A connected accessory can be more than just a functional electronic device. Fashion and high tech are merging, creating elegant and innovative designs. Smart luggage, connected leather goods and computerized watches will soon be part of everyday life.
Delsey’s Pluggage suitcase incorporates an overload indicator, charger and geolocation app. The must-have: closures secured by fingerprint recognition.
Piquadro’s Pulse line allows bags to be located in case of loss or theft thanks to their smart tracker technology CONNEQU.
CONNECTED LEATHER GOODS
The Connected Sleeve by De Rigueur is the first portable, high-style solution of smartphone wireless charging.
Belty Good Vibes belt made in France using high-quality leather and equipped with sensors that analyze physical activity.
Luxury brands are now launching their models. The Apple Watch Hermès is composed of stainless steel cases with handmade leather bands. Single tour band, double tour band and cuff band are available.
In creating its first connected chronograph called Exospace B55, Breitling has applied a new philosophy placing the smartphone in the service of the watch so as to enhance its functionality and user-friendliness.