The Sustainable Fashion Ecomm Playbook, Striving For Convenience

When it comes to multi-brand sites that sell sustainable fashion, the internet is no less than a graveyard, littered with broken links and defunct...

Dropel Fabrics, Everyday Wear Just Got Better

Courtesy of fashion start-up Dropel Fabrics, we soon we could be living in a world where our fashionable garments will be made of hydrophobic...

The Top 5 Wearable Tech Smart Coats Designed For All Seasons

Coats are no longer just a coat. The good news is that the advancement of technology has given birth to the wearable jacket, a...

Nimb, A Wearable Determined To Make The World Safer

The idea of adorning a fashionable wearable that is a trusted companion with the ability to look after your personal safety sounds grand. So when...

Iris van Herpen, 10 Years of Redefining the Definition of Couture...

Iris van Herpen fascinates us. We are attracted to her fearless take on fashion, and how for the last 10 years she has been bringing...

Madison Maxey, Creatively Taking Smart Fabrics Beyond The LED Dress

FashNerd.com managing editor Mano ten Napel had the pleasure of getting to know Madison Maxey over a cup coffee in Amsterdam. The Brooklyn based smart...

The Designer, The App and The Dress: Reflecting on the Tech...

Glamorized by "The Devil Wears Prada", "The September Issue" and even SATC, NYFW has the reputation of being 'the' fashion event to be seen...

Level Smart Glasses: “A Medical Device, A Fashion Accessory and The...

Back in June 2015, we wrote about VSP Global's Project Genesis which introduced a new pair of prototype smart glasses in partnership with Dragon Alliance, owned by VSP...

RoadTrip: Fashion For Good, Next-Generation Innovators and A Cappuccino

Today FashNerd popped into Fashion for Good HQ in Amsterdam for a one on one meeting with next-generation innovators who have been selected to...
Smart Fabrics

Smart Fabrics Technology, Don’t Believe The Hype (Just Yet)

Earlier this year, at the Wearable Technology Show in London, I met Jan Zimmermann, head of textile innovation with Swiss textile company Forster Rohner. Part...