Have you heard about the newest craze sweeping the fashionista-nation? It’s been held as the Netflix of fashion and even garnered over $15million in investor capital for recent expansion. Who has time to Rip the Runway, when you can RENT THE RUNWAY! Rent the Runway’s mission, according to Jennifer Hymanand Jenny Fleiss, is to bring the Carrie Bradshaw clothing experience to budget conscious fashionistas and turn them in to loyal customers of designer brands. Rent the Runway is a membership-only designer rental company where women can rent dresses and accessories from over 100 designers and brands including Herve Leger, Diane von Furstenberg, Proenza Schouler and Badgley Mischka. Dress rentals start at $50 for 4 days and $10 for accessories.
How does it work you ask?
Rent the Runway lets you access your dream wardrobe for all of life’s special occasions at 90% off retail prices. Choose current season fashion from over 95 designers for your black tie gala, wedding, date, holiday or night on the town.
Simply visit Rent The Runway online and sign up! Once on the homepage, you enter the date of your next event, your size and the zip code where you want the dress shipped. You immediately get to browse through the available dresses by price, style, occasion or even body type (they even have on-call stylists available via 1-800-509-0842).
You even get a duplicate dress absolutely free (in an additional size) to cover and fitting issues! GENIUS!
Estava Morioka says
Im not much of a fan of renting clothes. Im too much of a germaphobe for that. I do think that its a great opportunity for people to get a taste of luxury lifestyle at normal prices