've had my fair share of fashion hunts on this app, especially when it came to mimicking the rock persona of my favorite singer. The app offers an inclusive platform that leverages the collective knowledge of its community members to help find what you're looking for. Forget the frustration of endless searching, the answer is just a post away on The Hunt!

WeWoreWhat: Redefining Fashion Blogging

WeWoreWhat is an app startup that brings fashion influencers and bloggers directly onto your screen. Offering a curated feed of fashion blogs, the platform lets users access the latest trends, insider tips, and style statements from the who's who of the fashion world.

As a blogger myself, I can say this app is a breath of fresh air. It is a unique melting pot of ideas, creativity, and real people. It does away with the hassle of following numerous fashion blogs and websites. Here you have it all - from vintage to couture, high-street to high-end- in one place.

Stylebook: The Ultimate Fashion Journal

Finally, we come to Stylebook. It's not just an app, but a fashion journal. It helps to catalogue your wardrobe, plan outfits, and keep track of what you wear the most. Perfect for those who struggle to decide what to wear every morning or tend to forget about that gorgeous dress hidden at the back of the closet.

I've personally found Stylebook to be a great tool in rotating my clothes and not sticking with my all-too familiar 'safe' outfits. It offers a highly visual and interactive way of planning your style, and even allows you to tag outfits to particular events or occasions. Who knew that organizing your wardrobe could be so much fun!

These fashion app startups are truly revolutionizing the way we interact with fashion. Their innovative features, coupled with the convenience they bring, redefine the fashion landscape. They are the crossroads of technology and style, breathing fresh life into the industry. So go ahead, give them a spin and let technology play the stylist!