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Google hosts #fashmash summer party

Jul 30, 2015No Comments149 Views

The second-annual #fashmash summer party took place in London last night, co-hosted by Google. Welcoming over 100 influencers from across the industry, the evening was

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Nordstrom creates giant Instagram post on i...

Jul 28, 2015No Comments151 Views

Using Instagram to promote the fact you have a big anniversary sale coming up is one thing, taking inspiration from that idea and recreating it

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Digital snippets: Asos launches podcast, Bu...

Jul 27, 2015No Comments147 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Asos launches weekly podcast in customer engagement push [Retail Week]

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

Jul 23, 2015No Comments221 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

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

Jul 21, 2015No Comments266 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

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20 years later, THAT virtual Clueless wardr...

Jul 17, 2015No Comments341 Views

There are few tech-enabled wardrobes more iconic that that of Cher Horowitz’s. Now 20 years since the launch of Clueless (it was first released in

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Digital snippets: shoplifters at Harvey Nic...

Jul 13, 2015No Comments239 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

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What won from fashion at Cannes Lions 2015,...

Jul 06, 2015No Comments397 Views

It’s hard to know whether the fashion industry not winning much at Cannes Lions is because the work isn’t good enough, or because few brands

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Cannes Lions 2015 – a recap of the top tr...

Jun 29, 2015No Comments426 Views

After seven days, over 300 speakers and more magnums of rosé than even the Carlton probably dares to think about, Cannes Lions has wrapped for

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Virtual reality for retail gets airtime at ...

Jun 24, 2015No Comments453 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 Comments463 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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Google and Levi’s talk Project Jacqua...

Jun 17, 2015No Comments520 Views

Google is stepping into the world of smart fabrics with the introduction of “Project Jacquard”. The tech giant is partnering with Levi Strauss & Co,

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John Lewis’ JLAB announces five start-up ...

Jun 15, 2015No Comments445 Views

John Lewis is focusing on retail services and connected devices in its second annual start-up accelerator program. The 2015 JLAB finalists include a digital queue

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You can try-on legendary Alexander McQueen ...

May 29, 2015No Comments768 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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Digital snippets: Farfetch acquires Browns,...

May 12, 2015No Comments698 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Browns acquired by Farfetch as part of omnichannel growth strategy

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Drone delivery is upticking for retailers, ...

May 03, 2015No Comments715 Views

Drones are back on the retail radar again, this time in Australia where e-commerce site The Iconic has announced its intentions to use them to

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Digital snippets: Style.com, Etsy, The Icon...

May 01, 2015No Comments641 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… What the end of Style.com means for the rest of

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Lyst generates further $40m investment, bec...

Apr 30, 2015No Comments818 Views

Fashion marketplace and e-commerce platform Lyst has raised $40m in a Series C investment round, with funding from partners also working with LVMH, YOOX Net-a-Porter

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

Apr 24, 2015No Comments821 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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Puma introduces shoppable football video

Apr 20, 2015No Comments1022 Views

Puma has become the latest brand to experiment with shoppable videos. The sportswear company has teamed up with technology provider Smartzer to allow viewers to

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Digital snippets: Yoox, Net-a-Porter, Farfe...

Apr 18, 2015No Comments401 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… The Yoox and Net-a-Porter merger is creating a tech giant

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#fashmash hits Matthew Williamson store in ...

Apr 15, 2015No Comments952 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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Digital snippets: wearables, Net-a-Porter a...

Apr 01, 2015No Comments851 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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John Lewis returns with JLAB start-up conte...

Mar 25, 2015No Comments946 Views

It was a start-up based on beacons that won John Lewis’ inaugural JLAB tech accelerator programme last year, now the department store is turning to

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

Mar 24, 2015No Comments1253 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 Comments1018 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 Comments1166 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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#SXSW musings: is Tinder the next marketing...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments759 Views

You might remember Gap launched a micro-series on Instagram for the spring season. Tied to that for Valentine’s Day was a campaign on dating app

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No surprise: wearables are trending at #SXS...

Mar 13, 2015No Comments940 Views

It’s impossible to miss the theme of wearables at SXSW in Austin this week, if only for the fact the Adobe-sponsored tote bags given to

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SXSW: our tips, tricks and must-attend sess...

Mar 10, 2015No Comments750 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs SXSW Interactive has steadily become a must-attend for fashion industry folk playing in the digital and technology space. But