Wednesday, October 18, 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...

Minkoff’s New Connected Bag, Designed For The Truly Tech-Active Millennial

It's that time again, when the bi-annual Fashion Week tech ideas mill starts churning. In the last couple of years, we have witnessed various...
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Top 10 Brands Translating Fashion and Technology into Must Have Buys

Feeling a bit lost when it comes to wanting to buy fashion tech? Are you unsure about where to start? Well, let us take you...

The Unboxing and Exploration Of An Emel + Aris Smart Coat

It is no secret that I have a style crush on luxury brand EMEL + ARIS. I can't help but adore their beautifully tailored...
Is Adidas Proving Footwear Technology Is Maybe in 3D Printing?

Is Adidas Proving Footwear Technology Is Maybe in 3D Printing?

What does Thursday, 15th December 2016 and cities New York City, Tokyo and London have in common? Well, Thursday, 15th December 2016 is the...

MEZZI, Smart Bags That Allow You To Always Stay In Charge

I have a crush on a bag. No, it is not the Kelly or the Alexa, it is instead the Nerina. Part of a...
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Helios Smart Ring, Combining Health, Technology and Fashion

e-Senses is the company behind Helios. Founded by Gleb Nikeschin and Marina Nikeschina, the Dutch based company has developed a smart ring that will...

THE GUIDE: All I Want For Christmas…

With valuable input from the voices of fashion and technology, like Billie Whitehouse, Madison Maxey and Sylvia Heisel, FashNerd.com has launched a Christmas shoppable tech guide...

H&M x Kenzo’s Vibrant Spirit Tech Styled

The powers-that-be at H&M definitely have their finger on the pulse of what is going. For a while now they have been successfully making...

Kate Spade’s “Pretty Basic Wearables” Are More Fashion Than Function

The last time we wrote about Kate Spade was when the NY label collaborated with tech bag brand Everpurse to spawn a couple of stylish...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

Sewing Robotics

A Revolutionary Milestone, from the Sewing Machine to Robotics

Would you say that it is inevitable that robots will be, if not already, part of the fashion technology movement? We like to think so. Championing...

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...

The 3D Printed Future of Fashion Business: Overproduction & Low Sustainability (Part 2)

The long supply chain and low marginality have created another dead-end strategy of mass market fashion, overproduction. Each year, we produce 150 billion units...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

Subconscious Shopping: Step Into eBay’s ‘Inspiration Zone’

Curated in partnership with Saatchi Art, eBay has opened the first subconscious shopping experience. Launched in a revolutionary new concept space in Central London, the...

Disrupting Retail Technology and Fashion Technology

"The Overuse of the Word #FashionTech Is Taking Away its Meaning & Eradicating The Artistry" -Muchaneta K 2015 was the year that defined Fashion Tech(nology)...

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...

NEWS: R&D

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...
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Mercedes-Benz Creates Huge Ripples in Smart Home Battery Business

Mercedes-Benz is presenting itself as a serious player in the business of solar power and batteries. The luxury car manufacturer recently partnered up with...

Wearable Technology Is Getting Flexible On Us

For years, universities and research and development departments have been trying to develop a material containing transistors that are stretchable. Some have even succeeded in...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

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...

In Her Own Words: SHEFALY YOGENDRA [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...

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...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

Revolutionary Condom Brand Collabs With Pauline van Dongen

Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen has collaborated with Skyn, a brand known for revolutionizing the condom industry with their ultra-soft and thin polyisoprene material. Together...

Step Into The Future of 3D Denim With Motac

We are all about G-Star RAW's new micro denim collection. Our favourite being the the 3D Mid Skinny jeans. Dubbed MOTAC, the collection, which also...
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Designing for Smart Fabrics: Deciding What to Design

Work with a Clothing Designer (someone who works with fabrics) I can’t stress enough how important it is to work with someone who understands making...