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The Istanbul Fashion Week connects fashion designers with the public. During a week, several tents are put up to allow locals to view and purchase the new fashion collections.
Why it matters
This street approach allows the public to have easier access to what is usually a very exclusive industry. Are there other business categories that would thrive by relaxing the barrier of exclusivity?
Foot Locker has launched Sneakerpedia, a website that they hope will grow to become the world’s largest consumer-generated content archive for sneakers. Sneakerpedia will provide a place for sneaker-obsessed to upload and tag photographs of their rarest sneakers, which are then categorised by brand, lining, materials, stitching and celebrity-endorser.
The Suit of the City Show is the first sign that the fashion swap-shop phenomenon has reached Italy, with resourceful fashionistas exchanging their old clothes with other.