Monday, April 24, 2017

Fashion Design Technology Courses, Hype or Hip?

Educating future designers on the merge of fashion and technology is currently a shiny new subject on many universities curriculum, and it is because...

TED x Whitehall: “Don’t tell me fashion is frivolous” -Frances Corner

What do you wear if you’re going to meet the Head of London College of Fashion? In this TEDTalks video Professor Frances Corner discusses...
Chanel’s ‘eco-couture’ SS16

Sustainable Fashion, Giving Us Less Hippie & More Haute

Sustainable designers are not only the new kids on the block, they are the talent breathing new life into the eco-friendly movement.Besides eco-warrior Stella McCartney and...

The MET Manus x Machina, Shrewd Move by Apple?

‘Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology’ is Metropolitan Museum of Art’s theme for their Costume institute 2016 exhibition.Sponsored by tech giant Apple,...

LFW: Do You Hear The Slight Hum of Tech?

Today is the day that tech visits the runway at London Fashion Week. Henry Holland, who we wrote about earlier in the week, will...

Knitwear Using Technology to Disrupt Fashion

The world of Unmade is where old-fashioned knitting meets cutting-edge technology.Founded by Royal College of Art graduates, Ben Alun-Jones, Hal Watts and Kirsty Emery,...

Performance-Centric Design Meets Revolutionary Lens Technology

Smart glasses are so hot right now, a fact reinforced by the partnership between tech giant Intel and eyewear company Luxottica.Once whispered in 2014,...

When Wearables Met The Apprentice

It was with great interest that I watched this week’s episode of BBC1’s reality show The Apprentice. Why, you might ask, well the contestants...

Future Innovators Of Fash Tech

 The rapid advance of technology is giving way to a growing number of collaborations between technology companies and fashion designers.Big name tech brands are...

NYFW 2015 Recap: Tick, Tock, Tech

It is day 3 of NYFW and we are still on a natural Fashion Tech high!Fashion Week for us, has quickly turned into a game of...

MOST POPULAR

Styling Kendall & Kylie Jenner’s Topshop Range

They have done it again. The Jenner girls, who launched a previous Topshop collection, have teamed up with the high street brand to create a...

Samsung’s Stylish Tech Clutch With Sol

Chic and striking, the Samsung Sol bag first debuted at CES 2016.The slim clutch, which is roughly the size of an iPad, has been...

Styling the Wellbeing ŌURA ring

A successfully funded Kickstarter campaign later, it seems that the ŌURA ring is making stylish moves in the Fashion Tech world. A wellness ring that...

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...

Styling Ungaro X Omate

As the #WearableTechStylist enters it's fifth month of styling tech, we still find ourselves full of glee over collaborations and Omate's partnership with famous fashion house Emanuel...

Tech Styling Rousteing’s Balmain x H&M Collection

Move over Alexander Wang there is a new collab in town, meet BALMAIN x H&M. For weeks now the fashion tribe has been worshiping...

Will.i.am’s Sustainable Label Ekocycle Upcycles Using Recycled Materials

Will.i.am is at it again. This is a man on a mission. This time it is all about sustainability. Putting down his wearable hat, for the...

Nimb, A Wearable Determined To Make The World Safer

The idea of adorning a fashionable wearable that is a trusted companion with the ability to look after your personal safety sounds grand. So when...

StartUp 101: Ideas Are Cheap If They Cannot be Executed

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

iBackPack, Designed To Last a Lifetime

601% funded in 17 days. 43 days still to go. The iBackPack caught our attention.With the back to school promotions still going strong, we...
Elvis Goren, Co-founder of Komodo Technologies

Elvis Goren, On Creating The Ultimate Monitoring Wearable

With the wearable space saturated with wrist-based activity trackers that monitor all kinds of data, KOMODO Technologies seems to be one company thinking outside...

The Cool, Calm & Collected Aleksandr Bernhard

This week we have the pleasure of being in the company of the confident and driven Aleksandr Bernhard. Founder of exclusive luxury brand Christophe...

Aniela Hoitink, Creative Designer, Brilliant Scientist and Driven Engineer [Roadtrip Series]

Our road trip series begins in the company of founder of Neffa, the talented designer Aniela Hoitink. An advocate of distinctiveness, Aniela firmly believes that individuality...
IBM Watson Hearables

What If IBM’s ‘Watson’ Would End Up In Your Hearables

Remember the movie 'Her' by Spike Jonze? When Joaquin Phoenix fell in love with his Operating System called 'Samantha'? (Voiced by Scarlett Johansson). Well, it might have...
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...

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...