A Deep Dive With Fashion Tech O.G. Pauline van Dongen

Earlier this year we had a sit down with the talented Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen. For those who do not know who she is, allow me to educate you. She is the woman behind the Solar Shirt, a smart garment that...

TYR, A Brand Synonymous With Athletes, Unveils State-of-the-art Technical Swimsuit

TYR Sport unveiled, in Laguna Beach, CA, the launch of TYR Venzo™, a swimsuit that redefines performance in the water. With the help of Olympic athletes Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Matt Grevers, who have been involved in every stage of development,...

Intelligent Sleepwear Phyjama Promises To Give Us A Good Night’s Sleep

When it comes to staying in good health, getting enough sleep is very important because it increases mental acuity and sharpens decision-making skills. Not getting enough sleep has been reported to increase the risk of obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, coronary heart...

Revolutionary Condom Brand Collabs With Pauline van Dongen

Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen has collaborated with Skyn, a brand known for revolutionizing the condom industry with their ultra-soft and thin polyisoprene material. Together they have taken SKYNFEEL™ "out of the bedroom and onto the running track" Experimenting in performance apparel, Skyn and van Dongen's collab is...

ChroMorphous Technology Changes The Colour or Pattern of Fabric Through a Smartphone

With smart textiles market predicted to be worth 4.72 Billion USD by 2020, we were happy to hear that there has been another exciting step in its evolution, the introduction of ChroMorphous. Developed by a team of UCF scientists from the College of Optics...

New Digital Fabric Printing Brings Technology and Fashion Together

Dedicated to connecting digital fabric printing technology and solutions to fashion designers and entrepreneurs, global technology company Epson has introduced a new microsite designed to bring "Epson Brings Technology & Fashion Together". The new site provides clothing designers with an informative digital fabric printing destination. The...

Sensewear, Fusing Digital Health And Fashion

Sensewear
This morning I was introduced to a brand called Sensewear. They are currently doing amazing work by taking an innovative approach to managing autism. First written about in back in 2015, the wild-looking line of prototype clothing got media attention for how it successfully fused health tech and clothing. Now fast...

It is Time To Be Provoked Into Experimenting With Nobel-Prize Winning Material Graphene

At the end of last year, we wrote about the Nobel-prize winning material Graphene. Promising to change the dynamics of the smart fabrics space for the better, the article highlighted how the scientists from the Cambridge Graphene Centre (CGC) and Jiangnan University figured out how...

Artistic Collaboration Sires Rochambeau’s ‘Born Digital’ Connected Jacket

New York based Rochambeau (French for the popular game rock-paper-scissors) has effortlessly given birth to a handsome jacket. Merging their shared passions of art and design, they have creatively sprinkled some technology to their one-of-a-kind creation, the Rochanbeau BRIGHT BMBR smart jacket. #BornDigital, Rochanbeau's smart jacket was manufactured...