The ability to turn ordinary camera photos into beautiful, artistic captures with the flip of a filter is quite addicting. And with new sites centered around custom prints, we can now extend the life of our favorite Instagram moments beyond our mobile device. FMM rounded up the top three sites to turn your Instagram creations into art.
As an influx of fashion tech entrepreneurs enter the fashion tech space, the first question on their minds is how to get funded. At a recent NYC Meetup event during Internet Week New York, Third Wave Fashion hosted a discussion with a mix of seasoned entrepreneurs and VCs offering their best advice to newcomers. FMM rounded up the top ten tips for getting the ball rolling on your first round of funding.
Asana software makes online project management simple for teams in different locations.
Many of you know just how complicated managing projects can be. Some people don’t read e-mails, a client changes their mind about which platforms you’re going to be using, one writer drops out, another writer joins and you’ve got to ping people before they’re supposed to deliver to make sure they’re going to complete their tasks on time. Sometimes you have to call. That’s why project management is a full-time job.
The Next Web’s TNW Magazine publishes its fashion issue
Fashionistas, get ready to download. Last week, we told you about nine magazines to read online or in print. Today, we’re adding Number 10. The Next Web has released the latest issue of its magazine, and it’s dedicated to–you guessed it–fashion. More specifically, fashion websites and startups in New York, London, Amsterdam, Paris, Los Angeles and Beijing.
Fresh Concepts Labs has launched the first online 3D fashion social shopping game at Stylmee.com.
Fresh Concepts Labs has expanded their Stylmee platform. Now, in addition to the Stylmee App, Fresh Concept labs has launched the first 3D fashion social shopping game online at Stylmee.com called “Shop City.” Best part? You can actually purchase the designer clothing items that you find in this virtual world. This online 3D social game is no Zynga–the fashionistas on Stylmee are shopping for real clothes.
Video: How Wired magazine identifies digital and tech trends
There are so many amazing conferences these days that it’s impossible to attend every one. So far this year, there’s been SXSW, Innovation Summit, Mashable Connect, Lucky FABB and “Disruptive by Design,” Wired magazine’s first-ever conference, held in New York City on May 1. The publication “gathered a dynamic audience of today’s thought-leaders for groundbreaking discussions on disruptive business practices, ideas, and innovations.”
New York Fashion Week is a bi-annual event where fashion editors, buyers, stylists and bloggers descend upon Manhattan to see the new styles offered by some of the world’s brightest design minds. It’s an exciting (and sometimes tiresome) eight days with over 300 shows on the schedule scattered throughout New York City. As a blogger, I am always looking for the major trends and reoccurring themes to report to my readers and use as an editorial guide for the next six months.
First fashion had Polyvore and ShopStyle, and now we have social discovery and Tumblr, visually obsessive technologies that let us create self expression of our multidimensional personalities. That left FMM wondering, what did the interior design community have? Well, with a little research, we found Olioboard.