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Method and System for Recommending Clothes to a User

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237379D
Publication Date: 2014-Jun-16
Document File: 2 page(s) / 20K

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Mukesh Khandelwal: INVENTOR

Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for providing a user with recommendation for selection of clothes and accessories from a wardrobe. A recommendation engine based on one or more parameters, such as, but not limited to, weather forecast for the day/next few hours, time of the day, season, horoscope, calendar, goals and special occasion is used to assist the user in selection of clothes and accessories from a wardrobe.

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Method and System for Recommending Clothes to a User

Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for providing a user with recommendation for selection of clothes and accessories from a wardrobe.  A recommendation engine based on one or more parameters, such as, but not limited to, weather forecast for the day/next few hours, time of the day, season, horoscope, calendar, goals and special occasion is used to assist the user in selection of clothes and accessories from a wardrobe.

Description

Disclosed is a method and system for assisting a user in selection of clothes to wear from an online wardrobe.  The method and system utilizes a recommendation engine to assist the user for recommending one or more clothes that the user should wear based on one or more parameters such as, but not limited to time of the day, weather, calendar, horoscope and goals. 

The method and system maintains a catalog of the user's physical wardrobe.  The catalog is created using one or more ways, such as, but not limited to, giving the method and system access to the user’s purchase history on various sites.  The method and system extracts information about the clothes and accessories based on the user’s purchase history.  The user’s purchase history and extracted information are mix-and-matched based on a defined criteria and the user is recommended what to wear.  The criteria can be either system defined or explicitly defined by the user, or both.

Consider a scenario wherein a user asks...