This week’s Fashion x Tech Roundup features some edgy, new innovations in textiles as well as furry ways to spice up your favorite techy gadgets.
Nau FW 12- Nau’s (pronounced ‘now’) Fall/Winter 2012 line exudes effortless practicality. The clothing company based in Portland, OR, is known for their sustainable urban and outdoor apparel which isn’t stopping with their newest line. Their Wool Patrol Hoody is half hooded sweatshirt and half jacket, plus, lightweight and water-resistant – kind of an unbeatable combo for the fall, right? The Hoody’s exterior is a beautiful, woven, olive wool. The interior is lined with recycled polyester taffeta and mesh making it both durable and warm.
Animal-shaped iPhone cases – In our opinion, you can NEVER have too many iPhone cases. These 15 cases compiled by Mashable are prrrpefect and playful for any day of the week. Plus, you don’t have to worry about taking these out for a walk… bonus!
Jambox gets shady – Shades of color, that is. The portable speakers by Jawbone burst with color this season. Starting Aug. 28th, you can customize your own Jambox by mixing any of the nine cap colors with any of the 13 grill colors. Perfect to show off your school spirit or match any room in the house.
Circuit Board cuff links – Who thought of these and how can we high five them? These cuff links are adorable, affordable and the a perfect techy touch to your boo’s workday wear. Maybe they will actual persuade him to ditch the graphic tee for something more formal?… We’ll keep dreaming.
8-bit and loving it – Shanghai-based designer, Sabine Ducasse, created a pixilated, 8-bit clothing line cleverly entitled, ‘Melting Pot’. The collection was crafted by melting the popular children’s art toy, perler beads, together in intricate and colorful patterns. Ducasse’s collection won her a scholarship to the International Fashion Academy.