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Fashion model raises $1.8M for Fitcode to change how women shop for jeans online

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Fashion model raises .8M for Fitcode to change how women shop for jeans online
The idea for Fitcode was inspired from Buckley's experience as a model in the fashion industry, where the CEO noticed a problem for women who were shopping for clothes online. For one, she was surprised with how much pinning, altering, and Photoshop …
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Why Women's Fashion in Washington, DC Is So Terrible—and Patriarchal
In Washington, D.C., there is an excruciatingly narrow margin for acceptable female dress; all women, no matter how attractive or plain, no matter how many postgraduate degrees they have, or how well they fly fighter planes, walk an inescapable fashion …
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'Fat Guy Across America' Hits New York
Eric Hites hit rock bottom earlier this year. At age 40, after having worked as a D.J., roadie, telemarketer, pizza delivery man and bartender, he found himself unemployed, and collection agencies were on his tail. His wife, who had left him in July …
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