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...

TED x Whitehall: “Don’t tell me fashion is frivolous” -Frances Corner

What do you wear if you’re going to meet the Head of London College of Fashion? In this TEDTalks video Professor Frances Corner discusses how we place so much time and energy into choosing what to wear, but we often forget about the environmental...

Do Sharing Ecosystems Really Have The Family in Mind?

When I come home from work, I just want to decompress on the couch and get lost in social media before I start making dinner for my family. The thing is, each of my kids are sitting with me on the couch, also with...

Seriously, Knowledge Is Power As Experts Share Valuable Startup Experience

We can all name at least one company that has successfully raised some serious cash, managed to bring the product to market, before unexpectedly shutting down. Most recently, Ringly and Wisewear bowed out of the wearable tech space. As the continuous demise of fashion...

5 Facts You Need To Know About Lenzing’s New Blockchain-Enabled Supply Chain Traceability Platform

Made of TENCELTM or LENZINGTM ECOVEROTM branded fibres, Lenzing is committed to using 100% sustainable and traceable fibres over the next five years. For the decision-makers at Lenzing, transparency is the core part of their business. "Sustainability and traceability are two...

Next Future Terrifying Technology Will Blow Your Mind

We are watching 'Next Future Terrifying Technology Will Blow Your Mind '. It is a documentary that explores how the way we connect will play a key role in the smarter future, that we are currently building. As communication becomes the new transport, we can...

Mapping Fashion Tech: A Global Outlook

Even though the pandemic-induced shocks are still reverberating through the industry, technology has become the constant, continually opening new doors to industry innovations. It has helped fashion businesses stay in business as all industries continue to battle through the unpredictable pandemic. Forced...

Did LFW Exhibitors Miss a 3D Trick? Fashion Technologist Amal Jooma Seems To Thinks So.

"Traditionally, London Fashion Week has been an all-encompassing immersive experience; however, the long line of videos this year, all with disclaimers that they were shot in adherence to Covid-19 regulations, is unlikely to deliver an exciting experience. While beneficial to see collections...

Optical Lens Technology Has Its Eye on Us

Optical Lens Technology Has Its Eye on Us
We previously wrote an article about a new type of contact lens that had the ability to magnify objects 2.8 times.  Engineered at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Switzerland, the fine-tuned prototype boasted a 1.55mm-thick contact lens that featured a very thin reflective...

We Will Learn to Love the Apple Watch

With the first batch going out today, Apple have sold an estimated 2.3 million in Apple Watch pre-orders so far. With the Wearable Tech Space still in its incubation period, surely the first Apple Watch, a device that has been made "to the best...