Seed Stage

Brooklyn Startup Co-Founded by Stacy London from What Not to Wear Raises $1 M. Seed Round

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Style for Hire, a Brooklyn-based startup co-founded by Stacy London (the “Shut up!” half of TLC’s “What Not to Wear”) announced today that it picked up a $1,075,000 angel round from Golden Seeds. The three-year-old online platform connects consumers with a network of trained and certified personal stylists who offer in-home wardrobe consultations and shopping assistance. Sort of like Zaarly meets Gilt Groupe?

Style for Hire says it will use the money to launch nationally and build its relationships with stylists, partners, and clients. Read More