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Fashion student 3-D prints her whole collec...

Jul 23, 2015No Comments678 Views

Fashion still isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when thinking about the realistic potential of 3-D printing at this stage, but a student


The future of shopping according to today&#...

Jul 21, 2015No Comments637 Views

What do you get if you ask a bunch of school kids how they envision the shop of the future? Lots of things related to


Digital snippets: shoplifters at Harvey Nic...

Jul 13, 2015No Comments568 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Harvey Nichols features genuine CCTV shoplifting footage in new Rewards

zahawilliam_anchor enlists Zaha Hadid in design coll...

Oct 18, 2014No Comments749 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


Is this the first example of truly ‘b...

Sep 15, 20141 Comment1081 Views

Rather than thinking about devices, the wearable tech talk of London Fashion Week has been about the introduction of a light-up dress in partnership with Disney


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

Sep 11, 2014No Comments688 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


Digital snippets: Condé Nast, Gap, Hermès...

Aug 20, 20142 Comments1070 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Condé Nast to sell Fairchild Fashion Media, including WWD, for


Accelerating change at retail – a cha...

Jul 07, 20141 Comment1216 Views

By day, I’m a global senior editor at WGSN, where we’ve been running an ongoing series of Google+ Hangouts (#wgsnhangout), chatting to experts from across


Digital snippets: Matthew Williamson, Gap, ...

May 14, 20141 Comment712 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech: ‘Is it scalable? I think it has to be,’ Matthew Williamson


Mink, a 3D printer for make-up, aims to dis...

May 06, 20142 Comments1245 Views

3D printing just became significantly more relevant to a huge group of consumers. Forget mere filament forms, next up is 3D-printed make-up. Unveiled by Harvard Business School grad, Grace Choi, at TechCrunch


Digital snippets: Wren, Gucci, John Lewis, ...

Mar 18, 20141 Comment2505 Views

A bit of a catch-up post today in light of several weeks of travel… here then all the latest stories to know about surrounding fashion


Looking back at SXSW: wearables, privacy an...

Mar 14, 20143 Comments2687 Views

This article first appeared on The Business of Fashion  Rachel Arthur recaps the highlights of this year’s SXSW Interactive conference and identifies key takeaways for


Fendi drones: tech for tech’s sake or sma...

Feb 20, 2014No Comments1843 Views

The big story coming out of Milan Fashion Week today was of course about the Fendi drones. Referred to as a sign of the luxury


Why Topshop is focusing on shoppers in-stor...

Feb 12, 2014No Comments1450 Views

What’s interesting about Topshop’s digital plans for London Fashion Week this season, is its focus primarily on the store – on shoppers rather than showgoers.


Why is wearable technology so damn ugly?

Jan 14, 20141 Comment926 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 Comments1063 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 Comment761 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

H&M tech store, Times Square

Press may have pushed “tech” an...

Nov 20, 20135 Comments2595 Views

I’ve been looking forward to visiting the new H&M store in Times Square since it opened last Thursday off the back of the tech innovation

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

Oct 17, 20131 Comment1749 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


Latest Topshop innovation will see #LFW con...

Sep 12, 20134 Comments1879 Views

Topshop is partnering with a start-up called Chirp for its upcoming Unique show at London Fashion Week in order to share pieces of content via

Nina Garcia switches up SXSW opinion, goes ...

Aug 08, 20135 Comments898 Views

Project Runway judge and Marie Claire creative director, Nina Garcia, has just announced she will be wearing Google Glass at New York Fashion Week this


Digital snippets: 3D printing, Burberry, Ba...

Jun 25, 2013No Comments1744 Views

Time for yet another catch-up on recent stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital: New stamping ground for Nike and adidas

Burberry Kisses - Skyline (London)

Burberry and Google bring emotion to digita...

Jun 13, 20132 Comments1236 Views

The latest digital innovation from Burberry sees a reimagination of the classic love letter, as fans around the world are able to send and share


Digital snippets: Nike, Bloomingdale’...

Apr 15, 2013No Comments402 Views

A round-up of stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital over the past week: Holographic ad gives live demo of Nike


A look back at SXSW Interactive – key...

Mar 18, 2013No Comments272 Views

This article first appeared on The Business of Fashion AUSTIN, United States — With some 30,000 people in town for the 20th annual SXSW Interactive


#SXSW Interactive in prep: a fashionable pl...

Mar 04, 20131 Comment438 Views

If there was one thing I learnt from SXSW last year, it was that I absolutely had to go again in 2013. On top of


Burberry personalising new collection with ...

Feb 18, 20131 Comment1489 Views

This article first appeared on Mashable Personalisation just got a whole lot smarter thanks to a new initiative from Burberry, which is launching as part


Topshop teams up with Google for LFW show

Feb 13, 20133 Comments624 Views

Topshop came out guns blazing with the announcement of its partnership with Google for London Fashion Week last night. Showcased via a very cool trailer


Vine scores big with #NYFW crowd

Feb 11, 20135 Comments434 Views

The marc by @MarcJacobsIntl show live-streamed in six-seconds. Yes Vine! #marcjacobslive #nyfw — Rachel Arthur (@rachel_arthur) February 12, 2013 If there’s one thing to


Take a look at Calvin Klein’s Vine po...

Feb 04, 20132 Comments1012 Views

As promised, Calvin Klein made use of Twitter’s new video-sharing app, Vine, during the Super Bowl last night. Designed to support the premier of its