Posts tagged "rent the runway"

Soon Rent The Runway Will Offer More Than Just Fancy Gowns

Our beloved Rent The Runway (or is that just me?) is stepping up its game to rent you more than just evening wear. As a refresher, the company┬árents out designer dresses by mail at a huge discount from full price, and has a few showrooms if you’d like to try something on before ordering. Renting…

By: Claire Hannum / April 30, 2015

Would You Bother To Rent Designer Clothes?

Fashion is a mean and fickle industry: You spend one million space bucks on some really fancy designer item, only to be told that it’s “so last season.” That’s where businesses like Rent the Runway come in: They allow you to rent in-season designer garments for the night, or the week or the month so…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 13, 2011

Rent The Runway Goes Bridal

Rent the Runway, the site that literally rents out current season designer fashions, is launching a bridal dress shop next week. That means women like me, who don’t necessarily want to keep their bridal gown or spend thousands of dollars on one, will be able to rent a dress for their big day. As wedding…

By: Annika Harris / January 4, 2011

New Website Lets You Rent Dresses Like You Rent Netflix Movies

If you’ve been lusting after that slinky little Proenza Schouler dress you saw in Vogue last month but the $1,800 price tag makes you sick to your stomach, all hope may not be lost. Rent the Runway, a new website which ended its test phase and is live as of today, offers four-day designer dre…

By: Lily Q / November 9, 2009