League Collective, an Eco-fashion Brand That Promises Sustainable and High-tech Sportswear

We recently came across a fashion label called League Collective. They are an Eco-fashion brand that creates multipurpose, sustainable and high-tech sportswear for women.  The company is driven by their passion for developing highly functional, strong and durable garments through processes that have minimal...

Vollebak On Pushing Graphene Tech And Building Clothes That No-one Will

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The existence of Graphene was first theorised in the 1940s, but it wasn’t until 2004 when two maverick scientists, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, were able to isolate and test it. As technology continues to advance, Graphene textile technology is emerging as the new...

LAYER x Catapult Launch A Wearable Device

Coinciding with the World Cup, Benjamin Hubert of experience design agency LAYER has designed PLAYR, a smart wearable that enables athletes to track performance, improve their game, and compete against other players. Designed and developed over a period of 18 months, the LAYER partnered...

Unlock Your Fitness Potential with RUNVI, A Running Lab In Your Shoes

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Performance wearables company, NWTNLabs, announced today the launch of RUNVI, smart insoles that provide real measurement to help health and fitness lovers achieve their goals more efficiently. Featuring accurate power and performance measurement, RUNVI also offers real-time coaching and dynamic training plans. "With our leading-edge...

Could Emglare’s Smart Clothing With Wireless Charging Make Wearables Redundant?

Emglare is a smart clothing brand that might have the kind of embedded sensors that could make wearables redundant. Designed with the ability to monitor ECG and heartbeat, the garments have the ability to directly communicate with the mobile phone application, which brings an...

MIT Design Lab x PUMA Explore How Living Organisms Can Enhance Performance

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Imagine a breathing sports shoe, that grows its own air passageways to enable personalized ventilation. A learning insole that prevents fatigue and improves athletes’ performance. A t-shirt that responds to environmental factors by changing its appearance to inform the wearer about the air quality?...

Science of Apparel, Engineering Fibers With Style And Sustainability

I recently discovered NY based startup Science of Apparel. Located in SoHo, I love how the company is setting a new standard. Combining performance and sustainability, founders Roberto Crivello, the creative, and Aydin Karavelioglu, the scientist, are changing the fashion industry by approaching it with...

Intelligent Fashion That Can Measure Your Health And Still Be Sustainable

Closed Loop Smart Athleisure Fashion is an initiative based on previous work of Marina Toeters of by-wire.net and Margreet de Kok of the Holst Centre.  A cross-fertilization of ideas, the project has gained attention including being chosen as one of the Top 3 Next Tex Innovations...

UA HOVR, Ushering In A New Chapter Of Sneaker Tech Innovation

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Under Armour has expanded its footwear apparel range with innovative performance UA HOVR sneakers. Known for their connected fitness™ platform, which powers the world's largest digitally connected health and fitness community, Under Armour's latest sneaker tech styles- the UA HOVR Sonic and UA HOVR Phantom-...

Fully Charged And Ready To Go, Ralph Lauren Arms Team USA With Tech Jackets

If you cast your mind back to the Rio Olympics, big brands like Nike, Adidas and Under Armour, were not being shy about putting their best tech foot forward. Scaling technology to deliver greater performance and innovation, we all remember how Nike hit the headlines with Nike...