10 Wearable Tech Accessories That You Won’t Be Embarrassed To Own

It is no secret that wearable tech has been given a bad rep in the world of fashion. Still seen by some as masculine and ugly, it is taking some convincing when it comes to getting fashion insiders on board. The good news is...

Who Are WEAR Sustain’s 23 Finalists?

I am sure that by now everyone has heard about a project called WEAR Sustain. Managed by a consortium of seven organisations across five EU countries, it is the catalyst bringing much needed attention to the development of sustainability wearables. Launched earlier this year, the...

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

E-textiles
It was back in 2016 when FashNerd.com managing editor Mano ten Napel had the pleasure of getting to know Madison Maxey over a cup coffee in Amsterdam. The Brooklyn based smart fabric engineer had flown to The Netherlands to speak about intelligent...

10 of The Most influential and Pioneering Wearable Tech Devices of Our Time So Far!

There is a need in us humans, to improve ourselves. I am not talking about improving our natural good looks, I am talking about trying to go beyond our natural human capabilities. I recently watched Ghost in a Shell, and although it is ‘just a...

The Computer Will See You Now: 3 Of The Best E-Commerce Shopping Experiences For Men

These days women are not the only ones who like to flex their buying power, men too like to dabble on online shopping. So it makes sense that there are startups out there that are using the power of algorithm to provide...

5 Smart Coats Designed to Fight Off Jack Frost And The Dreaded Wet Weather

As the weather gets colder, the summer, for many of us, is now but a distant memory, which makes it the perfect time to talk about investment coats. These are not your ordinary John Lewis coats, they are technologically (and even sustainably) designed so...

Could these 10 Innovations Be The Best Wearable Tech Inventions of 2017?

2017 has been a busy year for established brands like Adidas and startups like LOOMIA who have been boldly embracing next-gen technology. Coming up with fantastic tech products, the FashNerd team has picked ten inventions, out of the many, that had us at "wow"...

7 Wonder Materials That Could Clean Up Fashion Industry’s Act

There is no denying that a lot is going on in the smart textiles space. It is an exciting time for the design world, who get to experience some of the innovation first hand. At the beginning of the year I found...

2500 people. 3 months. No new clothes. 5 Takeaways From Slow Fashion Summer 2018

You might have heard of crowdfunding, and perhaps not crowdacting. Introduced by the Dutch non-profit CollAction, crowdacting is a new concept that enables people to pledge their action instead of money towards a positive-impact-driven cause. The team at CollAction took to their digital platform to...

Sneaker Tech, 10 Perfect Gimmicks That Have Kept Brands Ahead Of Competition

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Since Nike teamed up with Michael Jordan to bring Air Jordan to the rather stale sneaker market, the perfect gimmick was born. Celeb based, Nike led the way for the other brands to do the same. Now in the 21st century, the sneaker industry has...