When FashNerd Met Nikoletta Szirmay

Nikoletta Szirmay, the co-founder of the Tago Arc bracelet
The Tago Arc bracelet launched its campaign on Indiegogo in February 2015. It was an explosive success that saw the project reach its funding goal within its first day. With such success on the horizon, we wanted to know more about a woman who is making...

Carnise McIntosh, Styling Up The Tote

Women who adore handbags are soon going to be spoilt for choice with the introduction of the Leoht handbag. It is a tech bag that will not only charge your gadgets but it will also help you find them. So why invest in a tech...

Republica 2015 Berlin: Meeting Lisa Lang

When FashNerd attended Re:publica 2015 in Berlin, we  had the pleasure of meeting innovative designer Lisa Lang. As I sat down next to the founder of ElektroCouture, the first thing she shared with me was that, "when it comes to fashion there are a great many things that can be...

The Fashionable Genius Behind Made With Gloves

This week, we are a taking a moment for a Q&A with the multi-talented Michelle Hua, Founder & Director of Made With Glove Ltd, a wearable tech start up designing fashionable heated gloves for women. What was your first business idea and what did you...

Deb Levine The ’40 Over 40 Women To Watch’

We take a moment with Jefferson Award winner and YTH founder Deb Levine- a wonder woman whose achievements thus far leave us in complete awe. What was your first business idea and what did you do with it?  Back in the day, I was running vegetarian cafes in...

Meet The Man Behind XOO

Piers Ridyard is the man behind the first line of XOO wearables that are fashionable, adaptable and functional with “the future in mind”. What was your first business idea and what did you do with it? First true business idea? Pennywatch – when I was 14 (2004). Idea...

The Man Behind The Wearable Guru

We meet the innovative man behind The Wearable Guru. Mano ten Napel has contributed to wired.com, and is leaping into the world of wearables with such confidence that we had to take a moment to find out more. What was your first business idea and what...