clothing

HOTY2017

This Entrepreneur Is Growing Organic Leather Without the Cows

Andras Forgacs co-founded Modern Meadow to revolutionize the materials we wear everyday.
Louise Matsakis
12.6.17
HOTY2017

This Graphene Researcher Is Making Computers You Can Wear

Felice Torrisi’s circuits printed on cloth are the future of fashion.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.29.17
future fashion

Twenty-Two Years Later the 'Clueless' Closet Comes to Life

And it’s better than the 16-year old in all of us could’ve imagined.
Rae Witte
5.11.17
Fashion

Technology Can't Get Rid Of Your Cheap Used Clothes

The astronomical amounts of clothing we donate and throw away is proving disastrous for the Earth. Technology and better shopping habits can’t fix it, but only slow it down.
Nikkitha Bakshani
11.29.16
Fashion

Seaweed Could Help Clean Up Our Dirty Garment Industry

Fashion and clothing is one of the least sustainable industries in the world. Could these biofabrics be the answer?
Ankita Rao
11.18.16
videos

Digital Projections Can Now Stick To Your Clothes, Even When You Move

Making augmented reality more functional and fashionable.
Madison Margolin
10.19.16
Luxury Week

The Startup That Wants to Help You Find High-End Fashion’s Holy Grails

Less than three years old, Grailed.com caters to the well-heeled looking to augment their luxe wardrobe.
Rae Witte
9.26.16
Art

A Teen Proposed a Hijab Emoji Because She Just Wanted One that Looked Like Her

Unicode has been moving to make emojis more diverse and inclusive.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.13.16
Design

Dodging Stray Bullets in Lebanon With The World’s First Bulletproof Headscarf

As a way to avoid casualties in celebratory gunfire, Beirut designer Salim Kadi has made a keffiyeh from Kevlar, the same plastic material used for bulletproof vests.
Nadja Sayej
7.15.16
New York

This Fashion Designer Wants to Save the Lives of Refugees

Angela Luna is a New York fashion student who has created a series of waterproof outerwear that morphs into floating jackets, sleeping bags and tents.
Nadja Sayej
6.29.16
Why Is This Still a Thing?

Right for Men, Left for Women: Why Are Gendered Buttons Still a Thing?

In fact, why were they ever a thing?
Victoria Turk
3.25.16
video

Space Station Chic: How NASA Is Engineering Better Indoor Clothes for Astronauts

If you really want to be on the cutting edge of fashion, work at NASA.
Becky Ferreira
6.24.15