Online shopping portals has brought a revolution in the way shopping was perceived. From wandering in shopping malls and trying on clothes to sitting in comfortable pajamas and buying clothes at a single click, online shopping is on uprise. And it continues to boost with each passing day, delivering what the customer desires, at their door step.
Several websites have indulged in making the experience even better such as Once Upon a trunk. Its USP lies with offline shopping as personalized styling services at your doorstep at your whims & wishes. All one has to do is sign up and talk to their stylists conveying their needs and a trunk will arrive at your doorstep. The client is allowed to try on items received and keep the ones they want and return the rest. Founded in 2015, it has come up with this unique feature which will garner more customers and also improve online shopping.
Another such example is Limeroad. Apart from keeping you abreast with latest fashions and trends, they have come up with LimeRoadCelebSpotting. Keeping in mind, how today’s youth follows celeb style crazily, the e-commerce site Limeroad brings an amazing feature to entice and allure Indian customers while also upgrading their fashion wardrobes. Now fans can copy their favorite stars adding buyers to the website.
StalkBuyLove.com is another one to add a change. They have a ‘Deal of the Day’ section that displays products that are back in stock and also a section for the hottest selling things. They make spotting the latest fashion on their website easy, as famous bloggers cherrypick their favorite looks from the website and post it across their social media profiles, from Instagram to Roposo, making the stalkbuylove designs the ‘sensation to splurge on’ for fashion devotees. Fashion bloggers who have signed up to flaunt sbl’s styles are together referred to as #babesofsbl. Did you sign up to be one yet?
Speaking of styling, one name that makes it to the top of the list – Voonik. Your personal stylist on the go, takes you for a quiz which covers many aspects such as your complexion, height, body shape and your style preferences and based on your answers, a long list of wardrobe must haves pops into your screen. Now, that’s what we call a personalized shopping service, available in a click.
Not so long ago, NDTV’s venture ‘Indianroots‘ was launched focusing on the Indian diaspora. The venture took the online shopping world in a whirlwind by making creations by top designers like Sabyasachi, Rohit Bal, Neeta Lulla, Meera, Muzzafar Ali and Anita Dongre available in a click. The company had created history by selling one of the most expensive e-commerce transactions worth Rs.19 lakhs, which was a restored heirloom piece — a shawl by designer Pranavi Kapoor.
The development of online services, and the constant flow of ideas in the market, all aiming to offer an user interface, smarter, fun, creative and more convenient than the other, has resulted as a blessing for the shopaholics. The industry witnesses a constant uprise and how! We hope our favorite picks make your shopping experience easier. And when you are done filling up your carts with clothes and accessories, glide to our latest venture BAAQOO.com, a portal designed to meet your home appliance and luxury shopping needs.