Rent the Runway, a Designer Fashion Start-Up, Raises $60 Million

Rent the Runway, a web start-up that lets women rent designer clothing at affordable prices, tries to make it a lot less difficult.Now, the company will have more resources to make that happen. On Friday, the company plans to announce it has raised $60 million in venture capital, which will value the start-up from $500 […]
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How to mix colors, volumes and shapes…

Not so easy….in particular when you want to mix many colors without achieving the final result of looking like a fruit salad…still, look at the beautiful picture on the right by Takay for French Elle magazine.  You can see the complete set of photographs here and appreciate how a good color mixing is done.  As […]
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Zackees™ Turn Signal Gloves™ Launches Online for the Holiday Season

San Francisco, CA – This holiday season instead of “ubering” it to the holiday parties, why not ride a city bike or cycle home Dutch style wearing illuminated cycling gloves? Cycling is becoming more of a lifestyle choice world wide with green implications and health benefits. The question is how to cycle safely and visibly? […]
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Trending now: off-the-shoulder

Christian Siriano RTW Spring 20 Here at Sneakypeek, we’re always hungry for the next uber style trend. And on today’s menu, we’ve got a delicious off-the-shoulder silhouette for your sartorial satiation. Enjoy! There are several reasons why the off-the-shoulder look is awesome. Firstly,  any body shape can rock it. Got a pair of shoulders? You’re invited to the […]
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A Museum of Unnatural History

Toys! Endless toys! So many toys! But which toy is the best toy? Even the most seasoned of shoppers struggle to sail the seas of Christmas toy shopping. But let not the plastic-wrapped turbulence dishearten you! We have the answer, sneakies. And the answer is art. Frequent Sculpture by the Sea finalist Jane Gillings is now exhibiting a […]
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Welcome to WND-LND

 Is this the most darling of all textiles? We think so. Meet the humble applique patch- ever quirky and ever adorable.  Romantic, cheeky and slightly hard-edged, this outfit has summer lovin’ written all over it. To get the look , we plucked this hand-embroidered, organza midi skirt from Canberra-based label WND-LND.Perhaps the most important thing to keep in mind when […]
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Long May She Reign

This editorial could have been plucked from the imaginations of the brothers Grimm themselves! We were lucky enough to have two of our handmade tiaras featured in this elegant editorial. Directed by the talented Alyssa Selin, these shots are a regally Renaissance dream. If you’d like to grab one of our exclusive headpiece designs for yourself, […]
Posted in accessories, Australian designer, Couture, Editorial, Events, gothic, Haute, makeup, Opulent, Romantic, Royal, Tiara, Whimsical, {style reports} | Comments Off

Where Design Meets Technology: On the Catwalks of London

Fashion Week saw big labels fall over each other to flaunt their tech credentials. Burberry launched a sleek click-to-buy option on Twitter, while Top Shop staged unprecedented tie-ins with Instagram and Facebook in its latest bid to woo the digital generation. Wearable technology, no longer fashion’s ugly duckling, is lighting up the catwalk. A fibre-optic […]
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Twitter Makes Tests to Buy Fashion

In our test, an entire purchase can be completed in just a few taps. After tapping the “Buy” button, you will get additional product details and be prompted to enter your shipping and payment information. Once that’s entered and confirmed, your order information is sent to the merchant for delivery. via Testing a way for […]
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Samsung, Diesel Black Gold Collaborate on Gear S Catwalk Designs – PSFK

Samsung has partnered with Diesel Black Gold to design exclusive pieces featuring the new Samsung Gear S. The unique show collaboration embodies the union of innovative, design-conscious technologies with a contemporary and unique fashion ecosphere. ​Diesel Black Gold is a line that expresses Diesel’s heritage, taking the brand’s irreverent attitude and innovative techniques to new […]
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