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...

The Radical Transformation of Smart Textiles

Did you know that Smart Fabrics Textiles is predicted to be worth $130 billion by 2025? This is in 7 years folks, that's right...

Fully Charged And Ready To Go, Ralph Lauren Arms Team USA...

If you cast your mind back to the Rio Olympics, big brands like Nike, Adidas and Under Armour, were not being shy about putting their best...
Vollebak

Vollebak On Pushing Graphene Tech And Building Clothes That No-one Will

The existence of Graphene was first theorised in the 1940s, but it wasn’t until 2004 when two maverick scientists, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov,...
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...

Suzanne Lee’s Biofabricate, Growing A Better Future

We are big fans of Suzanne Lee. She is the material designing superstar who has brought our attention to components made out of yeast, algae,...

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...

The Wearable Lab, Decoding Future Trends in VR and Smart Materials

Première Vision, which took place last week in Paris, houses The Wearable Lab, an initiative launched by the tradeshow to support the future...

A Multiple-Partner Collaboration Designs Functional Smart Jacket With Warmth on Demand

The Multi-Tech Commuter Jacket, also known as MTC, was unveiled today. The smart jacket was commissioned by Lubrizol Corporation, a company that produces and...