I was invited by IFA Paris to be a judge on the Fusalp Futur project. A collaboration with the French brand, Fusalp, Neue lab, a Stockholm based fashion tech company, and Fredrik Timour, Head of Innovation at Swedish Fashion Council, the fashion school challenged its students to create garments and accessories for the urban consumer. […]
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London Fashion Week
Farm trips make for a perfect outing. You get to see where food comes from and it also offers visitors the chance to connect with the farmers. I foresee a future where the equivalent, within the fashion industry, will become the norm, especially when it comes to addressing the topic of sustainability. Wanting to learn […]
We are currently on a FashNerd.com road trip to Sweden to explore how Swedish the fashion industry is utilising technology. On our agenda was Simon Hjelte, the man behind Borås Ink, an incubator that has been attracting disruptive entrepreneurs since 2010 and today’s free event- DeFINE Info Day Borås- being held this week at the Textile […]
We started the Roadtrip Series in 2016. It was a way of taking our readers on a different kind of journey that explores the person or people behind the accomplishments. Previous road trips have taken us to Hyper Island in Sweden, Holition’s digital creative studio in the UK, and Avery Dennison’s iLab in the Netherlands. Today we head […]
Today FashNerd popped into Fashion for Good HQ in Amsterdam for a one on one meeting with next-generation innovators who have been selected to be part of Fashion for Good-Plug and Play Accelerator. Over a cappuccino, we got to hear from startups that have been following a robust curriculum for 12-weeks. It was a programme […]
If you are a designer exploring the technology space, Ishwari Thopte is someone you might want in your corner. A Fashion Tech Project Officer for the CENTRE FOR FASHION ENTERPRISE (CFE), she can play a key role in helping a fashion tech business execute their USP and vision. Ishwari Thopte is an interesting woman. She started as […]
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A couple of weeks ago, we were invited to Avery Dennison’s I. Lab in the Netherlands. As many of you might be aware, Avery Dennison has been making headlines with their ‘Born Digital’ campaign. Together with EVRYTHING, they have introduced us to a more connected world, and shown us a future where everything we own will have […]
This morning, I was excited to be heading for the offices of Holition. Located in Chancery Lane, Holition is an award winning digital creative studio that focuses on digital retail. Formed as a venture start-up, Holition explores and expands the role that technological innovation can play in communicating with today’s new digital consumer. When I arrived, I […]
Marina Toeters is someone who we have had on our radar for a while now. Educated as a graphic and fashion designer, Marina finished her Master of Art cum laude at MaHKU Utrecht before gaining a reputation as one of the talents successfully bridging the gap between fashion and technology. Now fast forward ten years, and […]
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Our road trip series begins in the company of founder of Neffa, the talented designer Aniela Hoitink. An advocate of distinctiveness, Aniela firmly believes that individuality in people and materials are the elements that make the world a special place. As part of our road trip series, we took the afternoon off to go and visit Aniela in […]
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