Hey techies! You may have noticed it’s been quieter than usual here on TrendyTechie.ca this week…that’s because I’m at World MasterCard Fashion Week, curating the best … Continue reading Join My World MasterCard Fashion Week Adventures!
Techies off duty! What would a trip to the desert be without a good swim? Once Sarah arrived in Phoenix and joined me in our lovely suite in the Crowne Plaza airport hotel, we started off our trip with a … Continue reading Swimming in the Desert
This week I am packing my brand new carry-on full of business casual outfits, high heels, and gadgets, and hopping on a plane to Phoenix for the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. For years I’ve dreamed of attending … Continue reading The Trendy Techie Guide to Packing for Conferences
A few months ago I wrote a post called “How to Wear a Fitbit With Any Outfit,” featuring fabric Fitbit covers by a Canadian company, Design.UX. … Continue reading How to Wear a Fitbit With Any Outfit Part 2: Bytten
Until a few weeks ago, I didn’t really like my hips. I mean, I liked them in high waisted jeans and tight dresses, but my daily … Continue reading Hippy Talk and a Good Pair of Flare
I’ll be honest, I’m not a fan of the borderline-art-deco statement jewelry trend that is plaguing young women nowadays. The angular shapes and clashing bright colours … Continue reading Robots and Ice Cream and Jewels, Oh My!
Ever since Dita Von Teese debuted her striking 3D printed dress by artist Francis Bitonti (pictured above), fashion houses have been clamoring to release the next big thing in 3D printed fashion. We’re seeing fantastical concepts coming out, more and more of them emerging on the runways, and with the month of world fashion weeks beginning we can expect to see 3D printing taking a lead role even beyond the more avant garde looks of the year. But what about the consumer end? It’s one thing to watch models donning digitally-constructed garments for the few moments it takes to walk down a … Continue reading The Best 3D Printed Fashion You Can Buy Right Now (and Will Actually Want to Wear)
NOTE: For part 2 in this series, see How to Wear a Fitband With Any Outfit Part 2: Bytten. Fitbits, Jawbones, and Fuelbands have taken their places … Continue reading How to Wear a Fitband With Any Outfit Part 1: Design.UX
This time of year is the best for shopping – the fall collections are starting to bloom, and the spring/summer collections are on super sale to make way for warmer pieces. My office wardrobe is full of winter and summer … Continue reading Like a Creamsicle
A lot can be characterized in a city’s colour palette. Halifax is all blues, the sky and sea sharing between them the spectrum of cool shades. A certain Brooklyn neighbourhood called Red Hook shares these beautiful blues – just look … Continue reading Encoded City