fashion
FASHION
Leading provider launches virtual fashion try-on service to create lifelike representation of the user
FASHION
This sweatshirt uses upcycled graphite powder from the aerospace industry, here’s why
FASHION
Yoox Net-a-Porter just unveiled a high-quality 3D avatar in virtual-try-on pilot to assist consumers
OBSERVATIONS
Renewcell’s bankruptcy reveals fashion’s real sustainability challenge
KONRAD OLSSON
On the bankruptcy of a textile recycler.
FASHION
Zalando and Aspesi’s capsule aims to shape a fashion narrative that celebrates the joy of innovation
FASHION
Startup is set to launch smart glasses full of tech features — but they look just like your everyday pair
FASHION
New partnership enables fully compostable shoe soles, at scale
FASHION
Pitstop Postcards
Fashion
Committee: It’s time for common principles for Nordic producer responsibility regarding textiles
FASHION
Pierre Westerholm shares the journey on taking regenerative down-like biomaterial to the runway
FASHION
BOSS projects brand ambassadors in first-ever, 10m hologram campaign
FASHION
Swedish retailer debuts digital product passports pilot to help customers make more informed choices
OBSERVATIONS
The Need for a Fashion Council
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations on the importance of a fashion council (with new comments at the end of this text.)
FASHION / DESIGN
Fredrik Paulsen presents chairs, shoe shelves, and custom Converse for Sneakersnstuff
Fashion
POET brings highly curated selection of contemporary brands to debut Copenhagen show
FASHION
New Circular Design Guide aims to advice and inspire brands to use more Swedish wool
FASHION
How EU’s new ”anti-greenwashing” law will affect the creative sectors
FASHION
Researcher: ”Climate policy that doesn’t address over consumption is not serious policy”
FASHION
How technology enables synthetic textiles in new sportswear line to behave like natural fibres
PODCAST
Is fashion still relevant? (with Eugene Rabkin)
OBSERVATIONS
The virtue of a trade show
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations from Pitti Uomo – and why it will go on for 50 more years
PODCAST
The change makers of Pitti Uomo
FASHION
Pioneering technology allowing size adjustments after production is now ready to launch
Fashion
Five takeaways from the State of Fashion 2024 report
FASHION
NTG just opened Scandinavia’s first R&D facility for mechanical textile-to-textile recycling
FASHION
Swedish designer on joining UN-backed initiative to promote animal protection in fashion
FASHION
Unique fibre-to-fibre recycling technology for polyester aims to revolutionise the sector
OBSERVATIONS
How “boring tech” will save fashion in 2024
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations on the need for software in the textile ecosystem.
Fashion
Fashion Talks in Antwerp: Leading industry voices on how tech enables transformation
PODCAST
Navigating the fashion industry in 2024
PREDICTIONS
Three industry profiles share what’s on the fashion horizon for 2024
FASHION
Swedish startup uses virtual wardrobes and local mini factories to offer more conscious ready-to-wear
OBSERVATIONS
The upside of Digital Product Passports
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations from a panel on the need for new technologies in the fashion industry.
FASHION
Here’s the world’s first leather alternative that is both bio-based and 100% plastic-free
FASHION
Bergans of Norway’s lightweight innovation for cold adventures secures Scandinavian Outdoor Award
FASHION
Kuura’s fibre innovation receives third prestigious Green Shirt rating by Hot Button Ranking
PODCAST
How to scale upcyling
FASHION
Insectopia
SURVEY/FASHION
The manufacturers on how to scale upcycling production
A report from Natural Beauty Show & Borås Textile Days
EVENT
Join us for Virtual Creativity Live: Gustav Winsth
SURVEY/FASHION
Three fashion brands on the benefits and challenges with upcycling
Observations
Industry unity at Borås Textile Days
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations from a workshop on Fashion industry collaboration during Borås Textile Days.
FASHION
This entrepreneur’s vision: A future where every body fits — free from sizes
INSIGHTS / CIRCULARITY
”In a few years, businesses who have not changed into circular business models will be starting to drop off”
ALEXANDRA DAVIDSSON
On why every day is a good reason to celebrate #circularmonday
PODCAST
Virtual Creativity Live: Katarina Håkansson
Observations
The virtue of collaboration
KONRAD OLSSON
Observations from a round table at Fashion X, the alternative “fashion week” from Swedish Fashion Council.
FASHION
How this Swedish ”wool standard” can help brands in a circular direction
PODCAST
Voices at Fashion X
INSIGHTS / FASHION
”A critical emphasis lies in the establishment of sustainable production practices that leverage existing materials”
CAROLINE DÜBERG MARTINSSON
On the most critical issues to drive change in the textile industry