The Great Hall in the New York Hall of Science building was a fitting venue for Diana Eng's Maker Faire NYC technology fashion show. The cathedral ceilings and backdrop of stained glass windows gave the show an ethereal feel, as if one were praying at the alter of wearable technology.
Premsela, the Dutch Platform for Design and Fashion, will present a symposium on Fashion and Technology at STRP Festival in Eindhoven next month. The symposium hosts several speakers including artist Lucy McRae, fashion designer… Continue
Industrial Design graduate Stefan Zwegers collaborated with the Dutch Hearing Society to create earphones that will make you feel the bass in your music without ruining your ears. Sensible Music filters the low tones of the music on your mp3-player and uses vibration motors to create the tactile sensation of sound. The product… Continue
Stage wear has strongly influenced the evolution of implemented technologies into our clothes. The interesting part is that most of the time the functional aspect of it is not highly studied, but the visual rendings with lights, movements are rather offering to the audience clothes that are performing as much as the artist on stage. From Lady Gaga to other… Continue
On 11 November 2010 the Barbican in London will host two events on the subject of fashion and technology: Future Fabric and What Future Fashion Fabrication? Both events are on simultaneously so it looks like FashionTech lovers will have to choose between the… Continue
Disney and couture typically aren't used in the same sentence — and, if their recent TRON: Legacy couture line is any evidence, they frankly shouldn't be. So let me back up by saying, I am a HUGE Tron fan. I'm even diligently working on my Quorra costume for Halloween. The illuminated costumes in Tron Legacy look absolutely amazing (… Continue
"132 5. Issey Mikake" is Miyake's latest innovation that explores novel fashion manufacturing methods using emerging technologies.
"1" signifies a single piece of fabric; "3" and "2" refer to the three-dimensional shape which can be flattened into a two-dimensional form; and "5" is a reference to the fifth dimension. The fifth… Continue
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Pseudomorphs is a system that lets dresses paint themselves. Following Intimacy, Dutch haute-tech designer Anouk Wipprecht continues her work on the theme of transformation, this time using the sensual properties of moving… Continue