For the Fashion Hack exhibition at Colette, 10 prototype pieces been created by designers, each of them embedding various new technologies relevant to this sector.
The idea of tech-enabled clothing doesn’t feel important to designer Marc Jacobs – making him an interesting choice for a festival focused on, indeed, tech.
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 what went wrong for Nasty Gal.
Need an idea for a unique gift this holiday season? How about a Rochambeau jacket that unlocks access to exclusive dining, art, retail and fashion experiences, directly through its own sleeve?
Across New York, London, Milan and Paris there were tech and digital launches spanning wearables, mixed reality, chatbots and more this fashion week season.
As models walked the runway at Paris Fashion Week, a visual projection showcased their stress levels via biofeedback sent from the connected accessories they were wearing.
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 Snapchat’s new glasses.
The next generation of designers will be the ones who bring wearable technology to the fore, writes Tito Chowdhury of FashioNXT, but we have work to do to help get them there.
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 the need for high-skilled immigration policy to Tiffany & Co on Snapchat.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in fashion and technology news over the past fortnight, from the impact of Pokémon Go to a project that turns Alexander McQueen’s DNA into leather goods.
The Smarthole Hoodie is a new initiative from the head of industrial design at Pebble in a bid to come up with something that works better with smartwatches.
A new report shows wearable technology will be worth $160bn in the next 10 years, evolving to make it a much more nuanced market beyond smart watches to connected clothing.
Work in (or with) the fashion industry and heading to Cannes Lions this year? Here’s a list of all the relevant sessions you should attend directly related to this vertical.
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.
One part accessory, and the other an educational tech toy, The Mover Kit from Technology Will Save Us is a wearable device that encourages children to determine what it does by coding their own rules.
Your round-up of the latest fashion and technology stories to know, from Gucci’s digital strategy to the latest round of funding at Farfetch, as well as further updates from Snapchat, Westfield and Brooklyn’s wearable revolution.
The theme of “technology” was taken quite literally at the Met Gala in New York last night, as a couple of light-up eveningwear looks took to the red carpet before a bevy of cyborg styles followed.
Siemens Home Appliances UK has launched a new film in its series around the future of the fashion industry; this time featuring wearable technology firm, CuteCircuit.
Top Pitch aims to discover and co-develop prototypes that move wearable technology further into the fashion arena while retaining functionality that delivers for the user.
It’s not impossible Snapchat is going to start making technology products that we can actually touch and wear. Or that’s certainly the hint from some of its recent hires.
Your round-up of the latest stories to know about related to fashion and technology – also including Dolce & Gabbana’s naming slip-up and Topman’s video newsroom.
Fitbit is upping its stakes in the fashion game, and teaming up with hot New York design duo, Public School, is front and centre in that strategy.
Amid the smart watches, fitness bands and other wrist-based devices dominating the wearable tech scene at CES this year, there was… a bra. In a sea of gadgets targeted predominantly to men, one product stood out for the very fact […]
Trawling the halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center during CES is the equivalent of perusing 38 football fields of shoulder-to-shoulder booths featuring endless displays of new technology. The great news about the internet: you don’t have to actually do […]
Wearable technology is an exciting new sector for fashion and technology entrepreneurs, but there are multiple challenges and obstacles to confront and overcome in order to successfully take a product to market, writes Timothy Coghlan, a China fashion, retail and […]
Now for some serious innovation in sun protection… At CES, L’Oréal has unveiled a smart skin patch developed by its incubator team that can tell the wearer how much exposure he/she has had to harmful UV. Called My UV Patch, […]
It’s been another big year for the fashion industry and its integration with technology: from the release of the (Hermès) Apple Watch, to Natalie Massenet’s departure from Net-a-Porter as it merged with Yoox, not to mention the ongoing and evolving […]