Transforming Paris Couture: Iris Van Herpen AW16

Those familiar with Iris van Herpen will appreciate the designer's need to transform unusual materials into quirky couture. This season, transforming Paris Couture, Iris Van Herpen AW16 did not disappoint. Pairing her collection with unique 3D printed shoes, IvH latest collection brags organic and 3...

Digital Natives in Smart Cities: Conquering the Future Now

Stepping from your driverless car (which hummed off to find a parking spot), you glance at your wrist and notice that your virtual assistant plotted your path through the crowds of pedestrian traffic to your favorite coffee shop. You slip past the line and...

Scott Amyx: Fashion Comes First & Technology Should Be Following

Scott Amyx Interview
It was around the same time that we started FashNerd.com that I came across Scott Amyx. Based in the San Francisco Bay area, Amyx is founder and CEO of Amyx+ and managing partner at Venture1st. As a futurist and thought leader in the Wearables and...

Fashion Technology, Time To Limelight The Artistry

Maartje Dijkstra Braindrain Dress
This week I found myself on stage at #FASHIONTECH Berlin giving a keynote on 'Fashion and Technology, The New Power Couple?' I planned to explore how we can rewire the fashion industry's definition of fashion technology by taking a relatable approach that challenges the perception that...

VerveLife, A New Era of Hearables from Motorola

VerveLife has landed. Today we attended the launch of a revolutionary collection of wireless audio products from Motorola. Designed to give you full freedom, the new devices will make sure that you stay connected in your everyday life. With innovative and flexible technology, VerveLife perks...

Automat, Taking The Internet Of Things From Prototype To Market

Automat, Taking The Internet Of Things From Prototype To Market
It wasn't long after meeting Fredrik Timour, CEO of award-winning startup Neue Labs, that we dove straight into a conversation about their latest product called AUTOMAT. Over a beer, I questioned Timour on the ins and outs of Neue Labs, with the objective to understand the possibilities...

Printed Circuitry Makes Sleeker Wearables

Armor is a new prototype created by two New York startups, The Crated and Strong Arm Technologies. The collaboration introduces a new type of smart apparel that will function using printed textile circuits. Inspired by StrongArm’s deep understanding and connection to the safety of active...

LV’s Ghesquiere Introducing Innovation into the Patrimony

Slowly but surely the luxury world seems less hesitant to make the latest technology offerings part of their design plan. It is great to see these old and established fashion houses recognising that the use of Fashion Technology does not always have to be...

These Smart Threads Can Change The Colour of Clothes

These Smart Threads Can Change The Colour of Clothes
Often, when I leave the house, it hits me that I haven't given any attention to colour matching my clothes. This fashion passe could soon be a thing of the past, because a group of researchers in the US have found a way of shifting...

Bucardo, Reinventing Classic Products for the Modern World

We are excited to announce that California-based lifestyle company Bucardo have been busy reinventing classic products for the modern world with the launch of The Pendulum Collection.  The Pendulum Collection is a line of premium accessories that transform the Apple Watch into a classic pocket watch or...