When your business card reads ‘Style Consultant │ Personal Shopper │ Wardrobe Stylist’ you areexpected to look the part—feeling the part is also important. But like the barber who usually needs a haircut and the custodian who needs a housekeeper, the stylist needed a makeover—a wardrobe makeover.
I was recently looking through some old journals and found some notes from 2012 about selling my clothes on Poshmark. It wasn’t until fall 2015, however, that I actually created my closet, and man, do I kick myself for not doing it sooner.
Last May, when Google ATAP announced Project Jacquard and Levi’s as its first official partner for the initiative, the components that allow fabric to connect to mobile devices were not yet ready to be sewn into clothing.