Sunday, October 22, 2017

Another Day, Another SmartWatch as A|X Launches Hybrid at CES

Another day, another smartwatch launches. This time round it is Armani Exchange entering the competitive ring. We must admit that we did not see AX...

Holition x Rimmel: Beauty Technology Meets Human Experience

It is no secret that technology advancements have been revolutionizing many industries for quite some time now. From fashion to retail,  the ever-changing face...
Airpods

When EarPods Became Airpods and Why This Was Inevitable

We wondered for a while if the new iPhone 7 would come with Hearables? There were a lot of rumors out there about what innovation...

Craving Fashion Technology? #FASHIONTECH Berlin Delivers

Today, #FASHIONTECH Berlin surprised me, in a very good way. Since starting FashNerd.com over a year ago, I have been wooed to attend many...

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...

The Designer, The App and The Dress: Reflecting on the Tech on Offer at...

Glamorized by "The Devil Wears Prada", "The September Issue" and even SATC, NYFW has the reputation of being 'the' fashion event to be seen...

The Future is Set To Blow Our Mind

Today we are watching Rebecca Minkoff's fashion-and-tech forward store, courtesy of FastCompany and it is blowing away our style tech minds. In partnership with eBay, the...
Nike Sydney Leroux

Nike’s Latest Innovation Is An Environmentally Friendly Flyknit Kickass Bra

Hey ladies, there is a bra that we have fallen for. Designed by sports giant Nike, the bra's support  is made of a material...
INTEL at NYFW SS17

NYFW: Intel Disrupts and Transforms the Fashion Industry

No stranger to Fashion Week and confirmed as the official technology partner of NYFW, we are excited to see how Intel will transform and grow the...

Bluetooth Beanie, The Epitome of Cool?

Some people can command the words hip and cool by simply adorning the fashionable Bluetooth Beanie hat. These are the people and the fans...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

Which Is The Lesser of Two Evils, Dumping Plastic or Reusing It In Fabric?

We all know that plastic is currently a big problem. It never breaks down. When dumped in landfills it ends up releasing heavy metals...

Kuben Edwards, Stylish Eco Conscious Warrior

As the demand for Fast Fashion slows down, the way forward is all about Sustainable fashion. More than a trend, and all about changing the...

Investing in Fashion With A ‘Conscious’

We are unafraid to admit we are part of a cult, a cult that is loving H&M's Conscious Exclusive collection. It is a range that...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

Does Retail Tech & Fashion Tech Go Hand in Hand?

The Fashion Week season has so far been more about being digital than Fashion Tech. We can count on one hand, maybe two, the...

Explosion of Technology Transforming The Way We Shop

We get a ripple of excitement when we think about how the explosion of technology has been transforming the way we shop. This global guilty...

The Explosion of Tech Innovation Means It Is Time To Approach Africa With a...

When it comes to the merger of fashion with technology, Africa is usually depicted as a continent with very little innovation. True, it is...

NEWS: R&D

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...
Cotton textile covered with nanostructures invisible to the naked eye. Image magnified 200 times.

No More Washing. Shine Some Light On Self-Cleaning Textiles

As technology evolves, the importance of it evolving grows by the day, which means that the choices that we have to approach when solving everyday...
Project Kino

Miniature Wearable Robots To Spice Up Your Fashion Style

If you think common places where you would find robots are manufacturing plants, operating rooms, or homes, you are in for a surprise. The...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

Finally, Something To Fashionably Leaf In

I think it is about time that the fashion tech industry came up with decent gadgets for women that will actually give us what...

Believe The Hype, VINAYA is #FashionTech That Rocks!

Yes you better believe the hype, VINAYA is #FashionTech that rocks. Led by 27 year old Kate Unsworth, VINAYA house is dedicated to developing...

In Her Own Words: CARLY-ANN FERGUS [Women In Tech Series]

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

Future-Proofing New Concepts, KEYHOUSE Continues To Make An Unambiguous Statement

Launched 30th August 2016, KEYHOUSE is a progressive trade fair like no other. Celebrating innovation and creativity, KEYHOUSE is the space where you will...

Madison Maxey, Creatively Taking Smart Fabrics Beyond The LED Dress

FashNerd.com managing editor Mano ten Napel had the pleasure of getting to know Madison Maxey over a cup coffee in Amsterdam. The Brooklyn based smart...
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...