Buro 24/7 details the best in fashion forward apps to use to stay ahead of the game, breaking down the top five in business.
The fashion, iTunes addition as some key resources when it comes to apps. Sites such as WWD, Stylebop, Net-A-Porter, FarFetch and a host of others offer real-time monitor displays of collections directly from the catwalk, but there are a few upstarts snapping at their heels, some with the means to purchase products immediately, too. Buro 24/7 runs down the best new fashion week-fashion apps to explore.
Popsugar Fashion Week
Popsugar Fashion Week brings you all the news and highlights from Fashion Weeks across the globe. Its editors share up-to-the-minute coverage and track trends straight off the catwalk, with interviews from top designers and models and street style it’s a winder into insider life.
Select and shop your favourite looks straight from the runway, within one hour of the show. There is a ‘Swipe It’ function that means a move to the left directs ‘No Thanks’, and to the right it’s added to your ‘Wish List’, before you are notified of its arrival to buy. Sleek, chic, mobile shopping.
Flink is all about street style and allows you to see hot new looks from the top fashion bloggers, including Garance Doré, La revue de Kenza, Adenorah, Absolutely Glamourous, Mercredie and le blog de Lilou. You can also save these looks for later, visit the original blog posts, and “heart” the looks you love. When you first launch the app, you’ll tap to follow as many of the included bloggers, and then tap your way through each of the photos included in each screen. You can explore which clothes and accessories make up each look, or you can just swipe through and see various images of the different parts.
Grabble: The Fashion Finder
Grabble is a service for fans of online shopping – and it will save all of your finds from the vast web in one place. Additionally, the app helps keep track of what interests your girlfriends and global trendsetters alike, giving off enjoyable moments with instant alerts on promotions and discounts on your selected products.
Simply referred to as ‘Lou’, this app gathers what the leading designers, insiders, photographers, and bloggers are posting across all your preferred social networks, providing an inspiring way to follow, and shop, your own private library of fashionable sources.