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Wearable Tech Startup: Meet FABRIKK

Wearable Tech Startup: Meet FABRIKK

Lots of designers use LED materials for expression and to call attention to the wearer, but we think this is an interested twist: using them to add function to an accessory. Wearable tech startup FABRIKK took a new development in LED materials…
The Other Festival

The Other Festival

This is looking to be a really cool event—an inaugural all female festival celebrating female makers and creators! The Other Festival will take place on June 11th in New York. Here’s more about it:
Meet The Lab: Closet Collective

Meet The Lab: Closet Collective

In this third installment of our series introducing you to the New York Fashion Tech Lab 2016 class, we’d like you to meet Closet Collective. Closet Collective has created a marketplace for women to rent designer fashion. We caught up with Seema…
Wearable Tech: Meet ZENTA

Wearable Tech: Meet ZENTA

Here’s a wearable we can really get on board with: the team at VINAYA, that makes the wearable ALTRUIS, announced today their brand new wearable ZENTA. ZENTA is unique because it is a biometric band for emotional well-being. We spoke with…
Second Eyebeam Awards Benefit

Second Eyebeam Awards Benefit

Heads up! Eyebeam, a nonprofit studio that focuses on cool disciplines like “computational fashion,”  is holding their Awards Benefit for its second year in a row. The benefit will honor this years Eyebeam Award winners for their creativity and courage. Check it…
ASOS Launches Start-up Accelerator

ASOS Launches Start-up Accelerator

Heads up: ASOS and Wayra UK are looking for the world’s most innovative fashion tech startups. Today’s announcement explains how the two have partnered together to launch an accelerator program.
Infographic: History of Wearable Tech

Infographic: History of Wearable Tech

The demand for and interest in wearable tech has sky rocketed over the past few years. Last week at our meetup we live interviewed VSP’s Leslie Muller and she told us that, “Eye glasses are the original wearable and have…
Wearable Tech Conference // WEAR 2016

Wearable Tech Conference // WEAR 2016

We are really looking forward to participating in this event: WEAR 2016 is happening next month in Boston. It is the “longest-running conference series dedicated to smart textiles, wearables, material innovation and the business of the consumer experience.”
Fashion Tech: Meet Eros & Psyche

Fashion Tech: Meet Eros & Psyche

This startup is using smart textiles to create a waterproof and stain resistant skirt. Eros & Psyche completed their Kickstarter in February and more than doubled their goal. We talked with the team to learn more about their “accident-free” skirt.
Wearable Wednesday // Meet Wearatec

Wearable Wednesday // Meet Wearatec

Make any watch a smartwatch; that’s the premise of this wearable, through a “Smart Clasp”. We like this idea because we believe in extensibility of technology, for both sustainability and upgradability. We spoke with Wearatec’s founder and CEO, Dilshan Modaragamage, who…
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