The world of fashion is on a constant search for the next big innovation. In recent years, that means the further incorporation of technology. Whether it is the ability to purchase the hottest designs straight from the runway instantly or live stream runway shows on Instagram, technology is making its presence known. The question now is how will technology continue to affect the future of fashion. Keep reading to find the answer.
Iris Van Herpen
Image Credit: Steven Meisel, Vogue, May 2016
As I already mentioned there are a few ways technology and fashion design have come together. However, that’s only the beginning. Several designers such as Iris Van Herpen have taken technology to the next level with their use of 3D printing in fashion. Both fashion and tech enthusiasts can also look forward to more advanced apps from brands such as Polyvore Like it Know it, and Topshop. Wearable Technology (Smartwatches, Fitbit & etc.) has also received the fashion treatment thanks to designer collaborations.
Michael Kors Access Bradshaw Silver-Tone Smartwatch
Image Credit: Michael Kors
As the fashion industry continues to evolve technological innovations will have an even bigger appearance. Soon fashion insiders will not only be able to interact with the tech world but also have faster access to their favorite must-have item.
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