Up Close And Personal With Louis Vuitton’s Luxury Smartwatch

Louis Vuitton has released its first piece of wearable tech. The attention grabbing collection of smartwatches, are a rework on the Tambour Horizon watch. Expensive and luxurious, the timepieces have been designed to pair up with up-to-date Android phones and iPhones. Although the trio of watches...

Could Joaquin Phoenix ‘Wear Vegan’ Campaign Change Attitudes Towards Vegan Wool?

Dressed in a wool suit designed by Brave GentleMan, Phoenix makes a statement during NYFW this season. If you, like Joaquin Phoenix, believe that “Wool hurts. Wear Vegan” then I have some good news for you, you can turn to CROP, a wool alternative led by...

The ToryTrack Hybrid, An Analogue Watch With Activity Tracker Capabilities

American lifestyle brand, Tory Burch has launched a new line of smartwatches based on THE COLLINS —a clean-lined, menswear-inspired design that is one of the brand's bestselling watches. The collection offers four distinct styles that include a navy perforated leather strap with pops of...

Stella McCartney x Parley’s Environmentally-Minded Approach to fashion

When one thinks of Stella McCartney, there are 3 words that come to mind; Eco friendly, Meat Free, Sustainability. So it came as no surprise when Central St Martins graduate and former creative director of Chloe worked with Parley for the Oceans on a...

Marc Jacobs Growing Line of Wearables Gets Tactile

Riley Touchscreen
Yesterday, American label Marc Jacobs introduced its first touchscreen smartwatch. The lightweight round shape silhouette smart ticker embodies the spirit of Marc Jacobs with characteristics that define individuality and personality. A better-looking watch, in my opinion, to previous versions, the Riley touchscreen smartwatch has...

Iris van Herpen’s Syntopia Merges Artisanal Techniques With Modern Tech

It has been a full week since Iris van Herpen presented her collection on 2nd July 2018 at Le Trianon in Paris. The beautiful Haute Couture collection named, ‘Syntopia’, explored the new worlds that arise within synthetic biology and the intertwining relationships between the organic...

Scientists, Artists and Designers’ Exploration of Powering Up Our Wearables

Wearables
Technology has come a long way when it comes to small and flexible batteries and new protocols like Bluetooth Low Energy. As new technologies continue to be developed, a new generation of batteries to power them is emerging, resulting in wearables becoming more efficient,...

Sustainable Fashion Marketing: The Playful Approach

Sustainable Fashion Marketing
‘It’s chic to repeat’, is a snappy phrase that carries a semantic equal part playful and meaningful. Here’s why. It is devoid of terrifying stats about human rights and climate change, that results from the use-and-throw clothes culture many of us have become habituated...

Stratasys x Ganit Goldstein: Fusing Cutting-edge 3D Printing Technology With Traditional Design

Pioneers of 3D Printing technology Stratasys have collaborated with Fashion Design Graduate, Ganit Goldstein to create a new line of unique 3D printed woven shoes. The partnership, which was part of Goldstein’s “Between the Layers” graduation collection, gave birth to...

Thanks Moschino, Now The Sims Have A Better Wardrobe Than Me

I am not much of a gamer, but boy did I love the Sims. I first discovered it at my friend's house. When she showed me how it works, I thought "how silly" - famous last words, because it wasn't long before I was...