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

Oct 18, 2014No Comments275 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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Is this the first example of truly ‘b...

Sep 15, 2014No Comments464 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

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

Sep 11, 2014No Comments304 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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Digital snippets: Condé Nast, Gap, Hermès...

Aug 20, 20142 Comments402 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

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Accelerating change at retail – a cha...

Jul 07, 20141 Comment505 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

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Digital snippets: Matthew Williamson, Gap, ...

May 14, 20141 Comment272 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

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

May 06, 20142 Comments583 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

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

Mar 18, 20141 Comment570 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

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

Mar 14, 20143 Comments869 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

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

Feb 20, 2014No Comments438 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

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

Feb 12, 2014No Comments250 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 Comment359 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 Comments322 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 Comment316 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

Press may have pushed “tech” an...

Nov 20, 20135 Comments624 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 Comment177 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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Latest Topshop innovation will see #LFW con...

Sep 12, 20134 Comments485 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 Comments247 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

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

Jun 25, 2013No Comments163 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

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Burberry and Google bring emotion to digita...

Jun 13, 20132 Comments328 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

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Digital snippets: Nike, Bloomingdale’...

Apr 15, 2013No Comments139 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

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A look back at SXSW Interactive – key...

Mar 18, 2013No Comments67 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

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

Mar 04, 20131 Comment105 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

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Burberry personalising new collection with ...

Feb 18, 20131 Comment683 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

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Topshop teams up with Google for LFW show

Feb 13, 20133 Comments194 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

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Vine scores big with #NYFW crowd

Feb 11, 20135 Comments140 Views

The marc by @MarcJacobsIntl show live-streamed in six-seconds. Yes Vine! #marcjacobslive #nyfw http://t.co/QewKnL4s — Rachel Arthur (@rachel_arthur) February 12, 2013 If there’s one thing to

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

Feb 04, 20132 Comments241 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

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Transparent display could spell future for ...

Jan 21, 20131 Comment349 Views

Amid all the tech trends to come out of CES this year, it was the Transparent Display Case from Samsung that particularly stood out from

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

Jan 08, 2013No Comments71 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

New start-up Tapestry gives shop floor a di...

Nov 28, 2012No Comments538 Views

It goes without saying that mobile is set to play an ever-increasing role in the future of retail – be it for payment, loyalty and