(Courtesy: Dash Hudson)Ryan Gosling
offered Steve Carell
his vast knowledge of men’s fashion in the film Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Still, even the most stylish men need help with their attire from time to time, while most others loathe the shopping experience altogether. Canadian entrepreneur Thomas Rankin addresses this issue with a tech-savvy solution that taps into the abundance of women who love to shop.
His new e-commerce app Dash Hudson
launches today and allows men to shop outfits recommended from female stylists, all from the convenience of their cell phones. Although he recognizes the need for a female's eye for apparel, today Rankin is offering us his two cents.
On his latest venture:
Thomas Rankin, Co-Founder and CEO of Dash Hudson
"Guys don't shop together like women do but still want social validation before they buy. There's a massive community of fashionistas and menswear experts that want to help. We facilitate this and make it easy for guys to get what they need."
On his own style:
"Classic with modern tailoring. Although don't be surprised to find me at a dive bar, fully street."(Courtesy: Scotch & Soda Blue Classic Pea Coat, $288)On his favorite article of clothing:
"My Scotch and Soda
navy wool overcoat. It's cold north of the wall."(Courtesy: PacificCoastNews.com; Bauer Griffin; PacificCoastNews.com)On what to steal from a guy's closet:
It's all up for grabs. From boyfriend jeans everywhere to Rita Ora
grabbing high-end street inspiration from Kanye
. Just make sure to give back our favorite T-shirt."