Interview with Digital Fashion Designer Sara Savian

Sara Savian is a fashion designer and creative maker based in Milan. She works mainly as a freelance professional in the field of fashion as a digital designer and she is particularly passionate about CAD patterns, vector graphics and laser cutting. She works out of Makerspace, with shared tools and a community of people with […]

Interview with Fashion-Tech Designer & Researcher, Kristi Kuusk

Kristi Kuusk is a designer-researcher working on the direction of crafting sustainable smart textile services. She is looking for new ways for textiles and fashion to be more sustainable through the implementation of technology. In 2016 Kristi presented her PhD project on craft and sustainability qualities in smart textile services at the Eindhoven University of […]

Interview with Wearable-Tech Expert Francesca Rosella, Co-Founder of CuteCircuit

Founded in 2004, CuteCircuit is the world’s first wearable-technology fashion brand. CuteCircuit interweaves leading-edge fashion design with emerging technologies and smart fabrics to create fashion design that not only looks beautiful but also carries magical capabilities and interactive connections. Their clothes have been worn by everyone from Katy Perry to U2. CuteCircuit’s co-founders, Francesca Rosella and […]

Financing in Fashion-Tech

Ahead of the DeFINE and CAST Investor Training Workshop taking place on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019 at the EBN Congress, Italy we spoke with Media Deals CEO and DeFINE consortium partner, Thierry Baujard. With over 20 years’ experience in financing and investment, Thierry shares with us his experience of the industry and explains the reality […]