Monday, April 24, 2017

13 Milestones That Put Fashion Tech on The Map

As far back as 1998, the combination of fashion and technology has proved to be a force to be reckoned with. Designers and makers...

Could Enninful Be The Influential Fashion Figure Who Sees Fashion Tech’s...

Dear Edward Kobina Enninful,I thought that today's news required me to address you in your full given name. Congratulations on your recent appointment. You...

Can Smart Rings Be More Than Just Another Notifications Device?

2015 was the year of the smart ring. Many of us who have been intimate with the likes of Neyya, Oura, Vinaya, Ringly and Moodmetric,...

When Sustainability, Transparency and Zero Waste Is About Respecting Your Clothes

Whilst attending MBFW Russia in Moscow, I met Piia Lehtinen, a Finland based woman who is jump starting the conversation around sustainability. Holding three different titles,...

Amazfit Pace, Fluent in Style, Design and Seamless Technology [Review]

Although I am passionate about all things tech, that is why I write about it, I do not love tech for tech's sake. A...

Has Merging Science and Fashion Engineered The Perfect Smart Heel?

Back in 2015, we wrote about Ms Dolly Singh, a 36 year old glamazon who made it her style goal to engineer the perfect...

10 Easy Steps to Successfully Mass Manufacturing Your Fashion Tech Prototype

I had an interesting conversation with Anina Net, founder of 360Fashion Network. As one of the pioneers shaping this growing sub industry of fashion,...

PYRATES x Manu Varas, Intelligent Ready-To-Wear That Benefits Your Body

Last year we wrote about Fashion Fusion finalists, and one of those finalists, in the Digitally Enhaced Fashion category, was PYRATES.  Along with others...

Project ISSHO: The Intelligent Denim Jacket By Pauline van DONGEN

Today Pauline van Dongen's camp shared some excited news on the launch of their latest project named ISSHO. Centred around an intelligent denim jacket,...

Fashion Futurum: Sustainability, Herd Mentality And The Death Of Fashion Tech...

Day 2 of Fashion Futurum delved that little bit deeper into the fashion tech space. With the likes of Amanda Parkes Chief of Technology and...

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Styling Aspinal of London

We stylishly bow to the queen of accessories Ms Olivia Palermo. she has done it again.Collaborating with English label Aspinal of London, Olivia has created...

Styling Kendall & Kylie

This week, we join the world of fashion as they crane their necks to take a peek at Kendall & Kylie Topshop Collection.The honorary Kardashian girls,...

Kate Spade’s “Pretty Basic Wearables” Are More Fashion Than Function

The last time we wrote about Kate Spade was when the NY label collaborated with tech bag brand Everpurse to spawn a couple of stylish...

FASHNERD CONTRIBUTORS

Females in Tech

GroundBreaking Innovations Are Great But So Is Long Term Investment In Female Tech Talent

We have analysed 750 tech, media and telecoms companies that have appeared in the Tech Track 100 rankings from the last 15 years. With regards to how...
Hearables

Hearables Attract $50 Million of Crowdfunding – Ear Good, Wrist Bad

It’s almost four years since I coined the word “Hearables”, so it was pleasant to see it displayed as a headline product category on...
Battery Technology

The Challenge of Charging: Can Battery Technology Help our Wearables?

At this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona the usual technology names in the mobile phone industry launched their latest products. By looking under...
When “Powered Clothing” Is All About Motors, Sensors and Artificial Intelligence

When “Powered Clothing” Is All About Motors, Sensors and Artificial Intelligence

Yves Béhar is a name that we have dropped before. We mentioned him as the talent behind the Jawbone UP2. Since then the Swiss...

CEAM, Invisible Nano Technology Meets Modern Design

Always on the look out for something new in the fashion tech space, it was quite exciting when we were introduced to a new clothing...

Cashless on the Catwalk, Gadgetry or Innovation?

With 1 day and 17 hours remaining before London Fashion Week begins, we are naturally buzzing with excitement to see what the designers will...

Music + Tech Inspired App Enabled Sneakers

Sync Footwear is bringing Miami's music and tech scene together. The stylish shoes sync live music through an app on the user's phone.Combining fashion, music and...
Omate Yumi

Yumi Smiles Away The Fear of Another SmartHome Internet Attack

In a time where it's safe to say that the Internet of Things has lost its innocence, smartwatch brand Omate have come up with the...

The Smart Digital Measuring Tape

We live in a world where a size 12 is sometimes a 14 or a size 10 can sometimes really be more like an...

Matt Drinkwater, Staying Ahead of the Fashion Tech Curve

Usually found on stage talking about the convergence of fashion and technology, we managed to pencil in a meeting with Matthew Drinkwater at the Department of Coffee and Social...

The Man Behind The Wearable Guru

We meet the innovative man behind The Wearable Guru. Mano ten Napel has contributed to wired.com, and is leaping into the world of wearables with...

Let’s Not Waste the Power of Fashion, Let’s Innovate [Road Trip Series]

Marina Toeters is someone who we have had on our radar for a while now. Educated as a graphic and fashion designer, Marina finished...

Will The New iPhone 7 Come With Hearables?

As Apple sends out invites for their next Apple Event taking place in Cupertino at its campus on 21st March 2016, we are again left wondering...

Will Artificial Intelligence Save The “Stagnant Wearables Market”?

A recent report predicts that Artificial Intelligence is set to help the wearables market grow 376% in 2017. Outlining how AI powered wearables will...

Meet Sony’s Xperia Ear, Hearables As a Personal Assistant

It was around the 9th of February that Twitter leak superstar Evan Blass, a 'mobile editorialist' at VentureBeat leaked the news that Sony was planning...