Burton Heated Dream Jacket to keep the ladies hot

Winter time will never be as cold as it used to be in the past. No, I am not talking about global warming, I am talking about heated clothing. Over the past few years we have seen an increase in cold season clothing that incorporates advanced textile heat elements to keep us toasty warm no…

Italian sportswear brand Bailo reinvents interactive fashion

Italian outdoor specialists Bailo, a well established brand for high quality mountaineering and rescue apparel is adding state of the art running clothing by introducing the BTR Rocket jacket for men and women. Combining high performance features with a Italian fashion flair and fit, the Bailo Trail Running (BTR) Rocket jacket will be the most…

KILLA interactive apparel for the B-boy / B-girl culture

Interactive fashion is getting another exiting addition coming from Vancouver based KILLA, a brand representing lifestyle by redefining Hip-Hop Apparel. With four styles gearing up to hit retail shelves in the Fall ’09 season, Killa aims to redefine hip-hop clothing. The four styles include reinterpretations of classic designs including a peacoat and an infantry coat….

Back to Schoolwear – iPod enabled jackets

UK’s high street retailer, Marks and Spencer, launched interactive blazer and winter coats for girls and boys looking for a cool outfit for the coming School year. The Marks and Spencer 2008 Back to School collection is for the first time offering in the interactive fashion sector girl and boy cuts in different styles. It’s…

Celio Club Suit – interactive fashion

Celio, a men’s ready-to-wear fashion brand from France is launching the Celio Club Suit, an iPod compatible mens extending their innovative collection of sports and casual wear, a masculine yet relaxed fashion style of its city-wear range, Celio Club. The Celio Club Suit will be the third iPod ready mens suit after Marks and Spencer…

EroGear Wearable Display Jacket

Extending our wearable display topic from yesterday, we found another amazing wearable display from a company called ‘EroGear‘. But unlike to our story yesterday, EroGear is offering their wearable display integrated in any jacket of your choice. Here are some of the impressive features EroGear is offering in their tailor made display jackets: a software…

Zegna high-tech fashion: Freeway Jacket with sparkle

Ermenegildo Zegna, the Italian menswear fashion house known for it’s Sports collection which fuses sport inspired design with urban style and technological innovations is expanding their Technology Style range with the ‘Freeway Jacket‘. The ‘Freeway Jacket’ is designed to improve safety in urban outdoor travel situations. Integrated into the collar is an LED light safety…

Xara iPlay iPod Warm-up Jacket

Want to carry your iPod in style and let your jacket take control over it? The Xara iPlay iPod Warm-up Jacket might be interesting for you. As unique, sporty and fashionable as the iPlay iPod Warm-up Jacket is as unique is the company which produces this jacket. Xara is a high quality soccer clothing brand…

‘Crafted’ iPod and iPhone Jacket by Republic

UK high street retail chain Republic has released an iPod jacket in a cool looking Bomber jacket style constructed with metallic yarn to give it a unique crinkled appearance. The iPod Bomber jacket is part of the Crafted branded collection by Republic and designed for the urban streetwear market. The iPod keypad controller is built…

iPod ready Jacket from Sessions – Skullcandy

Our hot tip today is the Session – Skullcandy Shamrock Heather Jacket with Skullcandy’s iPod sleeve switch. Skullcandy is not new to the Interactive Fashion business launching a range of great looking audio backpacks. Starting with the last winter season of 2007/08 season, Skullcandy expanded their reach of interactive fashion collection into clothing by teaming…

Fashion for Lovebirds – Embrace-Me Hoodie from Studio 5050

Embrace-Me, a beautiful dark-blue canvas hoodie sporting the collection’s abstracted logo made of silver conductive fabric is the latest introduction of a huggable garment. The Embrace-Me hoodie is for all the lovebirds of this world as the magic of the Embrace-Me hoodie will only work when two people wear the hoodies when they embrace. The…

Hoodie with Stereo Speaker

A few days ago we had the story of the Hood.e running, a concept design that demonstrated the integration of speakers into a Hoodie. The creator Tim Dubitsky is looking now for commercialization partners. To my surprise and some search on the WWW, I did find a Hoodie with Stereo Speaker system integrated into the…

Interactive Apparel sale by O’Neill

Few days ago we presented some links where to pick up O’Neill’s cool h4 Interactive Apparel for a reduced price. Today we found out O’Neill is having their own online Sale, offering the complete h4 Wearable Electronic range for an average discount of around €80.- or $120.- not bad for a cool iPod Jacket like…

Secret Sale by ScotteVest

Secret and Sale in our headline suggest something very special – right?! We will not disappoint you in this respect. ScotteVest celebrates it’s 7th anniversary, seven years since the first technology enabled jacket became reality, the forerunner of Interactive Clothing. To celebrate this anniversary in style, Scott Jordan, CEO and Founder of ScotteVest, is holding…

RHYTHM iPod Jacket

During our restless search for new Interactive Clothing we found another iPod enabled outdoor jacket with textile controls, the RHYTM iPod jacket for men. You might say ‘a bit late for a snowboarding jacket’ and I agree to this. We are spending most of our blogging time searching on the Internet for new products out…

Bargain hunting: O’Neill Ent and CommEnt Jackets

Winter season is almost over but it’s the time you can pick up great bargains. One of such pick-up opportunity are the O’Neill h4 Wearable Electronic jackets. O’Neill launched the most advanced Wearable Electronic range for the Fall/Winter season 2007/08 with the h4 collection of Entertainment and Communication Entertainment Jackets. The Ent. Jacket is specifically…

Zegna Solar-JKT spotted in the wild

Zegna announced in June last year the introduction of the Solar-JKT as part of the Zegna Sport range for Spring/summer 2008. We still have Winter time but Zegna started selling the Solar-JKT in their shops in Hong Kong for around $ 1,050.- Not a bargain but Zegna is all about quality, style and innovation and…

Kanye West features LED jacket during Grammy Award

Top rapper Kanye West collected four Grammy wins Sunday night during the Grammy Awards in LA. The most striking (for our blog) is the stage outfit Kanye was sporting, a jacket with animated light effects on each side of the front. I do love Kanye’s music and I do love the fact that Wearable Electronic…

Snowboarding style with the ROYAL iPod Jacket from Surfanic

A new brand entered the interactive fashion world, Surfanic which offers stylish iPod enabled snowboard jackets. Surfanic is a young UK based company that started their business ‘because the world was already full of super-cool and over-priced snowboarding brands and decided to create a brand which stood for style, functionality and fun at very affordable…

Catch the sun to glow during the night

Mountain sports outfitter VAUDE from Germany shows at the ispo winter 2008 an interesting concept they developed for high end Outdoor Jackets, the Hybrid Performance System of its new Argon Line. The Argon line is the most performance enhancing clothing concept for alpinists: all layers are perfectly fine-tuned to each other to reach the highest…

Smart Fabrics warm up your clothing

Gerbing, a Seattle based company, focuses on bringing a warm feeling in the coldest times of the year to their customers with high tech heated clothing. Their collection of heated clothing technologies ranges from the more ‘conventional’ textile heating systems like insulated copper wires to Micro Wires and Nano Wire heat technology to high tech…

A boys Christmas gift – iPod Parka from Woolrich

Woolrich, a brand famous for the Parka jacket, has incorporated Fibretronic‘s iPod keypad controller into the sleeve of their ‘I-Military’ Jacket which is part of Woolrich’s Fall/Winter 2007/08 season. The origins of Woolrich goes back to 1830, when John Rich opened his first woolmill in Plum Run, Pennsylvania. 15 years later, he moved to the…

NavJacket from O’Neill puts GPS navigation on your sleeve

After releasing the most comprehensive Wearable Electronic apparel range for this season, O’Neill Europe, announced the launch of their next High Tech Jacket for the Fall/Winter season 2008/09, the NavJacket – a GPS navigation integrated into a high performance Gore-Tex® jacket. The NavJacket is a collaboration between O’Neill’s Wearable Electronic group and MyGuide – a…

Christmas gift guide – Top 10 iPod Jackets

Christmas is just three weeks away and if you are on the lookout for a unique Christmas gift for your loved ones and friends, you are on the right spot. We will bring this weeks the Top 10 Christmas gift guide for Wearable Electronic products, each day another segment selected with great care and a…

Jansport Power Hoodie for the iPod and you

Jansport has refreshed their iPod compatible Power Hoodie range with new colors and a sleek cut. The Women’s Power Hoodie is warm, lightweight and compressible. An ideal all-around mountaineering fleece that comes handy in the city as well to get out for the daily errands in the cooler season. The Power Hoodie makes it convenient…

Stage wear design by Moritz Waldemeyer

Technologist turned designer Moritz Waldemeyer created a innovative stage outfit for US rock band OK Go. During their resent performance, OK Go light up the stage literally with Waldemeyer’s latest creation of thousands of LEDs stitched onto the jackets of the band. Waldemyer has illuminated high fashion items in collaboration with Hussein Chalayan successfully before…

ScotteVest technology enabled clothing

ScotteVest is offering technology enabled clothing for around six years. Although the their clothing does not have any electronics integrated, they have recognized the need to manage the growing number of personal electronic devices on and inside our clothing. Depending our your needs to be always online, stay connected in any situation, enjoy mobile entertainment…

iPod ready Denim Jacket

Jansport comes not necessarily to my mind when looking around for outdoor clothing but this might not be justified looking at the large, and I mean really large selection of iPod ready Jackets that have a stylish cut and look good. If you are out and about for a jacket that makes the navigation of…

Made for iPod jackets from Kenpo

Kenpo, one of the early integrator of iPod control into jackets hasn’t been on my radar for a while so I looked around and discovered a complete line of good looking jackets for men and a smaller selection for women. Kenpo seems to be very active in the iPod Fashion segment with their iPod ready…