Saturday, March 25, 2017

PFW: IvH 3D Printed and Holographic AW16 Mood

As soon as you step into Iris van Herpen's  world, normal rules no longer apply. She is not just another fashion designer showing at Fashion...

PFW: Courrège’s Voyage Into Hi-Tech Clothing

Last season, Paris Fashion Week shone with tech, however this time round it seems that wearable technology on the runway might have become a...

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...

Hussein Chalayan- “If You Don’t Take Risks, Nothing Happens”

We are inspired by a designer who does not seek approval. Creates what feels right. Is an innovative risk taker. Is unafraid to design groundbreaking collections....

Anrealage Brings Tech Gimmicks to PFW

Tech on the runway has a bad rep of being gimmicky and this season label Anrealage did nothing to dispel this stereotype. That being...

PFW Special: 7 STYLISH LOOKS FOR 7 DAYS

You have asked, and we have delivered, 7 stylish looks for 7 days. With Paris Fashion Week Opening its doors tomorrow, the question is...
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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

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...

reVISIONing Textile, Craftsmanship, Wearables and Digital Fabrication [Roadtrip Series]

Amsterdam on a Saturday afternoon is full of many diversions, so taking advantage of this, we found ourselves exploring new, relevant ways of designing,...

Plastic Bottles Ethically Re-engineered Into Waste-free Shoes

We have written quite a few articles on plastic bottles being re-engineered into something that we can use in our everyday life. Great examples...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

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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...

It is Time To Be Provoked Into Experimenting With Nobel-Prize Winning Material Graphene

At the end of last year, we wrote about the Nobel-prize winning material Graphene. Promising to change the dynamics of the smart fabrics space...

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,...

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...

High Street Brand Zara Invests in Technology To Improve Customer Experience

We mentioned, not so long ago, that high street store Zara was joining the retail tech revolution. Well, it is really happening!Such a move by...
Digital fashion brand founders by Dejan Subosic, Aleksandar Subosic, Kenza Zouiten and Gustav Springfeldt.

Boundary Breaking Ivyrevel Merging Fashion Creativity With Machine Learning

We recently discovered Swedish brand Ivyrevel, a label definitely after our #WearableTechStylist's heart. Breaking boundaries through innovation, the label has been praised for designing clothes with...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

Your Mind At Ease With Bellabeat’s Fashionable Leaf Urban

We recently wrote an article on the Next Generation Wearables that Liberate and Master the Mind, and continuing on this thread we would like to...

Deb Levine The ’40 Over 40 Women To Watch’

We take a moment  with  Jefferson Award winner and YTH founder Deb Levine- a wonder woman whose achievements thus far leave us in complete awe.What was...

INTEL, The Belle Of Fashion Week

It seems that Intel has been successfully making a name for itself this season. All that schmoozing has resulted in attention grabbing collaborations with quite a few fashion...

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...
New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language Into Text and Speech

New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language Into Text and Speech

For those who are hard of hearing, products such as MotionSavvy, founded by a team of students from Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute...
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)-...