Fashion Meets Tech

By: Tao - Jul 30, 2007   Updated: Mar 31 2011
Another take on making USB fashionable and wearable. This portable 2GB USB drive is embedded in a wood case that can be worn as fashion accessory around your neck. It comes with a leather neck strap.

Implications - USBs were simple storage devices, but since their popularity has risen, designers are spinning them into dual-purpose items. Brands such as Mimoco have come up with customized USBs with pop cultural icons, giving the device some street cred. With this memory stick being transformed into a necklace, this concept may inspire people to transform other technological accessories into other fashionable jewelry pieces as well.