Are your alt coins a part of your identity?

By participating, these tokens contribute not only to the hype of the blockchain, but become embedded in our identities.  A few months ago, I started working on a project called TetzelCoin. This is a token I identify with. Rather than exploiting the popularly of cryptocurrency only for greed, TetzelCoin raises money for a charitable cause that I consider worthwhile. It also calls to action something that I value: self-reflection.

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Custom Fit Dresses for $100 and Under

There are several reason why I encourage making apparel purchases custom fit.  For one, the simple act of purchasing goods in a made-to-order system significantly reduces waste created by overstocked inventory.  By purchasing something you love, you're also likely to keep it longer.  Aside from the ethical reasons why shopping custom is good, there is no better feeling than putting on a dress that fits!

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The Best Artificial Intelligence Tools In The Fashion Industry

Billboards about Artificial Intelligence have been lining Highway 101 in San Francisco for as long as I've lived here, over 3 years.  As I talk to people about AI they wonder, what does someone interested in Fashion care about Artificial Intelligence?  Now is the time, more than ever when years of research are being applied to industry.  We've seen projects like IBM's Watson market to a wide range of industries and entrepreneurs looking for opportunities to Innovate (with a capital "I".)

So what are some of the most interesting things happening with AI in the Fashion Industry?  Here are the top 3.

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10 Minute LED Hack to Light-Up Any Garment

One of the first things people ask about to get started embedding electronics in textiles is "How do I light this up?"  Here's a super fast hack to get you started lighting up garments in 10 minutes.  When the battery is disconnected, this sweater is just a normal sweater.  If you remove the battery completely, it can be washed as usual.

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