When Fashion Doesn’t Have The Technology, It Should Build It!

We all know that Will-i-am is a nerd at heart. The musician has not been shy about his passion for the ever evolving technology space. So much so that the founding shareholder in Beats Electronics, has been leveraging his experience to fuse the worlds of...

TED x Whitehall: “Don’t tell me fashion is frivolous” -Frances Corner

What do you wear if you’re going to meet the Head of London College of Fashion? In this TEDTalks video Professor Frances Corner discusses how we place so much time and energy into choosing what to wear, but we often forget about the environmental...

Andrew Bolton- The Intersection of Fashion, Art and Technology

Alexander McQueen, the impact of ancient Chinese art on fashion, and the 3D printer are all areas of exploration and interest of curator in charge of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. Bolton, who has curated two of the ten most successful exhibitions in...

The Greenest Sneakers Made From Recycled Carbon Dioxide Emissions

NRG Greenest Sneakers
Since carbon capture technologies became feasible and affordable, scientists and environmentalists have been working to figure out what to do with all that carbon dioxide. Now it seems that CO2 has been turned into a product, by optimistic scientists who have managed to focus...

Anouk Wipprecht x Somfy Curational Project, 2016 ‘The Art of Motion’

Dutch-born designer Anouk Wipprecht who is famous for her Spider Dress and Smoke Dress is collaborating with Somfy on something a little bit different. Past collaborations have been with companies like Intel ,Audi , Microsoft , Google, Materialise and even Lego. Taking a step away from...

The Future of Smart Clothing According to Datacube

With so much going on in the world of smart wearables and e-textiles the idea of creating smart clothing is no longer science fiction. The e-textile revolution has started and we are excited to witness that it is progressing rapidly. With such progression we have...

Design Innovation: 3D Printed Fake Fur Developed in Minutes

The 3D-printed hair produced by MIT researchers
The talented researchers have managed to develop a way to print thousands of fine 3Dprinted hairs in minutes. By coming up with a 'new bold way to make fur without fur', the process, which would usually take several hours, is changing the way we will be able...

Transforming Paris Couture: Iris Van Herpen AW16

Those familiar with Iris van Herpen will appreciate the designer's need to transform unusual materials into quirky couture. This season, transforming Paris Couture, Iris Van Herpen AW16 did not disappoint. Pairing her collection with unique 3D printed shoes, IvH latest collection brags organic and 3...

KEYNOTE: Taking a Closer Look at the Evolution of Fashion Tech

#FASHIONTECH Berlin, currently in its fourth round at Berlin’s Fashion Week, has gained a reputation for being quite topical in their combination of fashion design and technology. So I was quite pleased when I was asked to talk about Fashion and Technology, The New...

Take a Flutter With A Skirt Controlled By Your Brainwaves

Imagine a garment that reacts to your brainwaves. I know, I know, it all sounds a bit science fiction, but New York based wearable technology designer Birce Ozkan and interaction new media artist Betty Quinn, have successfully managed to combine fashion and technology in a stylishly interactive...