Black Fashion Tech Founders: Give Us A Level Playing Field, Not Charity!

The virtual 3D fashion show by US-based Congolese designer Anifa Mvuemba, for her brand Hanifa, left everyone mesmerized. The digital show, executed with finesse, not only sent ripples across the fashion-tech circuit but also sparked enthusiasm amongst the Black community, widely underrepresented in this space.

Ben Alun-Jones: “There’s no point trying to put out the small fire, while there is a huge fire raging in the background.”

Last week I had a one on one conversation with Ben Alun-Jones, one of the founders of Unmade, a company that is enabling clothing brands to create on-demand supply chains. Alun-Jones, who spearheads product innovation, conception and development at Unmade, started the...

Conversation With the Team Behind Third Generation Revolutionary Innovation The Hövding Helmet

A few years back, we wrote about a bicycle helmet designed by a team of innovative Swedes, who had a lightbulb moment back in 2005. From concept to approved certified product, the first version of the airbag cycle helmet was introduced in...

Are you a Fashion Tech Start-up Working Towards a More Sustainable Future?

Loomish, a Swiss investment management firm, and Swiss luxury brand Bally is inviting enterprises with ground-breaking solutions capable of supporting big players tackle sustainability. The fashion tech start-ups should not only be dedicated to developing initiatives that actively address the...

Straight Out Of Antwerp: 5 Fashion Tech Startups To Watch

By recognising and supporting fashion innovation, Antwerp is a city working hard to put itself on the fashion tech map. Promising to be a place were tech stars get to rise, Flanders DC, an Antwerp based creative agency, has been one of the driving forces...

Focusing On Technology, 24 Future Driven Startups Battle It Out

When it comes to the conversation of the merger of fashion conversation, we need to acknowledge that it has become a global one. This is because fashion and retail innovation has been taking place in countries like Belgium, Slovenia and even as...

Lisa Morales-Hellebo, Fixing Fashion’s Supply Chain Problems By Pushing Limits

Recently we had the pleasure of getting to know Lisa Morales-Hellebo. The VC, entrepreneur, seasoned product strategist, creative director and founder of New York Fashion Tech Lab, which she launched in 2014, has been on our radar for a while now. Not...

The Luna Smart Lamp With Alexa Built-in Is Definitely On Our WishList

With the number of Smart Assistants projected at 200 Million units by the end of 2019, there is a new smart lamp designed to make charging easier and sleeker. Designed by Italian design brand Woodie Milano, founded in 2015, the Luna smart...

The Tago Arc Bracelet, Still All About Earth-friendly Technology

Do you remember Tago Arc, the wearable tech bracelet by Liber8tech? It was launched successfully on Indiegogo back in 2015. The E Ink bracelet was backed by 517people; it raised $104,407, 261% more than their initial $40,000 goal. Well, unlike many other...

Novus, The Perfect Smartwatch Wearable Device For Youngsters?

Dedicated to satisfying the needs of both kids and parents alike, the company behind Novus, Abardeen, has come up with a smartwatch device that successfully combines phone, watch and home assistant. The California based company are not new to this space,...