You have to pay for this app, but its features can make your life a lot easier. Catalog each item in your closet to plan outfits, create packing lists, and get expert styling tips. By using the calendar feature—where you can input outfits for each day of the week—the app also helps you track just how often you wear certain clothes, giving you a cost-per-wear analysis (so maybe those $500 boots are worth it because you don them a couple of times a week?).
If you look to your Instagram feed for style inspiration, this app (which is actually integrated with the social media platform) is a must-have. Have you ever seen something that your favorite fashion blogger wore in a #ootd post but couldn’t figure out where they got the outfit from? Now you can shop the look. Sign up on the company’s website, sign into your Instagram to authorize the app, and then “like” a post with a Like to Know It link (it will look something like this www.iketk.it). You’ll get an email with “to buy” information for the clothes and accessories in that post within minutes.
No need to trek to the consignment store and haggle over pricing. Take pictures of the items you want to sell, price each one, and list them on this app’s marketplace. Once someone buys an item, Tradesy will send you a free shipping kit to mail your item out. Tradesy takes a 9% commission and you’ll get the rest of the payment in the form of Tradesy cash, so you can buy designer clothes and accessories from the app.
If you need to update your wardrobe, but don’t feel like fighting the crowds at the mall, you can shop more than 800 brands with this app. With that kind of variety, you can explore the app to find new and unique designers and brands. Follow your favorites and you’ll get notifications when they have sales or new collections.
Who knew your phone or tablet could be your personal shopper? Type your fashion request into the app and a real-live personal shopper will answer your question and help you find items. You can buy whatever they find directly on the app and they’ll handle delivery and returns. The service is free, but you can add gratuity if you want.
Explore the app for clothes and accessories that are hand-picked by other Keep users. Follow your favorite “Keepers” to get sartorial ideas straight to your feed on the app. You can buy your must-haves and save others in collections (similar to inspiration boards) to purchase later. It’s a great resource for unique gifts, too.
To buy: Free, keep.com. For iOS and Android devices.
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This app will curate outfits and accessories for you to shop. First, you take a style quiz so it gets an idea of your tastes. Then you can browse and “like” items on the app—the more you do it, the more it will get to know your personal style and show you items you’ll be obsessed with. It also lets you put together outfit ideas you can share with others.