Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Look Forward Fashion Tech Festival

Look Forward Fashion Tech Festival, Shaping A New Era Through Self...

On my first night in Paris, I found myself at the Look Forward Fashion Tech soirée. For me, it was a reunion of sorts....

The Future Shapers Project: Julia Koerner

"It is fascinating imagining the next frontier of fashion and the possibility of people owing hyper personalisation clothing." - Julia Koerner Julia Körner is an award-winning...

Moving & Breathing ‘Can’t’ and ‘Won’t’ Dresses

Exploring the aesthetic of false neutrality, fashion designer and university professor Ying Gao, has achieved personal distinction through numerous creative projects. Her latest project, the...

Augmented Jacket Imitates Birds’ Navigational Systems

Smart and fashionable, how could you not be impressed by designer Birce Ozkan Augmented Jacket? Inspired by nature and biomimicry, the jacket brags built-in technology that...

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...

Adidas x Parley: Using Technology to Turn Bad Plastic into Good

We were ecstatic when Bionic Yarn  gained further column inches after their collaboration with G Star Raw. Together the partnership launched the RAW for...

Couturier Iris van Herpen x Gwendoline ‘Warrior’ Christie

Paris Fashion Week, for some it is about Chanel, for others it is Louis Vuitton but for us it is all about the talented couturier...

Samsung Goes All VR Space Age

When I first cast my eyes on the Samsung Gear VR headset, I had a flashback memory of the View Master. Remember those big red...

Mindful High-Tech Smart Glasses Sensitive To Our State Of Mind

It seems that when it comes to smart glasses, brands and startups are finally looking to get it right. You only have to name...

Behnaz Farahi Pushes Boundaries of Material Engineering with her Bodyscape Wearable

We first heard the name Behnaz Farahi, when we were introduced to the 3D printed wearable ‘Caress of the Gaze’ cape. It was a...

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Styling The Leoht Tote

The weekend is here, and with freedom comes a relaxed style. Put away the office 'uniform' and get comfortable in your favourite jeans and...

Styling Ringly Jewelry

Incorporating a bit of FashTech to your Work To Party Look does not mean you will end up wearing something big and bulky, you...

Is It Time To Update Your Accessories With Tech?

This is the season to spruce up your wardrobe with some technology. Why just carry a handbag when you can carry one that charges...

FASHNERD CONTRIBUTORS

3D Printing and the Future of Fashion Business: Industry Benefits [Part 4]

Cost savings on import and logistic statistics show that in 2015, import of garments in the US was valued at $97 billion. Development of...

An Anthropologist, a Material Scientist and a Fashion Tech Designer Walk Into a Bar

No, this isn't a joke. Rather, it is a comment on the centrality of transdisciplinary collaboration for informed and exciting data-driven futures. Data Analytics, Wearables...
Smart Home Battery

Mercedes-Benz Creates Huge Ripples in Smart Home Battery Business

Mercedes-Benz is presenting itself as a serious player in the business of solar power and batteries. The luxury car manufacturer recently partnered up with...

It is Take Off for CuteCircuit x easyJet

Collabs are the new black, if the recent Balmain x HM campaign is anything to go by. With the easyJet x CuteCircuit partnership launching today, one...

Artistic Collaboration Sires Rochambeau’s ‘Born Digital’ Connected Jacket

New York based Rochambeau (French for the popular game rock-paper-scissors) has effortlessly given birth to a handsome jacket. Merging their shared passions of art and design,...

Minkoff’s New Connected Bag, Designed For The Truly Tech-Active Millennial

It's that time again, when the bi-annual Fashion Week tech ideas mill starts churning. In the last couple of years, we have witnessed various...

Meet Revols, Quick Custom-Fit Wireless Earphones

If there is one annoyance that we have all experienced it is the shortcomings of today's generic earphones. If it is not the wires...

Technology Meets its Match in the Anti-Surveillance Coat

We recently attended Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven where we came across the Anti-Surveillance coat by Project KOVR. With the ability to block every...

StartUp 101: Ideas Are Cheap If They Cannot be Executed

"Fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening." –Coco Chanel In the last couple of years there has been a growing...

Candice Fragis: “I Won’t Wear Wearables For Wearables Sake”

This morning at Decoded Fashion London I had the pleasure of sitting down with the stylish Candice Fragis, the buying and merchandising director for...
Scott Amyx Interview

Scott Amyx: Fashion Comes First & Technology Should Be Following

It was around the same time that we started FashNerd.com that I came across Scott Amyx. Based in the San Francisco Bay area, Amyx is...
Nikoletta Szirmay, the co-founder of the Tago Arc bracelet

When FashNerd Met Nikoletta Szirmay

The Tago Arc bracelet launched its campaign on Indiegogo in February 2015. It was an explosive success that saw the project reach its funding goal within...

EDITOR’S MOOD: Got That Friday Tech Feelin’?

This Friday, we craved some hearable tech styled with the latest Apple Watch, so we turned to the fashionable Dash developed by Bragi. For those who are...
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...
Internet Of Voice

When The Internet Of Things Becomes The Internet Of Voice (Part 1)

Forget the Internet of Things (IoT) - it’s a bubble. The majority of products currently claiming to be IoT devices are just the same, vertical...