fashion

No-One Needs A Solar-Powered Jacket

By this stage, I think we’ve all more or less accepted that “wearable technology” means something like a watch or glasses or ring or earpiece that measures your heartbeat and talks to your phone. But this memo unfortunately hasn’t reached certain fashion brands.


Extra Hole Buttons Let You Spell Out Messages On Your Clothing

It turns out that with the addition of just two extra holes on a standard button and some strategic stitching, you can express yourself even more creatively with your fashion choices. Because these delightful Typo Buttons let you spell out messages down the front of your shirt, or on the cuff of a blazer.


These Star Wars Face Hats Are The Nerdiest Thing New Era Has Ever Made

New Era is best known as the purveyor of apparel for professional athletes and fashion-forward trendsetters. They have really left the nerds behind, and that’s a huge missed opportunity embraced by these insanely loud fitted hats.


Would You Buy Smart Fabric Imbued With The Scent Of Scotch Whisky?

It’s not hard to smell like a brewery. You don’t even have to drink anything — just take the spirit of your choice and dash it strategically across your clothes. Why would you do this? Excellent question… and one I’m sure a lot of people will be asking fashion outlet Harris Tweed and scotch whisky-producer Johnnie Walker, as the pair have come up with a fabric that smelld like the latter’s intoxicating liquid.


ASUS ZenWatch Review: The First Smartwatch I'd Wear As A Watch

For years, I’ve wanted a smartwatch: a device that would blend style with digital convenience. Unfortunately, the first crop of smartwatches have predominantly been bulky pieces of plastic and glass for which adjectives like “elegant” seem disingenuous. But the Asus ZenWatch is evidence that things are getting better.


Human Anatomy-Inspired Accessories Are The Stuff Of Nightmares

Imagine walking down the street carrying a backpack that looked exactly like a human back. That would be creepy! And now, thanks the Ukranian designer Konstantin Kofta, you can do just that.


Pay Day Menswear Picks To See You Through The Silly Season

It’s silly season so here come the invitations for work dinners, Christmas drinks and parties. You want to present yourself well. The editors at Gizmodo’s sister-site, ShopStyle.com.au, have compiled an edit of modern Australian wardrobe essentials that’ll act as wearable staples to see you through a variety of occasions. Combining comfort and style, the selection has all the foundations for a stylish summer — at a range of prices.


Why We Still Haven't Killed Off The High Heel

As a fashion object and symbol, the high heel shoe is weighted with meaning. It’s also weighted with the wearer’s entire body weight. The stiletto might be one of the only designs that is physically painful, but it has somehow has persisted for centuries.


How The T-Shirt Was Invented

The T-shirt is arguably the most popular outer garment in the entire world. Coming in a range of styles, colours and sizes there is quite literally a T-shirt for everyone. But where did this iconic garment come from and how did it become so popular?


Why Is Gadget Fashion Still So Bad?

You wanted a bigger phone, you got a bigger phone. Lots of bigger phones. Phones that are now bigger than the biggest pocket of your biggest pants. So where are you going to keep your big phone now?