DAY 2: Decoded Fashion, We Got You Covered!

With Day 1 of Decoded Fashion leaving me wanting more, Day 2 could not come soon enough. The second day of #DFNYC started with the 'Liz Bacelar Greeting'. Dressed all in black DKNY, Bacelar was a bundle of enthusiasm on stage. Capturing our attention and...

DAY 1: Decoding The Game Changers

It was not so long ago that we were enjoying the spoils of Decoded Fashion London Summit, this time round we are in the city that never sleeps, New York City. Decoded Fashion's New York City Summit is being held in the fashionable Chelsea area....

This Technology is for YOU, Sister!

From the minute we “officially become women”, and get our period, our body gives us signals letting us know the exact stage we are at within our own personal, monthly cycle. This amazing phenomenon, not only helps us become more in tune with our...

Soon, ‘Ugly’ Won’t Live Here No More

People don’t want to wear ugly stuff. They just don’t. Parisian style is made of this motivation. Trillion dollar industries don’t just materialize out of nowhere; people value how they look. Why in Wearable Tech (or substitute your preferred expletive) has it taken so...

Pao’s Fight is No “Rosa Parks Struggle”

When a California jury decided that gender wasn’t the reason that Ellen Pao hadn’t been promoted, there must’ve been a collective sigh throughout Silicon Valley. For the venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers, the legal win was not exactly a high-five, fist...

The Future of Wearable Tech – the Smart Stiletto

I confess, my name is Michelle Hua and I am a shoe addict.  It is an addiction that has earned me the nickname Imelda, after Imelda Marcos the former Phillipines first lady well known for her shoe hoarding of nearly 1000 pairs of shoes....