Wednesday, May 24, 2017

40 Days With An Emel + Aris Smart Coat, The Innovative Wardrobe Staple [Review]

Last year, on 9th May 2016, Emel+Aris Kickstarter campaign won over 230 backers who pledged £100,891 to help bring the project to life. I then met...

Women of Silicon Roundabout, Blowing Open The Tech Industry

Developing female talent in this booming sector is why FashNerd.com has been championing Women in Tech for a long while now. This is why...

10 of The Most influential and Pioneering Wearable Tech Devices of Our Time So...

There is a need in us humans, to improve ourselves. I am not talking about improving our natural good looks, I am talking about trying...

5 Fashion Couture Dresses Fused With Technology That Compliment Kawakubo’s Revolutionary Outlook

According to Andrew Bolton, Curator in Charge of The Costume Institute, Rei Kawakubo for Comme des Garçons is one of the most important and...

New Ringly Collection, Offers Beauty, But Nothing Else

News of Ringly's new collection gave us a moment of excitement. We imagined it unleashing exciting technology encased in beautiful jewellery. Hopeful and wanting to...

Susie Bubble, Fashion Blogger Who Inspires Women in Tech?

I have been a fan of Susie Bubble, real name Susanna Lau, since she started her blog Style Bubble back in 2006. She was...

‘Fossil Firsts’, Reinventing The Smart Watch And The Watch Industry

Fossil has been busy reinventing the watch and the watch industry. Showing us the kind of work ethic usually witnessed in a fashion intern who...

VITALI Smart Bra, Meet Your Intuitive Wellness Coach

With $34,076 of their $50,000 goal already pledged, it seems like everyone is talking about the VITALI Smart Bra. Attracting the right kind of attention, their Kickstarter...

Rising From The Ashes, Mobile Native Blackberry Ventures Into Enterprise of Things

Remember when having a BlackBerry was the definition of fashionable? Unlike the iPhone, it was a mobile brand that never begged for fashion's attention,...

5 Fashion Tech Brands That We Predict Will Impact The Fashion Industry In 2017

The fashion tech industry is moving at such a fast pace, that if you blink you will most likely miss the latest innovation to...
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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...

CSF, Reflecting & Re-enforcing Patterns of Excessive Consumption & Disconnection

A few months ago I was invited to be part of a Fashion Debates panel. Hosted by founder Olivia Pinnock,  she introduced me to...

5 Fashion Tech Brands That We Predict Will Impact The Fashion Industry In 2017

The fashion tech industry is moving at such a fast pace, that if you blink you will most likely miss the latest innovation to...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

Fashion, Technology & Science, A Trifecta of Innovation

Have you noticed how both science and technology have been collaborating with fashion? It is this three-way partnership that is leading to scientific breakthrough...
Smart Fabrics

Smart Fabrics Technology, Don’t Believe The Hype (Just Yet)

Earlier this year, at the Wearable Technology Show in London, I met Jan Zimmermann, head of textile innovation with Swiss textile company Forster Rohner. Part...
Smart Fabrics

Designing for Smart Fabrics: Potential Drawbacks

What are the Potential Drawbacks? If we can access, visualize and interact with our digital lives with fabric, that brings a whole set of implications...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

Sustainability Avery Dennison Evrything

Sustainable Apparel Coalition Partners with Avery Dennison and EVRYTHNG, Exploring New Age of Brand...

A pioneering partnership with the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) and Avery Dennison Retail Branding and Information Solutions has been announced. The partnership explores how suppliers, manufacturers,...

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...

Farfetch, Taking The Digital Revolution To The Streets of Hackney

We are all about keeping our ear to the ground, and in doing so we heard whispers that the store of the future will...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

Lee Seo-Hyun, Fashion Tech’s Very Own ‘Ms Big’?

We have a #WomenInTech crush on a woman promising to revolutionise the global fashion industry, Ms Lee Seo-Hyun. Youngest daughter of Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee,...

Muchaneta Kapfunde, All About The Geek Chic

FashNerd founder Muchaneta Kapfunde's drive is fuelled by her insatiable appetite for technology and her passion for fashion trends. Together with her partner Mano...

Girl Tech Fest, When ESTEAM Worlds Collide

In celebration of International Girls in ICT Day, on 30th April 2016 in Brussels the Digital Leadership Institute will carry out its first-ever Digital...

NEWS: R&D

Functional Fabrics

Functional Fabrics for Scalable Textile Tech Integration

Recently, the functional fabrics research and development department at Drexel University, received a financial injection of 75 million dollars from the Advanced Functional Fabrics of America (AFFOA)-...

Soft Wearable Robotic Glove Made With Empathy, Science and Assistive Technology

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), around 15% of the world's population are physically impaired to some degree. In order for those with...

Are Digital Tattoos Destined To Replace Bulky Wearables?

Last year we wrote an article about the future role smart temporary tattoos could play in fashion, health and sports. With convenience recognised as one...