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>> WEAR Sustain, its funded projects, sustainability research and outputs are receiving media attention. Below are a selection of articles that have been written about our collective work:



May 2017:

E52 – Fashion Tech by Anouk Wipprech, Linda van de Ven, 9 May 2017

WAREABLE – Sustainable wearable tech is finally being taken seriously, by Muchaneta Kapfunde, 25 May 2017



July 2017:

WAREABLE – Smart shirts, stress tech and sensory jewellery win in WEAR Sustain contest – 23 teams get funding to make their sustainable projects a reality,  by Sophie Charara, 31 July 2017

E52 – WEAR Sustain Awards 23 projects for Wearable Design, Bart Brouwers, 12 July 2017


August 2017:

iot UK – THE IMPORTANCE OF MENTORING START UPSby Michelle Hua, 8 August, 2017

FashNerd – Who Are WEAR Sustain’s 23 Finalists? The first 23 projects funded through the WEAR Sustain first Open Call announced, by Muchaneta Kapfunde, 11 August 2017 – WoW Woman in Wearable Tech | Aniela Hoitink, fashion, textile and concept designer, by Marija Butkovic, 21 August 2017



September 2017:

WAREABLE, – The WEAR Sustain startups that are futureproofing sustainable wearables – Shape shifting textiles, neurofeedback headphones and more next gen tech, by Muchaneta Kapfunde, 11 September 2017





>> A selection of useful resources on wearables, smart/e-textiles, ethics or sustainability collated by the WEAR Sustain consortium:


WEAR Sustain Resources:

WEAR Sustain Glossary: Commonly used terms in and around “wearables”.

Smart Wearables: Reflection and Orientation Paper, created by the European Commission.

WEAR Sustain Talks & Videos: Selected talks from events and videos to support Open Call submissions.

Slides and presentations from our events across Europe .


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