Weekly Industry Newsletter, 31rd July

Helping Overcome the Boundless Challenges of Fashion Designers in NYC

An Interview with Bob Bland from Manufacture NY
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Market Buzz this Week

Everlane's New Head of Product and Design

Everlane, the online-only apparel startup, has named former Gap creative director, Rebekka Bay, as its head of product and design.

Read the article on Fashion United >>

What’s With All the Yoga Pants?

Check out the new trend "athleisure"; clothing appropriate for both working out and for anything afterwards, be it brunch or a startup board meeting.

Read the article on Fast Company >>

Your Tech Dose

Friendships Bracelets Teach Girls to Code

Maybe someone wants her Jewelbot to glow green every time she gets a new follower on Instagram, or to vibrate when her dog leaves the yard. “That’s where we’re really hoping to drive the girls,” says Sara Chipps.

Read the Article on Wired>>

What's Trending

The Next Generation of Sustainable Fabrics

Slowly but surely, what was once a niche movement of up-cycled garments for secluded audiences is now becoming a profitable sector of the luxury market.

Read the Article on Interlaced >>

Master Your Focus to Achieve Your Goals

It's one thing to know that you should focus. It's another thing to know how to focus. But unless you know what you're supposed to focus on, this knowledge is useless.

Read the Article on Inc. >>

Historically Accurate Disney Princesses

True, none of us watch Disney movies for their realism. But, watch as our favorite characters are brought to life in a whole new way.

Watch the video on Youtube >>

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