Gwynnie Bee allows consumers to rent new clothes
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – In two weeks, it will be fall.
A new season brings new fashions — if you want to stay in style.
WHNT NEWS 19 is taking action to help you save money on the latest fashions and you’ll never have to wear the same thing twice.
The service is called Gwynnie Bee.
It is an online service that caters to women sizes ten and up.
Gwynnie Bee allows women to sort-of “rent” their clothing, with options to buy the pieces at deep discounts.
Women in Huntsville are using it.
Gwynnie Bee boasts it offers clothing without commitment.. and clients never wear the same thing twice.
The clothing featured is for sizes 10 to 32.
Users are promised unlimited access to a closet the size of a department store with unlimited free shipping.
If you browse the site, you’ll find their Fall 2014 Preview.
The site caught the attention of several women in Huntsville, including Jennifer McCollum, who didn’t want to be on camera.
She did provide an interesting critique of the service after using it for about five months.
She wrote the clothes “arrive ready to be worn as Gwynnie Bee does the washing/pressing for me. If I like what I’m wearing, I can buy it for a significant discount (usually 20 something for a shirt or cardigan). The clothes are brand name – Coldwater Creek, Land’s End. Gwynnie Bee adds new items on a weekly basis so there are new items to choose from.”
New members get a 30-day free trial. It comes with postage paid envelopes for you to return or exchange at no cost to you.
Jennifer added “everything comes to me with maximum convenience. you have very good exposure to different brands and different styles of clothes that aren’t normally available at the department stores…in Huntsville.”
The site promises that if you love an item, you can buy it at up to 50% off the retail price.
Jennifer makes the point you can save lots of money in dry-cleaning alone.
Consumers actually control just how much they save by how often they order.
Jennifer wrote she was happy with the service overall.