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Google Glass: Fashion Accessory and Recording Device #MBFW

Google Glass: Fashion Accessory and Recording Device #MBFW

The futuristic headset—deemed Google Glass by those in the know—made an appearance at New York Fashion Week. Sergey Brin and Sarah Jessica Parker were both spotted wearing the high tech specs. Designer Diane Von Furstenberg and her models wore them on catwalk. Not just a fashion accessory, the [Full Story…]

#NYFW – Apps Make Insider Events Open to All

#NYFW - Apps Make Insider Events Open to All

There is a new emergence of iPhone apps designed for fashion insiders to stay up to the minute during NY Fashion Week. Some of the apps, highlighted by Adweek, include: Fashion GPS allows its 4,5000 users to register for Fashion Week events, locate shows on an interactive map and check in by [Full Story…]

Tumblr & Milk Studios Partner to Cover #NYFW

Tumblr & Milk Studios Partner to Cover #NYFW

Tumblr, in a partnership with Milk Studios, is sending a band of five bloggers to cover Fashion Week. Tumblr has set up a home base for all things Fashion Week and readers can follow the coverage using the NYFW Twitter hashtag or the five individual bloggers: Alex, Bryant, Chloe, Lucie and [Full Story…]

#NYFW – Fashion Blogger BryanBoy’s Path to Power

#NYFW - Fashion Blogger BryanBoy's Path to Power

Bryan Grey-Yambao, better known as BryanBoy, is an elite fashion blogger who’s invited to even the most exclusive Fashion Week shows. His eponymous blog averages over 1.4 million page views a month. He’s been blogging about fashion since 2004, longer than the Sartorialist, or Tavi Gevinson. A [Full Story…]

Samsung Galaxy Note Sponsors Rag & Bone During #NYFW

Samsung Galaxy Note Sponsors Rag & Bone During #NYFW

Samsung, makers of the hybrid smartphone/tablet Galaxy Note, have struck a deal with the NY fashion company Rag & Bone. The device is the focal point for sponsoring Rag & Bone’s Fashion Week show on Feb. 10 at Pier 57. Rag & Bone designers, David Neville and Marcus Wainwright have [Full Story…]

#NYFW – Follow the Fashion Twitterers

#NYFW - Follow the Fashion Twitterers

The New York Daily News compiled a list of the fashion elite that will be tweeting from NY Fashion Week, which officially kicks off tomorrow. Here are some of the Daily News picks: Daily News reporters will be @NYDNF, tweeting behind the scenes action and trends.  @johnjannuzzi will head the [Full Story…]

NY Taxis Add Smartphone Shopping Tech During #FashionWeek

NY Taxis Add Smartphone Shopping Tech During #FashionWeek

During NY Fashion Week, which starts this Thursday, taxi passengers will be able  buy beauty products with a swipe of their smartphone. According to The Wall Street Journal, the new technology will be test driven in 50 cabs.  Riders who want to make a purchase have to download a free app and hold [Full Story…]

A Digital Fashion Show Coming to #FashionWeek NY?

A Digital Fashion Show Coming to #FashionWeek NY?

During Fashion Week NY, buyers have to squeeze in as many shows as possible--hence the week has morphed into 10 days.  In order to accommodate schedules, KCD Worldwide is creating digital fashion shows. Developed with King & Partners, a NY digital agency, it will launch during next month’s [Full Story…]

StyleCaster Rises in the Fashion World

StyleCaster Rises in the Fashion World

Ari Goldberg, the founder of StyleCaster, describes his NY-based fashion site as Facebook meets Conde Nast. Launched in 2009, it has 2 million unique visitors a month and now Goldberg sits in the front row during Fashion Week. Inc. Magazine reports that Goldberg’s seating position reflects the [Full Story…]

Fashion Week Attendees Use Popular iPhone App Instagram #NYFW

Fashion Week Attendees Use Popular iPhone App Instagram #NYFW

Instagram, the free iPhone app that filters camera-pictures has made its way into NY Fashion Week, in and out of the tents. Images of the runway, backstage and taken from Oscar de la Renta's account, the fashion are obsessed with the filters available for Instagram. Though only available for the [Full Story…]

Fashion Week: Tumblr Giving Rise to the Fashion Community #NYFW

Fashion Week: Tumblr Giving Rise to the Fashion Community  #NYFW

Blogging platform Tumblr has raised its profile in the fashion community, a development that wan'ty foreseeable when it was founded four  years ago.  For NY Fashion Week, it brought influential Tumblr bloggers to the events as reporters, giving them access to runway's top shows, according to a New [Full Story…]

Fashion Week: Tracking Runway’s Top Designs with Lyst #NYFW

Fashion Week: Tracking Runway's Top Designs with Lyst  #NYFW

With New York's Fashion Week in full swing Mashable has profiled the NY startup Lyst, which enables consumers to receive updates from various fashion brands and individuals in a platform similar to Twitter. Users can virtually "track" the runway items that once caught their eye by signing up for [Full Story…]

Fashion Week: Role of Social Media in Fashion’s Night Out #FWNY #FNO

Fashion Week: Role of Social Media in Fashion's Night Out  #FWNY #FNO

Fashion's Night Out, a NY based retail venture, was initially created in the midst of the recession in 2009 by Anna Wintour and Diane von Furstenburg to engage and excite consumers, offering them the opportunity to shop their favorite stores while meeting and greeting designers and celebrities.  [Full Story…]

Fashion Week: A Fashionista Twitter List (#NYFW)

Fashion Week: A Fashionista Twitter List (#NYFW)

For the opening of Fashion Week NY today, Social Times has put together a comprehensive list of key fashionistas on Twitter who will be tweeting the comings and goings of the various runway shows.  Some of the people who will be tweeting (and when) include: Thursday, Sept. 8, Lucky Magazine [Full Story…]

Fashion Week: Where to Watch the Runway Shows Online (#NYFW)

Fashion Week:  Where to Watch the Runway Shows Online (#NYFW)

With New York Fashion Week officially kicking off today, the New York Times takes a look at the various websites where fashion fans, particular those who can't make it in person, can watch the various shows online.  More than 30o of the Lincoln Center shows can be found on one YouTube site called [Full Story…]