Rothy’s New Bags Don’t Tackle the Larger Plastic Waste Problem, But I Can’t Help But Like Them!

Since launching the Flat, then the Point before adding the Loafer and then the Sneaker, Rothy's has so far repurposed more than 15, 265.661 plastic water bottles. Now they have launched a handbag line. "It's very important to our brand—to make sure...

No Batteries, No Wires, and No Sensors, SkyScrape Reimagines Materials & Reinvents Comfort

What happens when scientists, engineers, researchers, designers, weavers, knitters, and inventors get together? It becomes a collaboration that gives birth to temperature-responsive fabric. "There are no batteries, no wires, and no sensors," says Brent Ridley, CEO of Skyscrape.

Jasna Rok Lab’s Unique Emotional Intelligent Piece Exhibited At NASA Space Center

Belgian artist Jasna Rokegem shared the exciting news with us this week; she is exhibiting at the NASA Space Center Houston, as part of the prestigious Bionic Me exhibition. Jasna first visited NASA back in November 2017 as a keynote speaker at...

Why Female Focused Monitoring Wearable Solutions Are Important

Throughout my pregnancy, I found myself consistently abiding by various pregnancy apps. I checked daily notifications on the "best practices" of pregnancy and put considerable effort into abiding by the recommendations. This seems to be a common practice with my pregnant friends....

A Sense of Sustainability

The world is slowly getting greener. Electric cars are on the uptake, solar panels are becoming the norm, and wind power has taken off (becoming 10% of UK renewable energy source). When it comes to being conscious about our clothes, there seems...

10 Years Later The Famous I’m Not A Plastic Bag is Back

Who remembers Anya Hindmarch's I'm Not A Plastic Bag bag? Those who do probably remember 2007 being the year that every person and their mother strutted down the high street with their I Am A Plastic Bag bag casually swinging from their...

The Future of Fashion Is New End-To-End “Brand Operating System” Platforms

Future of Fashion
Creating and running a fashion brand is starting to look as simple as creating and running a social media account… tap to design, tap to price, tap to finance, tap to market, tap to make, tap to retarget. A new wave of...

Yes, Kickstarter is Still A Thing, Here Are 3 Campaigns Worth Backing.

There was a time when Kickstarter projects were all the rage. Now it seems that all has become quiet in the land of raising funds with less and less exciting conversations over the innovations on offer. That being said, I must admit...

Could MFS’ KEYHOUSE, BLUEZONE & ReSOURCE Be Departments of Innovation for Fashion Companies?

Did you miss this season's Munich Fabric Start? Well if you did here is the low down. The 2nd biggest tradeshow in Europe has taken sustainability, digitalisation and transparency to a whole new level. Feeling that there is a growing need for...

Diving Into the Absence of Relevant Data in Fashion

Sweeping transformations of consumer expectations and behaviour towards clothes has increased consumers’ expectations of fashion brands. And since modern fashion is pre-produced for future consumption, there should be an urgent need to understand customers’ wishes and desires in advance to satisfy them...