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

Oct 18, 2014No Comments145 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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Brain scan knitwear designer launches campa...

Oct 15, 20141 Comment360 Views

Brooke Roberts, a digital knitwear designer inspired by scan images of the brain and sciences, is promoting her spring/summer 2015 collection with a campaign featuring

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Kate Spade pushes interaction once more by ...

Oct 13, 2014No Comments318 Views

Kate Spade has turned the temporary construction barricades in place while its new store in New Jersey is completed, into an interactive shopping experience. Rather

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Are we over the next big thing? Omnichannel...

Oct 02, 2014No Comments252 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs The US digital retail crowd hit Seattle this week for the National Retail Federation’s annual e-commerce event, the Shop.org Summit.

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John Lewis announces beacon technology star...

Sep 29, 2014No Comments359 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Beacon technology got another nod of approval from the retail sector today as start-up Localz was announced as the

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Social media conversation fuels real-time f...

Sep 22, 2014No Comments249 Views

Fashion designer Christian Siriano turned to social media to inform the print of a fabric for two garments unveiled this past week. The #socialimprint project, in

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Topshop and the BFC talk digital innovation...

Sep 18, 2014No Comments370 Views

The latest in a longstanding series of Google Hangouts hosted by my team at WGSN, saw Topshop CMO Sheena Sauvaire, the British Fashion Council’s head

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

Sep 15, 2014No Comments435 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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All the digital activity surrounding this #...

Sep 12, 20141 Comment551 Views

Eight days later and New York Fashion Week has wrapped up, everyone’s hopped across the pond and now we find ourselves in London ready and

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

Sep 11, 2014No Comments279 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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All the digital activity (outside of live s...

Sep 04, 20142 Comments645 Views

If watching dozens of Hyperlapse videos from day one of New York Fashion Week is already starting to grate, here are some of the other

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Designers are jumping into the wearable tec...

Sep 03, 2014No Comments342 Views

Tomorrow marks the first official day of New York Fashion Week, and with it a month-long series of runway shows that will next travel to

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Avatars take to Björn Borg catwalk ahead o...

Sep 01, 2014No Comments285 Views

Gaming was at the centre of Björn Borg’s spring/summer 2015 show at Stockholm Fashion Week last week, as models wore avatar masks striding down the catwalk

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

Aug 20, 20141 Comment352 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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Lacoste launches virtual try-on app for new...

Jul 31, 2014No Comments625 Views

Lacoste has introduced a new component to its augmented reality app that allows shoppers to see what they would look like in its range of

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Fashion takeaways from Ben Horowitz book, T...

Jul 22, 2014No Comments626 Views

The inaugural #fashmash book club was held in London earlier this month, with a group of digital individuals from the fashion industry meeting at the

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Digital snippets: Barbour, Tory Burch, Birc...

Jul 21, 2014No Comments358 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech: Barbour creates real-time illustrations of consumers’ stories for summer campaign (as

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Zara adding RFID tags to all garments to en...

Jul 16, 2014No Comments470 Views

Fast fashion retailer Zara is set to make its supply chain even speedier thanks to the addition of a new inventory tracking system. The Inditex-owned

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Digital snippets: Burberry, Levi’s, N...

Jul 10, 20141 Comment471 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech: Burberry credits 9% revenue hike on strong online sales and ‘more

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Accelerating change at retail – a cha...

Jul 07, 20141 Comment483 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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Fashion & Mash celebrates relaunch at ...

Jul 02, 2014No Comments1252 Views

If you hadn’t yet noticed, Fashion & Mash relaunched this past week to a new responsive design, in a bid to truly surface the great

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A whistle-stop tour through the future shop...

Jun 27, 2014No Comments446 Views

This article first appeared on Dazed  Have you ever had one of those moments where the person walking down the street just a few steps

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Recommended listening: Refashion podcast

Jun 26, 2014No Comments299 Views

A new fashion and tech podcast has launched that’s worth checking out. Refashion kickstarted in April 2014 and has already featured interviews with the likes

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Menswear label Ada + Nik uses Vyclone app f...

Jun 25, 2014No Comments491 Views

Live streamed fashion week shows are an interesting one – buzzworthy and exciting when they first launched despite poor user experience, now higher quality but

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New documentary The Next Black explores the...

Jun 17, 2014No Comments315 Views

Home appliance manufacturer AEG has launched a 45-minute documentary called The Next Black focused on the future of clothing, with the goal to anticipate what

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Gap Inc‘s Art Peck talks digital disrupti...

Jun 13, 2014No Comments775 Views

“We are entering into a period of significant opportunity driven by accelerated disruption coming from the continued pivot of customers into the digital space,” Art

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Digital snippets: Beats by Dre, Alexander W...

Jun 08, 2014No Comments443 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech: Did Beats by Dre just out-Nike Nike with this incredible World

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Why Google’s partnership with DVF and...

Jun 03, 2014No Comments498 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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Mink, a 3D printer for make-up, aims to dis...

May 06, 20142 Comments544 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: Nike, Burberry, Selfridge...

May 04, 2014No Comments351 Views

It was perhaps Nike that was the buzziest of brands over the past couple of weeks, if you take into consideration both the successful launch