is shutting down, the five-year-old high-end online fashion site that sold handbags, shoes, jewelry and other accessories. The site will be turned off on September 27th, with the service integrated directly with

Amazon has been making some big bets in the high-end fashion market, and we’ve talked about the growing rivalry between the online retailer and Nordstrom. In fact, Nordstrom earlier this year invested in five-year-old men’s online fashion startup Bonobos,

Of course, Amazon retains the Zappos brand, which also sells shoes, clothing and accessories. It purchased Zappos for about 2009 for $1.2 billion. Amazon also retains the private daily deal site for fashion items, MyHabit.

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  • Guest

    I feel as though Amazon have learned a lot from this foray. Amazon Fashion will be able to pick up the torch and run with it so that the fire enkindled years ago will continue to burn. HD.

  • guest

    seems like a mis-leading title for this article.

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