Fashion Net

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Fashion Net 2013
Web address
Commercial Yes
Type of site
Available in English
Owner Fashion Net Inc.
Launched January 1995

Fashion Net is a fashion website. It was launched in Paris in January 1995 by Stig Harder, and was the first fashion site on the Internet.[1]

The website has had several mentions in the press, including The Guardian,[2] The New York Times,[3] Vogue,[4] and the BBC.[5] In 2015 it instituted the annual Fashion Net Awards.[6]

Fashion Net was one of the 100 top sites with the .net domain extension in Entrepreneur/Verisign's first annual .net 100 in 2014.[7]


  1. ^ Nirupama Pundir (2007). Fashion Technology: Today and Tomorrow. New Delhi: Mittal. p. 9.
  2. ^ The Guardian. 1995. "Netwatch" by Jack Schofield. p. 5
  3. ^ Teicholz, Nina (22 October 1998). "Women Want It All, and It's All on Line". The New York Times. Retrieved 25 July 2016.
  4. ^ Vogue. October, 1995. p. 176
  5. ^ Kate Russell (6 January 2006). Kate Russell gives us her latest selection of the best sites on the World Wide Web. BBC News. Accessed January 2014.
  6. ^ Fashion Net (2015). Fashion Net Awards
  7. ^ 2014 .net 100 Rankings. Entrepreneur (archived version of 31 March 2014).

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