Fashion is always moving- flash collections, special collaborations, there is always something new in store to brows and covet. It is hard to keep up with the vast offer, so why not indulge in some window-shopping for the digital age?
Take your favourite past time with you everywhere you go and never miss that “new in store” surprise.
Net-a-Porter what’s new (Free-iPhone and iPad)
Online retail giant Net-a-Porter could not fail to have an application for both iPhone and iPad. It allows you to browse and buy the new items as well as shop by the trends discussed in the magazine. The application also has a “read only” version of the magazine so you can catch up on the latest news and trends. Overall, it does everything you need a shopping application to do.
E-bay Fashion (Free- iphone and ipad)
E-Bay Fashion is a handy tool to help you buy second hand clothing through a first class app. You can brows per designer, trend or category. It also has a handy “closet “ feature where you can save favourite items, build items and share for a second opinion. With the iPhone camera you can also “try on” what you want to buy. Its like having all the world’s best vintage shops in your hands.
My Style Fashion Assistant (£1.49- iPhone and iPad)
Quoted as being many girl’s favourite iPhone app My Style Fashion Assistant, is both fun and helpful. Do any of you remember Alica Silverstone’s computerized rotating closet in teen movie classic Clueless? Well this iPhone app gives you that closet with the added bonus of that fact that its portable. You can take pictures of your dresses, shoes even jewellery and store them so you can scroll through and put outfits together.
Go Try It On (Free- iPhone)
It’s a social media powered app that lets you upload photos of yourself and get an opinion from other people about your outfit. Some people upload pictures form the fitting room when deciding whether to buy the item or from their bedroom in the morning. You can comment on other people’s looks or simply vote Yes or No. Ask for advice or flaunt your style on this innovative fashion social network.
Fashion Nomad (Free- iPhone)
This app is a travel guide for fashionistas who always want to be in the know and love questing for the coolest haunts. The App was set up by former model Debra Winter and for the moment is available for New York, San Francisco, Paris, Milan, London, Sydney and Shanghai. The GPS enabled app also guides you to the boutique of your choice. This is the ultimate fashion app for the stylish traveller.
By Valentina Zannoni