NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The $20 billion business of high tech fashion is quickly heading to a future where technology is seamlessly embedded into everything from the textiles in our clothing to the baubles on our fingers.
FashionWare, now in its fifth season at CES highlights the movers and shakers in the emerging world of high tech fashion. The FashionWare Runway Shows produced by Living in Digital Times at CES® 2016 showcase far flung designers from around the globe including Turkey and Switzerland. Project Runway alum, Nick Verreos will emcee the FashionWare Runway Shows which will be held on January 7th at 10:30 AM, 12:20 PM and 2:30 PM in the Venetian, Level 2, Venetian Ballroom G.
"FashionWare is living proof that designers are embracing tech components and new manufacturing techniques," says Project Runway alum, Nick Verreos. "I get a total kick out of emceeing this quirky, exciting show."
"Whether it's at the top design houses, the fashion schools or the high tech startups, digital has a seat at the head table," said Robin Raskin, founder and president, Living in Digital Times. "Mobile phones put technology in the palm of our hands, now, thanks to the convergence of fashion and technology, technology is at home on our bodies."
At FashionWare you'll see 3D printed dresses, LED studded outfits, iPhone connected dresses, origami inspired eveningwear, sports-centric biometric clothing and more from the following top tech designers:
- Make Fashion will feature an origami gown and a shooting stars dress.
- Sylvia Heisel will feature a LED dress and a 3D printed dress.
- Ece Ozlap will show a connected iPhone.
- Valisere and Forster Rohner Textile Innovations will debut a corsage with integrated LEDs.
- ScotteVest inspired outfits that suits today's techie' fashionistas will walk the runway.
Designers will be available to demo technology and discuss how their creations are pushing the limits of fashion and technology. For more information, please visit here. To join us as a VIP press guest, contact Emily Mason at Emily@LKPublicRelations.com.
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About Living in Digital Times:
Founded by veteran technology journalist Robin Raskin, Living in Digital Times brings together the most knowledgeable leaders and the latest innovations impacting both technology and lifestyle. It helps companies identify and act on emerging trends, create compelling company narratives, and do better business through strong network connections. Living in Digital Times produces technology conferences, exhibits and events at CES and other locations throughout the year by lifestyle verticals. Core brands include Digital Health Summit, Digital Money Forum, FitnessTech, Baby Tech, Kids@Play, Family Tech Summit, TransformingEDU, MommyTech TV, Beauty Tech, Wearables and FashionWare runway show, Mobile Apps Showdown, Last Gadget Standing, Robots on the Runway and the KAPi Awards. The company also works with various foundations and manages the Appreneur Scholar awards program for budding mobile entrepreneurs, as well as the 10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch awards recognizing student STEAM innovations in New York City. For more information, visit www.LivinginDigitalTimes.com and keep up with our latest news on Twitter, Linkedin and Facebook.
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