Candice Fragis: “I Won’t Wear Wearables For Wearables Sake”

This morning at Decoded Fashion London I had the pleasure of sitting down with the stylish Candice Fragis, the buying and merchandising director for Farfetch. She currently leads the buying, merchandising and visual merchandising teams across men, women, children and beauty. I was introduced to...

Elvis Goren, On Creating The Ultimate Monitoring Wearable

Elvis Goren, Co-founder of Komodo Technologies
With the wearable space saturated with wrist-based activity trackers that monitor all kinds of data, KOMODO Technologies seems to be one company thinking outside the box. They have come up with a fitness technology device that will provide another layer of insight into your...

Fashion Tech PR Annabelle Azadé Challenges Us to Wear The Future

Annabelle Azadé is the first fashion tech PR I have come across who specialises in representing innovative and sustainable fashion designers. A bit of a renaissance woman, Azadé has done it all. Not only is she an established fashion journalist with a...

Janett Liriano, Creating A Bridge Between Digital Intelligence & Physical Materials

For those unfamiliar with LOOMIA, it is a New York-based smart materials company that creates innovation in smart products and related data services. Their mission is to bring comfort, safety, and confidence to the human experience. During our conversation, Janett explained how they are creating...

NYFW: Sylvia Heisel on Sustainability, Functionality and Wearability

Sylvia Heisel
With so much going on during New York Fashion Week, we made it our mission to find a moment to have a chat with Sylvia Heisel.  The early adopter of wearable technology is not about the trends, instead she is all about the movement of combining sustainability, functionality and...

Muchaneta Kapfunde, All About The Geek Chic

FashNerd founder Muchaneta Kapfunde's drive is fuelled by her insatiable appetite for technology and her passion for fashion trends. Together with her partner Mano ten Napel, she unashamedly lives and breathes FashNerd.com. As editor in chief, she continues to grow FashNerd.com into the go-to web...

Matt Drinkwater, Staying Ahead of the Fashion Tech Curve

Usually found on stage talking about the convergence of fashion and technology, we managed to pencil in a meeting with Matthew Drinkwater at the Department of Coffee and Social Affairs on Carnaby Street, London for a informal chat on the #FashionTech movement. Arriving with a friendly smile and a confident...

Sheena Allen Breaking the Mould For Women in Tech

#MotivationMonday comes in the shape of Sheena Allen. The 26 year old Terry Mississippi native is a tech mogul-in-the-making. With a growing digital business based in Austin Texas, Allen is breaking the mould as a successful woman in tech. She is proving that there is no...

Rana Nakhal Solset on Bridging the Gap Between Luxury & Function

Emel + Aris has been on our radar for quite a while now. Founded in 2015 to bridge the gap between fashion and function, Emel + Aris is a life-enhancing ‘wearable technology’ brand that continues to grace our 'Ones to Watch' list. So it...

Protected: CFE’s Ishwari Thopte, All About The Business of Fashion

Ishwari Thopte
If you are a designer exploring the technology space, Ishwari Thopte is someone you might want in your corner. A Fashion Tech Project Officer for the CENTRE FOR FASHION ENTERPRISE (CFE), she can play a key role in helping a fashion tech business execute their...