What Is Digital Fashion, And Why Is It Important?

Fashion is one of the purest forms of self-expression. Digital fashion simply brings this to a new medium - and could be worth billions in just a few years.

Futuristic photo of a woman using virtual reality to shop for clothes
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From Big Tech boardrooms to podcasts and tweets, the metaverse hype is everywhere. However, as with many emerging technologies, excitement around the expected future impact often outshines its actual readiness for mainstream adoption.

But even among all the hoopla, it's foolish to dismiss Web3 and the metaverse completely. Within the next decade, emerging technologies might change life as we know it. In the same way, the television and the internet democratized access to information and entertainment, the blockchain and the metaverse will change the way we shop, game, and craft our digital identities.

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Randy Ginsburg
Contributing Writer, Kiplinger.com

Randy is a New York-based freelance writer and author covering the world of emerging technology and entrepreneurship. Deeply interested in the way technology will impact his grandkids' lives, Randy has been featured in several publications, including NFT Now, Forbes and Newsweek.