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Net A Porter Founder Natalie Massenet Interview

Natalie Massenet on consumers, growth marke...

Jul 02, 2015No Comments87 Views

Natalie Massenet, chairman and founder of Net-a-Porter, has indicated she is staying put with the company after it merges with Yoox SpA. In an interview

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Virtual reality for retail gets airtime at ...

Jun 24, 2015No Comments260 Views

Virtual reality is heavily integrated in the gaming space, but progressively finding avenues into other industries too. Travel is an obvious one, and increasingly, so

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Digital snippets: Breaking up with the Appl...

Jun 22, 2015No Comments244 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Vanessa Friedman: Why I’m breaking up with the Apple Watch

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Dior enters virtual reality space with in-s...

Jun 18, 2015No Comments500 Views

We’ve seen a flurry of retail and fashion brands experiment with virtual reality of late. Next up: Dior. The French luxury house captured a backstage

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Michael Kors and Gigi Hadid battle it out i...

Jun 14, 2015No Comments296 Views

Anything fun deserves to be celebrated, so kudos to Michael Kors for this joyful little video featuring the designer himself playing a version of Pictionary

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Why are autumn campaigns already releasing?...

Jun 09, 2015No Comments407 Views

When did ad campaigns for autumn/winter start launching in May? I returned to my desk today after a couple of weeks travelling to see notifications

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Harvey Nichols launches another risqué cam...

Jun 05, 2015No Comments410 Views

Harvey Nichols is pushing a few buttons again – this time with a campaign that references divorce, natural disasters, stereotypical prison scenes and a number

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You can try-on legendary Alexander McQueen ...

May 29, 2015No Comments632 Views

One of the most relevant applications for virtual try-ons has got to be for the beauty industry. Walk in to any retailer and the cosmetic

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Are fashion brands prepped to forego qualit...

May 08, 2015No Comments827 Views

Something is happening with social media content. Where once highly pristine images made all the more perfect with an Instagram filter were a sure-fire strategic

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

Apr 24, 2015No Comments733 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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#fashmash hits Matthew Williamson store in ...

Apr 15, 2015No Comments874 Views

Industry leaders gathered at the Matthew Williamson store in London earlier this week for an event celebrating fashion and technology. The 15th global #fashmash evening

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Fashion and tech to be celebrated in new Fa...

Mar 24, 2015No Comments1185 Views

The British Fashion Council has teamed up with Decoded Fashion to launch the Fashion Futures Awards, which celebrates how the industry is pushing the boundaries

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Do us a favour: fashion’s presence at #SX...

Mar 23, 2015No Comments947 Views

Celebrating the fact that SXSW goers were better dressed, and celebrity speakers like Karlie Kloss, Joe Zee and Nicola Formichetti were present at the Interactive

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Top tips for retail start-ups from VCs at #...

Mar 19, 2015No Comments1089 Views

In two years’ time, retail innovation will be led by start-ups more than by corporations, a panel comprised of venture capital firms stated on the

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Digital snippets: Zoolander, Apple Watch, F...

Mar 12, 2015No Comments621 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Zoolander stars crash Valentino runway during Paris Fashion Week to

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Four reasons to care about the #AppleWatch

Mar 09, 2015No Comments665 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs The web was abuzz with coverage of CEO Tim Cook’s keynote revealing further information about the Apple Watch from

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

Feb 24, 2015No Comments868 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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Burberry #Tweetcam to provide personalised ...

Feb 22, 2015No Comments1169 Views

Twitter users will be able to gain unique and personalised access to the Burberry show at London Fashion Week today through a new initiative called

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#LFW in numbers: 35 stats to know now

Feb 19, 2015No Comments722 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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Virtual reality’s quiet presence at #NYFW

Feb 16, 2015No Comments1132 Views

The promise of virtual reality seems to have hit New York Fashion Week, albeit it in a very quiet, non-obtrusive way. Placed subtly at the

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Tommy Hilfiger to make limited edition runw...

Feb 14, 2015No Comments943 Views

Tommy Hilfiger is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and with it making two pieces walking its catwalk show at New York Fashion Week on

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New York vs London: a fashion week infograp...

Feb 14, 2015No Comments632 Views

Did you know the 3460 miles between New York and London is about the equivalent of three million times the length of supermodel Karlie Kloss?

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New York Fashion Week (and beyond): Digital...

Feb 11, 2015No Comments892 Views

This story first appeared on Campaign US New York Fashion Week kicks off Wednesday, with hundreds of designers showcasing their latest collections in back-to-back runway

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Marc Jacobs’ #mjcommute series makes simp...

Feb 09, 2015No Comments818 Views

Marc Jacobs is running a cute campaign via YouTube documenting the commute of various members of its staff around the world. Using the hashtag #mjcommute,

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London Fashion Week pushing virtual reality...

Feb 04, 2015No Comments1885 Views

The British Fashion Council’s Fashion Film initiative is set to get a virtual reality spin this London Fashion Week season. River Island, long-time sponsor of

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New YouTube Space running #NYFW bootcamp

Jan 21, 2015No Comments1090 Views

YouTube launched a creative facility in New York two months ago that is now opening its doors to those in the fashion industry with a

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Björn Borg launches ‘love’-themed game...

Jan 20, 2015No Comments1030 Views

Swedish sports fashion brand Björn Borg it set to unveil its latest collection through a web-based game, and has released a trailer that parodies keynotes

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CES 2015: Wearable technology was the bigge...

Jan 12, 2015No Comments626 Views

This piece first appeared on The Telegraph Every year Rachel Arthur, a technology and fashion writer, makes a pilgrimage to Las Vegas in the hope

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Digital snippets: Timberland, My-Wardrobe, ...

Jan 06, 2015No Comments806 Views

Happy New Year everyone and welcome to 2015! We’re headfirst into CES in Las Vegas this week for what’s looking set to be yet another

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2014: A designer meets digital year in revi...

Dec 27, 2014No Comments1790 Views

What a year it has been for fashion and technology… From wearables taking off with varying designer brands during fashion week, to the launch of