The Blinq Ring: Fashionistas Answer to Wearable Technology

Wearable technology has become more fashionable with more technology features day by day. One of the newest to come to market is the high fashion Blinq ring which provides the same functionality you get from a smartwatch. Blinq ring just launched their Kickstarter Campaign with a goal of $25,000 with $27,051 already pledged and 25days to go. Their campaign is All or nothing meaning it will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Sun, November 5 2017 1:23 PM CST. Continue Reading →

Sleep Score Lab’s #DeadTired Contest 2017

What are some of the funniest things you or someone you know have done while sleep deprived? I know I have done some pretty ridiculous things when I am dead tired especially when I was in college and working full time. Continue Reading →

Win Tickets to See Vivienne Tam at New York Fashion Week!

Viv TamI love fall and I absolutely love NYC fashion week. I sadly have only been once but have high goals of going next year and maybe with an entourage of Hi-Tech Chic writers and not just me!

This year Vivienne Tam per New York Fashion Week Live Vivienne Tam is giving one lucky winner (and a guest) tickets to her #SS16 #NYFW show on September 14th!

To enter, simply follow Vivienne Tam on Instagram (/viviennetam) and upload a photo of your favorite Vivienne Tam outfit with hashtag #VTNYFW.

Deadline to enter is 11:59PM EST September 7th. Winner will be chosen based on a combination of factors, including the quality and creativity of the photo (and caption) and the photo’s popularity (likes, comments, etc.)! Extra points to those who share this post on FB!*

To read more of the article on New York Fashion Week Live  and Vivienne Tam contest click here.

Good Luck to all that enter the contest!

*These are all direct quotes from the New York Fashion Week Live article

Review: Chic Sketch App

Chich Sketch sketch picMany people have asked where I got the sketches for the logo on Hi-Tech Chic. Well it’s not brain surgery to start. It’s a new awesome app called Chic Sketch that transforms a picture of yourself into a sleek and fashionable sketch. Emily Brickel, illustrator, is the talent behind the sketches for Chic Sketch as she creates a photo you submit into a beautiful sketch. cs starting

How do I get started you ask? First you need to download the app either from Google Play or the Apple Store and once installed you will see the little icon on your screen. Next log in using your facebook or instagram account and it will take you to the first page named “Public Gallery.” On this page you will see previous sketches that have been done and a little camera icon on the bottom.

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