H&M Foundation, the non-profit arm to the H&M retail business, has opened its annual Global Change Award for entries.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the past week, including the rise of robotics in retail.
From changing colours to shifting shapes, here are a few examples of the concepts at the centre of the Pratt Institute Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator’s TEK-TILES project.
Stella McCartney is teaming up with San Francisco-based Bolt Threads, a biotechnology company dedicated to creating the next generation of advanced materials.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the past fortnight.
A waste-free fashion future is the bid behind the H&M Foundation’s Global Change Award – an initiative launched in 2015 by the non-profit arm of retailer H&M.
Biotechnology is about to get a major breakthrough in the textiles department – a market-ready manmade spider silk product is launching at SXSW this weekend.
The future of fashion, according to Epson, is all about customisation and it’s digital printing on textiles, plus AI and robotics that will get us there.
A full round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the holidays, including AR from Google and Gap.
I took to TEDx to try to prove how much impact the fashion industry has in shaping the world and to call for continued innovation for the future sustainability of our planet.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech news over the past week, including the Black Friday weekend.
Stella McCartney has always challenged the way in which things are made, actively turning to innovation in order to operate a global business built on sustainability.
A full round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the past week, including the resistance for luxury on Amazon.
Modern Meadow, a biofabrication company growing animal-free leather in a lab, recently raised $40 million in Series B funding. Here, chief creative officer Suzanne Lee shares more on their plans.
We’re back from an extra long summer break and bringing you a full round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in fashion and technology news over the past week, from Yoox Net-a-Porter’s 2020 plans to the role of synthetic spider silk in our future wardrobes.
At initial glance, the new “Levi’s Commuter x Jacquard by Google Trucker Jacket” appears like a straightforward piece of clothing – in fact it’s a subtle piece of wearable technology cleverly combining form and function.
Your round-up of the latest fashion and technology stories to know, from the spider silk of Bolt Threads coming soon to Patagonia, to the latest tech accelerator programme via L’Oréal, as well as further updates from Amazon, Birchbox, Everlane and more.
A 1950s British movie called The Man In The White Suit, in which scientist Alec Guinness invents a durable, self-cleaning fabric, acts as inspiration for a series of new innovations geared around stain-resistance.
Your round-up of the latest fashion and technology stories to know, from Balmain’s see now, buy now moves, to a new deal that will see 10 billion items of connected clothing, as well as further updates from LVMH, H&M and Gap.
The University of Hertfordshire in the UK has announced a collection of 3D-printed garments that it says are both wearable and highly customisable.
Exciting growth is being seen in the textiles space thanks to advanced research and development around engineered plastics, writes Fashion & Mash contributor Darryl Lewis. Over the years, synthetic plastics have created new pathways in the world of fashion. Today […]
If you’re anything like me, you constantly have dozens of tabs open, bookmarks saved, emails placed in a strategic folder, and apps in use to keep track of all the stories you’re intending to go back and read. It’s all […]
While classic tailoring on Savile Row might look the same as it has for hundreds of years, technology is starting to be incorporated at as a way of making the bespoke suit all the more personalised. “Clients are getting younger, […]
Google is stepping into the world of smart fabrics with the introduction of “Project Jacquard”. The tech giant is partnering with Levi Strauss & Co, the clothing manufacturer known for Levi’s denim, to make conductive yarn that will be weaved […]
A particularly oversized round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Richemont invites LVMH to join site to compete with Amazon [BoF] Google is partnering with Levi’s for its Project Jacquard smart fabric (as […]
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 partnership with Verizon, quite literally tracked conversations around music and fashion during the Fashion Rocks event held […]
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 washing needs are likely to look like down the road. Featuring interviews with representatives from […]