Apps Of The Month – July 2016



How many of us have always wanted to flaunt a gorgeous Kalki Lehenga, but stopped from doing so because of its extortionate prices or mulled over its use after that one grand ceremony? What if we tell you that you can wear those beautiful clothes in under Rs. 4,000 and return it back? You’d say that we’re kidding. But, these new apps aren’t! With rates that are unbelievably affordable, these apps rent out to you the best of fashion labels and international brands with just a click! Be it a casual dress or an embellished anarkali, you have anything and everything on rent. And, that’s not it – these apps will also customize the fittings and guarantee you 100% hygiene. Don’t believe us? Look for yourself!


Platforms : Android

Flyrobe is one of the best in business. Their designer labels range from Anita Dongre, Ritu Kumar, Kalki and Outhouse in ethnic and Asos, Vero Moda, Dorothy Perkins and Mango in western. And, that’s not it. The rental rates for these brilliant collections start from a steal Rs 250! With this, they also provide customers with an amazing advantage of home trial for selected ethnic wear, prior to the big day. Could this get any better?


Platforms : Androidblinge

Currently based in Mumbai, Blinge offers a wide range of clothes and accessories for various occasions. Their rates for renting out ethnic wear starts from Rs 1,000 and there is a huge collection to chose from. They have the perfect dress for you to flaunt on any occasion. Name it and they have it! Also, they are really staunch about their hygiene policy. Beautiful ethnic accessories to pair with those gorgeous attires comes as an added advantage on this app.


Today, when new shopping websites are popping up every other day to mark their competition on this increasingly viral online trend, curation apps take it a step further. Fashion curation apps are the new trend in town. These apps are not just limited to just shopping, but they also run a business where we as the consumers will have the privilege of choosing what to buy, where to buy and how to keep up with the desired trends with smart tactics. How do they do this? These apps analyze for us the kind of fashion styles we like, the trends we follow and then suggest similar recommendations on our wall. What do we have to do? Sit back and choose among a variety of choices we love. And click buy! Here is a lowdown on some of the apps you can choose from.



Platforms : Android, iOS

With over 300 partnered website, 6 million products and over 2 million users, this app is fast-growing. Roposo has also become a medium for fashion bloggers to create their account and endorse themselves. At the same time, based on a consumer’s likes and choices, Roposo brings to you a personalized list of the people to follow and the clothes to shop. Its a win-win situation! It’s like fashion for the people, by the people.



Platforms : Android, iOS

Voonik takes personalization and customer satisfaction very seriously. It recommends bestsellers and dresses based on a short quiz which analyses your skin tone, body type and category preferences. It then Whatsapps people for their likes and opinions. And if you’re lucky, every once in a while you will see a pop-up lightening deal in your feed. And all this is not just limited to clothing but bags, accessories, jewellery and beauty too.


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