Direct To Consumer Distribution Cuts Overhead and Bullshit

Why does a high-end suit cost $8000?  Is an Italian leather shoe really worth $500?  Good questions. At the recent Social Retail Summit in Brooklyn NYC, panelists discussed on topics that direct to consumer brands face when selling to the end user. Moderator Matthew Iles,… Continue Reading

Why Your Pop-Up Will Not Fail: The Pop-Up Paradigm

When we learned that Melissa Gonzalez, Founder of Lion’esque Group, had published a book called The Pop-Up Paradigm, we knew we had to get our hands on a copy right away. Here are some of our takeaways: Stores can’t exist… Continue Reading

Fashion + Technology Conference Coming to General Assembly in DC

Washington, DC – The Freestyle Conference is making its inaugural debut in Washington, DC Saturday, December 6. Founded on the premise of education and collaboration, Open Source Fashion (OSF), the New York City-based networking group is offering attendees this series… Continue Reading