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June 20, 2019

Innovative Trends in Outdoor Apparel
Researchers 3D print electronic fibers onto textiles? To make comfortable, wearable electronics, a group of researchers in China has developed a 3D printer that deposits electronic flexible fibers onto transitional textiles or clothes. Read more… One Thing to Do With Old Clothes? Turn Them Into Art Eileen Fisher, a leader in the sustainable fashion sphere, is tackling 'What can you do with clothes you don’t wear anymore?" One option is to turn them into art. Read more…
Swap Your Shoelaces For These Elastic Ones And Never Worry About Tying Bunny Ears Again These smart shoelaces give you an easy way to turn any lace-up pair of sneakers into a no-tie pair of slip ons. Read more… Crocheting helps elementary pupils focus Crocheting can have a calming, meditative effect on students, and helps them — particularity students with attention issues — focus during quiet times. Read more…
MIT TEAM FINDS SPIDER SILK'S USE IN ARTIFICIAL MUSCLES Researchers discovered spider silk experiences supercontraction, as the fibers respond to changes in moisture. Not only do the threads contract, they also twist at the same time, providing a strong torsional force. Read more… This Army Packing Technique Could Save You Money on Baggage Fees Learn the Ranger Roll. It’s possibly the most efficient packing method. And with less space taken up by clothing, you may need fewer bags, which could definitely help avoid checked baggage fees. Learn the Ranger Roll. Read more…
10 Ways To Make 2019 The Year Of Sustainable Fashion Experts say that 2019 could be the watershed year for sustainable fashion, with a growing awareness and willingness of the industry to put the movement at center stage. But, it can’t happen without YOU. Read more… This Buzzy New Fashion Brand Is Here to Make Sewing Simple This sewing pattern/teen mag hybrid blows the dust off of the old-school sewing staples you may remember from your youth with a fresh take on crafting. Read more…
50 Retail Innovation Stats That Prove The Power Of Customer Experience These statistics show the changing retail landscape and just how much customers depend on personalization, convenience and great relationships with brands. Read more… DIAPER WHICH SIGNALS TIME FOR CHANGE Scientists from the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) has developed an innovative diaper design which visually signals it is time for diaper change even in darkness. Read more…

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