Holition’s Innovation, Leads The Way In The Merger of Beauty and Technology

This morning, I was excited to be heading for the offices of Holition. Located in Chancery Lane, Holition is an award winning digital creative studio that focuses on digital retail and beauty tech. Formed as a venture start-up, Holition explores and expands the role that...

Let’s Not Waste the Power of Fashion, Let’s Innovate [Road Trip Series]

Marina Toeters is someone who we have had on our radar for a while now. Educated as a graphic and fashion designer, Marina finished her Master of Art cum laude at MaHKU Utrecht before gaining a reputation as one of the talents successfully bridging the...

reVISIONing Textile, Craftsmanship, Wearables and Digital Fabrication [Roadtrip Series]

Amsterdam on a Saturday afternoon is full of many diversions, so taking advantage of this, we found ourselves exploring new, relevant ways of designing, making and producing textile and clothing. Determined to be educated in the latest developments within the smart materials, space, we turned...

Aniela Hoitink, Creative Designer, Brilliant Scientist and Driven Engineer [Roadtrip Series]

Our road trip series begins in the company of founder of Neffa, the talented designer Aniela Hoitink. An advocate of distinctiveness, Aniela firmly believes that individuality in people and materials are the elements that make the world a special place. As part of our road trip series, we...

DDW16, Today’s Design Thinkers Planning for the Tomorrow’s Future [Roadtrip Series]

In its 15th year, Dutch Design Week (DDW) 2016 is a creative event that brags over 2500 national and international visitors. Invited to attend, FashNerd was excited to be part of the crowd, discovering the latest minimalist, experimental, innovative and unconventional design aesthetics. More International than Dutch, the...

Hyper Island, Making the Impossible Possible [Roadtrip Series]

Hyper Island Global Head Office in Telefonplan, Stockholm
Last month I spoke in Stockholm, at a former Ericsson factory (yes, the mobile phone company that builds telecom infrastructures for countries now) that has turned into a post-industrial design centre located at Telefonplan. Now the global head office of Hyper Island, the building is home to a digital learning...