E-textiles

5 Questions About E-Textiles That You’ve Been Wanting to Ask

It was back in 2016 when FashNerd.com managing editor Mano ten Napel had the pleasure of getting to know Madison Maxey over...
Smart Fabrics washability

Smart Fabrics are Coming, But What About Washability and E-textiles Degradation?

One of the most frequent questions we get about smart fabrics is “can I wash it?”. Sometimes companies provide a yes,...
TeslaSuit

Does the Teslasuit Represent The Future of Full Body Haptic Technology?

Back in October 2018, the whispers and excitement about the Teslasuit got that little bit louder as curiosity about the wearable device...

The Smart Textiles Timeline, 1600- 2016

For some of us the words 'smart fabrics, 'smart textiles' and 'e-textiles' are still shiny and new, although pioneers have been innovating within the...

Female-led Company LOOMIA Launches A Stylish Women’s Smart Jacket

We are excited to share that last week, LOOMIA launched their first direct to consumer product. This is great news because we...

Mycelium, Redefining Leather With The Power of Organic Technology

When I heard that there was a company creating materials with the power of organic technology I was intrigued. With so much innovation taking...

Fashion, Technology & Science, A Trifecta of Innovation

Have you noticed how both science and technology have been collaborating with fashion? It is this three-way partnership that is leading to scientific breakthrough...

Artificial Intelligence, The “Brain Power” Behind Next Generation Smart Textiles

I decided to give a keynote on the merger of Artificial Intelligence with textiles because I believe that A.I. is capable of creating the...

Heisel x Taylor: Best Way to Predict the Future is to...

Everyone knows who Sylvia Heisel is. The early adopter of wearable technology is one of the most recognised pioneers of Fashion Technology. She is...

First Evening Fashion Tech Wear Collection Launched By Chelsea Klukas

This month Chelsea Klukas, who co-founded MakeFashion from a coffee shop, launched the first evening tech wear collection. Besides hoping to give...