The house of Hermes has gone for geekiness with this pixelated bracelet.
While pixelated jewelery itself is not new (as seen by the plethora of pixelated fashion and designs in the related articles below), the embrace of overtly geeky merchandise by the high fashion crowd is another glimpse into the stylish embrace of technology in our daily lives.
Implications - Geek chic is a movement that has seen a lot of positive attention in today's digitized society. Unlike their predecessors, geeks of today are not seen as social outcasts, but as geniuses in the realm of technology that reigns supreme in today's world. Thus, geek is officially chic, with even the most high-end couturiers recognizing and capitalizing on this trend.