Fashion & Design (176)
As seen on a celebrity
A boutique copies and sells all the clothes the Letizia Princess has. They’re identical replicas of the most famous clothes the princess has used for her public acts. The prices are from 700 to 1.000€, a very “accessible” price.
Why it matters
Hugely successful brand ASOS, with the name As Seen On Screen, chosen in order to try to show the brand's intention to supply the public with outfits similar to the styles of celebrities. While small boutiques can’t compete with the scale of large high street brands, will they use niche tactics such as representing a single celebrity to justify their existence?
Foot Locker has developed a street marketing action to invite youth to participate in a video contest. Sneaker fans uploaded a home-made video to Foot Locker’s Youtube channel to show how obsessed they are with sneakers with a chance to win a succulent prize: life-long sneakers (specifically, 65 pairs during 5 years).
Refashion is a new online-shop by the Hamburg based trading group OTTO which allows its mainly female users to go on a virtual shopping trip with their Facebook friends. While online shopping the CHAT’N’SHOP feature allows customers to look at and talk about the latest fashion together with their friends online.