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WGSN Tumblr hits 100,000 Subscriber Milestone during Winter Fashion Week

WGSN (www.wgsn.com), the world leading fashion forecaster and Official Trend Sponsor of both Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and MADE Fashion Week, has announced that the WGSN Tumblr (wgsn.tumblr.com) has hit a milestone of 100,000 subscribers during the 2013 Fashion Week.

“In a little over a year, our team of forecasters and experts around the globe have focused efforts on building out this newer content channel and growing our community on Tumblr,” said Catriona McNab, Chief Creative Officer, WGSN. “The mix of original reporting, expert opinion and striking imagery all in one place has helped make WGSN a go-to-resource for Fashion Weeks and beyond.”

Curated by a global team of WGSN’s runway and style experts, the WGSN Tumblr reports and analyzes everything from collections as-they-happen on the catwalk, to the hottest street style looks and even new trends in design and culture.

During Fashion Weeks globally in New York, London, Milan and Paris forecasters provide the best behind-the-scenes beauty snaps, and highlights from WGSN’s backstage interviews with several of the industry’s top designers. Followers on Tumblr will also have access to WGSN’s daily tip-sheet, highlighting both macro and micro trends emerging from the runways including top colors, fabrics and prints. These reports will have complementary high-resolution photos accompanying each analysis.

“WGSN’s Tumblr is really one of the most fascinating, addictive, and diverse fashion blogs on Tumblr,” said Valentine Uhovski, Fashion Evangelist, Tumblr. “It celebrates fashion, beauty, art, culture, and even fabrics in the most visual and loving way. It’s really exciting to see a leading fashion trend forecaster like WGSN opening up their gates to the entire Tumblr community.”

Beyond New York Fashion Week, followers can regularly log on to catch live street style trends from all the must-attend festivals, highlights of the best products from international trade shows, news on recent designer campaigns, and up-to-the minute reporting on art, culture and graphics. WGSN Tumblr trend experts are located globally in New York, London, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Tokyo, São Paulo and Melbourne.

For more information on WGSN please visit www.wgsn.com

About WGSN:

WGSN is the world’s leading trend forecaster. The company enables over 38,000 subscribers to make brilliant design decisions every day by identifying and analyzing the trends that will shape commercially successful products and services in the future. WGSN’s inspiration and insight are available through online subscriptions to a variety of state-of-the-art digitals tools and through bespoke consultancy services.

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