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[MUST-HAVE] Your brainwaves can now become a cool scarf pattern. An EEG headset records your cerebral activity while listening to Bach’s “Goldberg Variations”. Three main features are measured, relaxation, excitement, and cognitive load. They are then translated into a unique knitting pattern using Knitic,
[MUST-HAVE] The world's first thermochromic athletic shirt is now available! The Radiate shirts will give you "thermal vision on your body". The clothes react to your body temperature. They change color when your veins expand or your muscle swell, giving you a precise idea of which parts of your body are working out.
[MUST-HAVE] After showing an amazing couture collection last January featuring the first flexible 3D-printed dress, Iris van Herpen is now unveiling her first ready-to-wear collection. Phy-tha-go-rash draws inspiration from the Pythagoras tree.
[CONCEPT] This high tech fashion project explores the relationship between intimacy and technology. Made of "smart e-foils", the first series Intimacy Black and Intimacy White, become transparent based on the social interactions of the wearer
Now / Art & Design, Tech
It takes some guts to launch a fashion magazine in 2012, but Antonin Gaultier is up to the challenge. His digital magazine, De Rigueur is only available via Kindle. We meet with Antonin for an honest discussion about fashion, media and the digital world.
[CONCEPT] An automated camera placed in Williamsburg, Brooklyn snaps pictures of passersby and publish them directly online. This raw feed of fashion gives us a precise an unbiased idea of what people are wearing on what is supposed to be one of the most fashionable blocks of the city.
[MUST-HAVE] The Social denim brings the jeans into the 2.0 dimension. The vinyl pocket of this very special pair of jeans contains a device which communicates with the user's phone (iPhone or Android) through Bluetooth.
[ITW] Paris fashion week is coming up but before pluging head first into a new season, let's go back to the music of the previous one. In "The Sound Of The Season", Jaws studio compiled the best tracks from the shows' playlists. We met with Sarah Joe, one of the two creatve minds behind the project.
Director Barnaby Roper showcased Rodarte and Swarovski collaboration through an exclusive film for Dazed&Confused. Exploring the double personality of model Anna Jagodzinska, the video features fashion pieces from the archives of Rodarte mixed with Swarovski crystals. A psychedelic experience to be continued in a full 360° interactive version.