Under Armour’s World-First Connected Shoe

First of its kind in the world, UA has launched the first truly connected shoe. With the global trend towards techno-advanced measurements in sport, this development could make that one-second difference athletes need to make podium. Under Armour has embedded a high-fidelity sensor in the midsole of the right-footed shoe that digitally connects seamlessly to the MapMyRun™ […]

Conscious Consuming

#whomademyclothes April 24, 2013. A typical day in Bangladesh’s Dhaka District as hundreds of factory workers make their way into the Rana Plaza where they sweat to keep up with the high demand of fast fashion from brands like Nike, H&M, Zara and other familiar names. Hours of unpaid overtime in a job where the […]

The Great Organic Grape

Zero pollution production, fewer chemicals, and less aggressive hangovers. These are just some of the countless benefits of organic viticulture – a sustainable and respectful homage to both grape and terroir and the incredible benefits of letting nature do the work.  The rise of consumer preference for organic produce has been one of the most […]

Riky Rick Curates First Annual Cotton Festival

The Cotton Fest will feature 80 commercial and underground acts on two stages, celebrating all things music and fashion.   Concept curator, the multi-talented KZN born entertainer and fashion-forward Riky Rick, announced the full local line-up for the first annual Cotton Fest taking place in Johannesburg. First revealed on his social media late last year, this inaugural […]