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Send The Trend Gets Scooped Up by QVC

Project Runway Winner Christian Siriano’s Accessories Startup Taking it to the Next Level Praised start-up Send the Trend has been acquired by globally recognized home shopping powerhouse, QVC. Terms of the deal are yet to be disclosed. Send The Trend was created by Divya Gugnani, Mariah Chase, and Project Runway winner Christian Siriano, with the intention of eliminating the overwhelming …

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JOOR Raises $2.25M in Series A Funding Led by Battery Ventures       JOOR, a startup wholesale marketplace for boutiques and contemporary women’s fashion brands creates a resourceful and easy way for buyers to expand, purchase, and strategically buy. The company, launched in March 2010, is currently endorsed by the Council of Fashion Designers in America (CFDA) and has …

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J. Hilburn Pulls $5M in Series C Funding Round Led by Bridgescale Partners with Participation from Battery Ventures     J. Hilburn is a custom men’s clothing company from Dallas, TX founded by Hil Davis and Veeral Rathod, two Wall Street guys, in 2007. The company is truly changing the custom men’s market with their personal luxury approach by offering …

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Send the Trend Raises $3M in Series A

Funding Led by Battery Ventures & Founder Collective   Send the Trend aims to be a one-stop boutique that curates fashion accessories for women. After taking a short ‘Style Survey’, recommendations are then made by the sites stylists towards a customers personal taste regarding jewelry, sunglasses, scarves and more. 5 selections are disseminated to the shopper on the first of …

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