NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gilt, www.gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, has announced the launch of Gilt by Appointment, a new appointment-based in-person shopping experience exclusive to Gilt members. With the help of a personal stylist, members will be able to try on and shop a curated assortment of designer apparel, shoes and accessories in an intimate showroom setting located within Gilt's New York City midtown office. Starting today, members can pre-register for appointments, which begin Tuesday, September 8, 2015.
The showroom is filled with Gilt's signature steals, including an assortment of designer & luxury labels and current season must-haves. Members can purchase designer names like Vintage Chanel, Vintage Hermes, Isabel Marant, Derek Lam, Miu Miu, Balenciaga, Jimmy Choo, Anna Sui, Tibi, Helmut Lang and more. All items include Gilt's standard up to 70% off discount, making Gilt by Appointment one of the only destinations in New York City where customers can shop top designers at a discount with the help of a personal stylist.
"We always look for new ways to engage our members and bring them insider access to the most coveted brands," said Clay Cowan, Chief Marketing Officer, Gilt.com. "Launching the Gilt by Appointment showroom opens up a whole new way of shopping Gilt, allowing our members to experience the perks of Gilt.com with the convenience that comes with brick and mortar shopping, including trying on and seeing items in-person, shopping with a personal stylist, and the excitement of taking home their purchases that day."
To book an appointment, members can visit the Gilt by Appointment scheduling page, www.Gilt.com/GiltByAppointment, and select the session that best fits them:
Shared: Two members (and their plus ones) can shop the showroom with the help of a Gilt personal stylist.
Private: One member can shop the showroom solo, or with one or two guests of their choosing. A Gilt personal stylist will be on site to assist with selecting pieces.
Group: One member and up to five of their friends can shop the showroom with the help of a Gilt personal stylist.
On the appointment page, members can note the occasion or pieces they're shopping for. The Gilt personal stylist will then pull the appropriate pieces ahead of time and assist the customer in selecting the best items for their event, personal style, and budget.
The showroom is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. All appointments will last anywhere between 60 and 90 minutes.
Gilt, www.gilt.com, is an innovative online shopping destination offering its members special access to the most inspiring merchandise and experiences all at insider prices. Gilt opens a window every day to the exceptional as it continually searches the world for the most coveted brands and products, including fashion and accessories for women, men, and children; home decor; and unique activities in select cities and destinations.