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

Sep 11, 2014No Comments182 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 Comments171 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 Comment668 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 Comment481 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 Comments398 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 Comments151 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 Comments220 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 Comment204 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

Why is wearable technology so damn ugly?

Jan 14, 20141 Comment214 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 Comments241 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 Comment201 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 Comment238 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 Comments98 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 Comment139 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

Key fashion week trend: social media qualit...

Oct 16, 2013No Comments144 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 Comments114 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 Comments119 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 Comments278 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 Comments144 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 Comment75 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 Comments109 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

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Start-up spotlight: Stylyt

Apr 25, 2013No Comments87 Views

Greater consumer participation in today’s brands is a trend that shows no sign of abating. In fashion of course, that’s a huge opportunity, meaning it

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Digital snippets: Peter Som, Bergdorfs, Pra...

Mar 24, 2013No Comments52 Views

There’s been a lot happening in the fashion and technology space over the past couple of weeks, ranging from Proenza Schouler’s new site to Net-a-Porter

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Infographic: #Oscars best-dressed according...

Feb 25, 20131 Comment55 Views

There’s nothing quite like the live commentary you get over Twitter when the #Oscars takes place, as everyone and anyone has some sort of say

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Brazil’s Reserva turns CCTV footage of bu...

Jan 25, 2013No Comments122 Views

  How’s this for inspired… Brazilian menswear brand Reserva has launched a video of the robbers breaking into its São Paulo store, to help promote

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Givenchy launches short graphic film for ne...

Jan 17, 2013No Comments120 Views

  Parfums Givenchy has released a short film called Le Rouge for the launch of its new lipstick of the same name. Created by design

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Facebook Graph Search will prove key for lo...

Jan 16, 2013No Comments38 Views

The web is abuzz today with discussion around Facebook’s Graph Search, its new in-built social search system based on the data it’s been able to

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Velocity revisited: key quotes from Stefan ...

Jan 09, 20131 Comment192 Views

I recently rediscovered my copy of Velocity: The Seven New Laws for a World Gone Digital, written by Ajaz Ahmed of AKQA and Stefan Olander

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Fashion Hackathon set for MBFW New York, wi...

Jan 08, 2013No Comments41 Views

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York is set to host a “Fashion Hackathon” this February, tasking teams of tech hackers with building an app that solves

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British Fashion Council announces series of...

Jan 05, 2013No Comments53 Views

The autumn/winter 2013/14 catwalk season kickstarts on Monday with London Collections: Men, the second season of a dedicated menswear event in the British capital. We’ve