Saturday, October 21, 2017

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

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...

Fashion Futurum, Less of a Monologue and More of a Dialogue

Today was the first day of Fashion Futurum. In its third season, Fashion Futurum promises to be an important part of Russia’s flourishing fashion week....

#MBFWRussia: A Conversation With The Godfather of Russian Fashion Mr Slava Zaitsev

Yesterday I met one of Russia's most influential fashion designer, Mr Slava Zaitsev. Usually compared to other world-renowned designers such as Christian Lacroix, Christian Dior,...

From MBFW Russia With Love

When I received an invitation to attend MBFW Russia I was hesitant, I wondered what technology would they have that would tempt me? I...

PFW: Exploring Fashion Tech and Humans At The Intersection of Wearable Technology

Paris Fashion Week always brings out the unexpected, and this season the unexpected comes in the shape of Tumblr and Paramount Pictures collaboration. Looking...
Augmented Reality

LFW: SABINNA Takes Interactive Augmented Reality to Another Level

SABINNA has taken interactive augmented reality to another level. The knitwear and ready-to-wear label, founded by Sabinna Rachimova and her business partner David Reischer, invited...

LFW: Boundary Pushing Chalayan Makes A Tinsel Fuelled Statement

Hussein Chalayan, who once stated “I like technology because it’s the only thing that allows you to do new things”, is a designer after...

The Final London Fashion Week: Will Change Affect The Artistic Fabric Of LFW?

Today is the perfect day to re-address an issue that could in the long run have an affect on the merging of fashion and...

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...

Convenience Is The Name Of The Game As Technology & Fashion Take Global Stage

Are you, like many, excited about NYFW, but dread the amount of tabs you would have open on your laptop just so you won't miss a...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

BFC’s Positive Fashion Initiative Takes Action For A Greener Future

Fashion just got serious. The British Fashion Council, Dame Vivienne Westwood and the Mayor of London have joined forces in a campaign to bring...
Creative Collaboration

The Interdisciplinary Future of Fashion Technology

When industries get together to address common interests, amazing things can happen. AI and automobiles, education and digital media, sports and biometrics. Collaborations are proving...
Sylvia Heisel

NYFW: Sylvia Heisel on Sustainability, Functionality and Wearability

With so much going on during New York Fashion Week, we made it our mission to find a moment to have a chat with Sylvia...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

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...

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...

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: R&D

Open Style Lab, Creating Wearable Solutions For Those With Disabilities

Taking their 'Fashionable Technology' theme to another level, we are currently in awe of Open Style Lab. They are responsible for running a ten-week interdisciplinary...

Twistron Yarnology Generates Power When Stretched

There is no denying it, a lot of innovation is taking place in the field of smart textiles. That is why we were super...

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...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

WearableTechStylist Exudes Confidence that Speaks to Women

I have always loved fashion. My love was never based on owning this label or that label, it was always about my ability to pick up a...

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...
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...

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...

Crew Neck Sweater Made of Thermo-Sensitive Yarn

We discovered something for the boys. It is a crew neck sweater made with double knit construction. What makes it different is the outside...

EDITOR’S PICK: Rock Star Smart Skinny Jeans For Only $44.94!

The fact that not many people cannot pull off a pair of white jeans did not put me off putting them on my Christmas...