Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Unexpected Return Of Technology Companies That Once Ruled The Roost

As a big supporter of the underdog, I always keep an eye on the tech companies that once ruled the roost. I find it fascinating...

New Must-Have Digital-Accessory, Marc Jacobs Riley Hybrid, Now Available

Prettier than the average Fitbit, high-end designer labels are continuing to jump on the smartwatch bandwagon with enthusiasm. Recently we were introduced to Tory Burch's...

The ToryTrack Hybrid, An Analogue Watch With Activity Tracker Capabilities

American lifestyle brand, Tory Burch has launched a new line of smartwatches based on THE COLLINS —a clean-lined, menswear-inspired design that is one of...

Are You Ready For Stranger Things, The Wearable Tech Edition?

In a world full of gift guides, this holiday season, our shoppable gift guide has been inspired by the Upside Down world of Stranger...
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Fashion Tech Couturier Maartje Dijkstra, Designing with the Future in Mind

It has been ten years since Dutch designer Maartje Dijkstra started her high fashion/couture label. Sculptural and progressive, the talented fashion tech couturier creatively...

Rebecca Minkoff Seamlessly Connected Travel Tech Experience

Rebecca Minkoff is a designer famous for adopting the latest fashion technology. A pioneer of fashionable tech accessories, Rebecca Minkoff brought us the fringe crossbody...

Ying Gao’s ‘Possible Tomorrows’ Collection Reacts To Strangers

Ying Gao's speciality is creative projects. Her work transcends technological experimentation. Previous wearable tech projects have included garments integrated with eye-tracking systems that move...

UK Startups Disrupting the Fashion and Retail Tech Space

British startups have been exploring the merger of fashion with technology for a while now. Investing more in retail tech than fashion tech, most...

Retail Tech Superstar Holli Rogers Interblends Offline With Online

CEO of Browns, Holli Rogers, has been busy pushing forward a concept that could take the retail tech world by storm. Powered by parent company Farfetch, Browns...

Textile Technologist Marte Hentschel on Balancing Tradition With Digitisation

FashNerd’s “I Want That Job” series continues. Last week it was Futurist Karinna Nobbs, this week it is Textile Technology lecturer Marte Hentschel. We first met Marte,...