Our world is becoming more technology driven with every passing day, from our cars to our phones to yes, even our fashion. Here are some must-have products that seamlessly blend fashion and technology.
Loop Micro USB
The Loop Micro USB and Apple iPhone/iPod cable mixes function and fashion into one product. Compatible with iPhones, iPods, Blackberrys, and Androids, this USB provides battery charging and data transfers in a wide range of patterns and colors. In addition, magnets help this item to clip together, forming either a fun bracelet or an attachment for your bag for travel. You can also attach it to any metal surface for hanging notes, photographs, memos, or coupons. Currently available Internationally, North American stores will soon have their hands on this technological gem.
This silver plated pendant with a Swarovski crystal heart attached can be place on any chain for a beautiful piece of wearable technology. In actuality, it's a flash/USB memory card that can hold from 1-32 GB. The length of the silver plated ball chain necklace that comes with the pendant is 30 inches in length. You certainly won't lose this baby!
Several of the greats like Gucci and Karl Lagerfeld have used LED technology in recent years, but they've used it in their shoes. Now, things have been put on another level, using this light technology in dresses. This piece, for example, sparkles and glows with microfibers and crystal embellishments powered by a rechargeable battery that can be charged via USB.
We all know about iPads, iPods, iPhones, but how about iBangles? This bangle bracelet is no ordinary piece of jewelry. Similar to an iPod, it's touch sensitive and can even use commands to communicate with your iPhone as well. Currently in testing at Apple, let's hope this makes it to market soon.
These sunglasses take your stereo on the move. They are fashionable, available in several colors, and are an amazing product to own. Blending the characteristics of music headphones and Bluetooth headsets, TriSpecs engineering allows you to switch between voice communication and stereo surround sound. With unsurpassed noise elimination technology, you are able to even use button controls on each pair.
We remember the slap bracelet from the 80s, right? Well, Griffin Technology has taken that trend of the past on a new path into the future. This silicone bracelet that's made to look like a wrist watch is actually a case for your iPod nano. It's entertaining and fashion-friendly, making it easy to carry your iPod while listening and controlling your music on the go.
Jennifer Davidson joined theFashionSpot team as Managing Editor in November 2010. In addition to overseeing the editorial content of the site, she shares her fashion, beauty, and pop culture obsessions in her weekly column The Love List. Prior to joining the tFS team, Jennifer produced fashion segments for television, and is also the co-founder of StyleBakery.com.