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Wedding dress customizer Anomalie raises $13M as bridal stores crumble

David’s Bridal once owned 50% of the $36 billion wedding gown market before it filed for bankruptcy last year. Brides were growing sick of the lack of styles and sizes plus high prices at expensive brick & mortar shops. The industry was destined for disruption by software that would replace overhead costs and inflexibility with ...

Son-of-Reflectacles: Kickstarting a new generation of anti-surveillance eyewear

Eccentric eyewear maker Scott Urban first kickstarted his "Reflectacles" frames in 2016; the frames used emedded retroreflectors to make them throw back tons of light, making them highly visible (and great for things like night cycling); subsequent iterations beefed up the IR reflectivity, which blinded many CCTV surveillance cameras (they use IR to ...

Armoire is angling to become the every day Rent the Runway

When Armoire first emerged from MIT’s accelerator program back in 2016, the company’s vision was already fully formed — combine StitchFix and Rent the Runway to give women a low-cost, sustainable way to get a high-fashion, high-functioning wardrobe for every day. Ambika Singh, the Seattle-based company’s chief executive set out to solve two problems, the ...

Couture fashion company Vetements is selling an unauthorized €800 Pirate Bay hoodie

Vetements claims its clothes -- like this £291 unauthorized DHL tee -- cost so much because they use special factories and really good materials.

It's hard to understand how its unauthorized €800 Pirate Bay hoodie pencils out, though -- which is why Pirate Bay co-founder Marcin de Kaminski denounced the product, citing ...

Depop, a social app targeting millennial and Gen Z shoppers, bags $62M, passes 13M users

The rising popularity of omni-channel commerce — selling to customers wherever they happen to be spending time online — has spawned an army of shopping tools and platforms that are giving legacy retail websites and marketplaces a run for their money. Now, one of the faster growing of these is announcing an impressive round of ...

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, the fashion brand

The snack food you wear all over yourself if you try to eat it is now a clothing line.

Forever 21 now sells Flamin' Hot Cheetos branded fashion.

Here's the link to the whole collection online.

The rights to CHEETOS, FLAMIN’ HOT and Chester Cheetah belong to Frito-Lay.

I mean, the partnership makes sense as a ...

This is a love story: Everyone’s obsessed with the black jumpsuit from ‘Fleabag’

05.31.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Many people who have consumed the second season of Fleabag on Amazon were moved to their cores. Writer, creator, and star of the show, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, makes you question and unpack your thoughts about everything from religion and family, to fri... ...