This title is a little tricky: there really isn’t a best store for online clothes purchasing because what you like determines where you need to shop. There are hallmark traits of good online clothes stores though.
Let’s find out what they are:
Choosing amongst the many options
From rock.in to the online stores of single big name design houses, many good sites have certain characteristics that are designed to help you find, buy and return clothes easily and well. They’ll give you plenty of choice, they’ll guarantee low prices and they’ll ensure prompt delivery and an easy returns service. Hence, if you don’t like what you have bought when it turns up in the flesh you can always send it back.
Problem with stores selling only clothes
The biggest problem most of us have with only clothes stores is either that you see something online and when you get it, it doesn’t look like the pictures; or you order something you really want and it takes days to turn up. So a good online clothes store will send items as soon as possible, and always within the promised timescale; and if you find that the item differs from the image, so you don’t want it anymore, they’ll be more than happy to accept a return.
There is also the issue of price. Online clothe shopping is becoming more popular because the price of the clothes, and the availability, is usually better when you surf the web to find what you need. In order to provide the kind of service you want from an online clothes store then, your chosen location must be able to offer you a price that makes your purchase worthwhile in the first place.
Something, which an online store can’t do
The one thing an online clothes store can’t do, is replace the experience of finding an item you fall in love with, trying it on and buying it on the spot. Modern web technology, though, makes it possible to get pretty close. There is no excuse for an online clothes store not having high quality images of all its clothes, seen on the body of a real person from a number of angles. You should be able to zoom in on these images in high quality, so you can see details of the cut or fastenings of the item in question.
Related sites are much more trustworthy
Connected sites are more trustworthy sites – in an age where everyone comments about everything on the social media, it can be difficult for a brand or a site to hide when it does something wrong. As a result, you can make a decent guess about the quality of service offered by a specific website if you can see easy routes to Facebook or other social media sites. These days, a Like button is almost not enough. A comments section linked directly to Facebook is the sign of a confident business: one happy to let you express your opinions in your own words, without filters.
The internet is a huge opportunity for people who want their clothes shopping to be easy, convenient and reliable. With stores like rock.in leading the way, there’s always somewhere to go.
Lisa is currently blogging for Rock.In, a revolutionary online designer fashion retailer selling western designer fashion brands for women and men in India and a dedicated follower of fashion.