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This designer 3D printed a Rolex watch and ...

Apr 24, 2015No Comments541 Views

What you see in the pictures here is a Rolex Submariner watch made at 300% scale using a 3D printer. Everything but the Perspex face

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Social media-proofing our wardrobes is a re...

Apr 22, 2015No Comments461 Views

Are selfies now impacting our spending habits? Perhaps that goes without saying on the basis of wanting to look good, but new research from TK

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Digital snippets: wearables, Net-a-Porter a...

Apr 01, 2015No Comments687 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… The wearables road ahead: a race to the bottom? [TechCrunch]

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Virtual reality hits #LFW, River Island sho...

Feb 24, 2015No Comments761 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Something innovative tied to fashion week was, for once, truly applicable to the everyday consumer at Somerset House yesterday.

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#LFW in numbers: 35 stats to know now

Feb 19, 2015No Comments669 Views

We love us some stats. Here’s a great list released by the British Fashion Council ahead of the start of London Fashion Week tomorrow: £46bn

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Smart watches to lead wearables growth in 2...

Jan 08, 2015No Comments619 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Unit sales of smart watches are expected to grow 358% year-on-year in 2015, according to the Consumer Electronics Association

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Nicholas Kirkwood on his social media arriv...

Nov 18, 2014No Comments696 Views

British footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood has recently launched his social media presence, kickstarting with a focus on Instagram and YouTube, and anchoring it with a

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Exclusive interview: Cooper Gill, space and...

Nov 12, 2014No Comments812 Views

Google Glass opened its first physical location in London this summer, an industrial loft space in the newly renovated Granary Building near Kings Cross. Hot

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Will.i.am enlists Zaha Hadid in design coll...

Oct 18, 2014No Comments596 Views

Fashion and technology – two unlikely bedfellows that have been gaining increasing column inches of late thanks to the rise of branded wearables. So far, however, the

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How the fashion press critiqued the all-new...

Sep 11, 2014No Comments530 Views

It’s somewhat hard to imagine the scene in Cupertino earlier this week – savvy tech journalists alongside a bevy of Apple employees, a handful of

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Diesel next fashion week brand to jump into...

Sep 09, 2014No Comments746 Views

Diesel Black Gold has announced a wearable tech partnership with Samsung in time for its New York Fashion Week show today at 1pm EST, in

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Lyst’s ‘big data’ visualised in proje...

Aug 13, 20141 Comment2105 Views

With an inventory of over one million items from more than 9,000 global fashion designers and retail stores, not to mention a solid group of actively purchasing

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Tod’s aims to rejuvenate iconic Gommino s...

Jun 15, 20141 Comment1687 Views

Avid fashion blog followers may have noticed several high-calibre bloggers have simultaneously started wearing and drawing attention to Tod’s footwear of late. This is not

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Why Google’s partnership with DVF and...

Jun 03, 2014No Comments1083 Views

The big news in the fashion and tech space today, was of course the announcement of Diane von Furstenberg’s new Google Glass frames. The New

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The ugliest wearable technology is arguably...

Apr 30, 2014No Comments4955 Views

“Why is wearable technology so damn ugly?” I asked in a piece I wrote for The Telegraph post-CES in January. Now I’m speaking about it

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Courage underpins beautiful new Lacoste cam...

Feb 07, 2014No Comments578 Views

#LiveBeautifully seems an apt hashtag for the latest ad from Lacoste. Created to support the brand’s “Life is a Beautiful Sport” campaign, it’s an arresting 60-second

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Fashion names star in Apple Mac’s 30-...

Feb 05, 20141 Comment2054 Views

  Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen is one of several fashion creatives to star in a new ad from Apple, a spot filmed using

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Why is wearable technology so damn ugly?

Jan 14, 20141 Comment735 Views

This piece first appeared on The Telegraph Rachel Arthur, a fashion business reporter, was dismayed by the wearable technology on offer at CES last week.

More detail on what the Opening Ceremony x ...

Jan 10, 2014No Comments818 Views

While the exact details of Intel’s new smart bracelet, created in partnership with Opening Ceremony and carried by Barneys New York, are yet to be determined,

Wearables key message at CES, Intel leads f...

Jan 07, 20141 Comment593 Views

If there’s one key theme at this year’s CES in Las Vegas, it’s wearables. Smart watches, fitness wristbands, earbuds, the works. Functionality is being heavily

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2013: a designer meets digital year in revi...

Dec 23, 20131 Comment1156 Views

What a busy year it’s been… From 3D printing taking its first trip down the New York Fashion Week catwalk, to the launch of Vine

SHOWstudio captured and remixed the sound o...

Nov 17, 2013No Comments366 Views

I’m somewhat obsessed with the idea of the fashion industry working out how to nail audio branding. I’m not talking about just straight up music

Vogue promotes new iPhone 5C as major fashi...

Oct 17, 20131 Comment952 Views

Vogue is continuing its focus on tech with a series of online editorial shots this week dedicated to the new iPhone 5C. Titled “How About

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Key fashion week trend: social media qualit...

Oct 16, 2013No Comments480 Views

There’s a lot to be said for the level of quality our industry is producing over social media these days, and rightly so for a

Digital snippets: Burberry and Apple execut...

Oct 15, 20132 Comments617 Views

The big news today has of course been about Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts’ move to become an SVP at Apple, as well as the subsequent

Chloé provides access and interaction in #...

Sep 30, 20132 Comments731 Views

Chloé launched a dedicated microsite for its Paris Fashion Week show yesterday, providing followers with multiple camera views as well as personal moodboards. It might

Digital Marc Jacobs ads invite users to res...

Sep 22, 2013No Comments1658 Views

While the majority of designers are pushing their current season collections through online banner ads at present – Diane von Furstenberg, Etro, Valentino, Calvin Klein

Why and how fashion brands should be on Vin...

May 14, 20133 Comments555 Views

We just can't stop watching our #vine #stopmotion #fashion @vineapp http://t.co/VmmpQ5rbdx — French Connection (@FCUK) April 16, 2013   When Vine, Twitter’s six-second, video-sharing app,

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Infographic: wearable tech and the signific...

May 06, 20131 Comment240 Views

There was a great piece on The Business of Fashion last week looking at the lack of fashion brands in the wearable technology space and

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Net-a-Porter’s Massenet uses Instagram to...

May 02, 2013No Comments322 Views

The coverage of Net-a-Porter founder Natalie Massanet’s talk at last weekend’s Vogue Festival might have been largely focused on her juggling motherhood and business, but for