Posts Categorized: Fashion & Wearable Tech

New shoes made from recycled gum

A fashion company is marketing a new sneaker with soles made from recycled gum.

Cells and electronics 3D printed directly onto skin

US-based researchers are using low cost 3D printers to print electronics and cells directly onto a moving human hand.

New vegan leather made from mushrooms

A California biotech company has devised a vegan leather made from mushroom mycelium

Smart clothing monitors the wearer’s heartbeat

A clothing range has built-in sensors to track heart activity which can be sent to any smartphone device.

Biosensitive tattoo monitors health

Colour-changing tattoos can monitor health using biosensors patterned into the skin.

Smart shoe sends and receives hands-free morse code messages

France-based startup patents technology for smart shoes that reduce the need for other wearables and helps industrial workers keep in touch via toe-tapped codes.

Free life coaching sessions offered with every purchase

A womenswear brand is offering free life coaching sessions with every purchase to help women gain more confidence and empowerment

Startup launches sheer tights made from bulletproof fibers

This patent-pending design for tights uses the same materials found in bulletproof vests and is snag-proof, allowing for at least 50 wears.

Handheld device helps hyperhidrosis sufferers

People who experience excessive sweating can now use an app-linked device to help control and manage the condition.