Following the latest fashion trends is one thing, but finding those items and creating your own stunning looks out of them is quite another. When you want to be the most fashion-forward person at work, on the street, or among your friends, you need some technological help. Use these stellar apps to identify the clothes, shoes, and accessories you love. Find them easily by connecting with personal shoppers and communities full of other fashionistas. Finally, order your great new stuff and feel amazing when you leave the house.
Join a community of fashionistas on the Hunt app. When you see a look you love, whether it’s on the street or on Instagram, post a picture, your budget, and your size if you want. Then, other Hunt users who know where to buy the items will comment on your query letting you know where to buy those pieces, or suggesting alternatives that look similar. You can also follow other people’s hunts and shop popular items. This one’s free to download on iOS and Android.
The PS Dept app is free to download, and it connects you with a personal shopper ready to help you find the looks you crave. You can use the app one of two ways. The first involves sending a request for help with finding a piece or putting together an outfit. The PS Dept personal shoppers will work to get you exactly what you need and have it shipped to you. You also can check out what’s trending and items that the shoppers have recently discovered.
The premise of free iOS and Android app Stylect is simple. You look at pictures of shoes and you swipe right or left, depending on whether you like them. Sounds much more fun than Tinder, right? The app offers more than 350,000 shoes from all your favorite brands. Create search filters to get a more personalized selection. Save your favorite shoes, and even buy the best ones via the app. Once you start swiping, you find it hard to stop. Be sure to check out Android Headlines to find more great style apps like Stylect to suit your retail therapy needs.
Free on iOS and Android, Pose is a photo-sharing social network similar to Instagram, but with a fashion focus. Follow fashion bloggers, your favorite designers, and the stores you love to get fashion inspiration in a great feed each day. Pose has a vintage focus, so expect to see lots of unique pieces. Search for specific items, browse through tags, or post your own photos with tags to help other users see your favorite looks.
Whether you love to mimic the top runway looks or you have fun putting vintage items together to create your own unique looks, these apps will add fun and convenience to building your wardrobe. Refine your existing style, find new and unexpected items to add to your closet, or overhaul your entire look for something new and amazing you just discovered.