Wear your true lifestyle

‘Wear your true lifestyle‘ is a ‘Wearable Senses‘ project from Gordon Tiemstra, student at the Department of Industrial Design of the Eindhoven University of Technology, with the focus on a combination of teenagers, lifestyle, identity and smart fabrics. Gordon started out by researching the problems teenager encounter with their identity. One of the results of…

Nemo, the experience of pregnancy

Industrial design student Floor Mattheijssen likes to create systems and services around the human body, the body movements and physiology in medical context. Her latest design is a monitoring system for unborn children called NEMO, short for ‘non-invasive electro-physiological monitor for obstetrics‘. NEMO is able to monitor the heart frequency, electrocardiogram of mother and child…

Jakob – social networking accessory for your sofa

For many ‘connected’ people, online social activities are sometimes more intensive than the social interaction with family members living in the same house. To make ‘off-line’ socializing more appealing to the online addicted crowed, Dutch Industrial Design student Paula Kassenaar has a solution to offer called ‘Jakob‘. ‘Jakob’ is a creative addition to the armrest…

Flowtime: wearable electronics for yoga

Wearable electronic is currently on stage at the Dutch Design Week held between Oct 17 and 25 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The wearable electronic concepts are the creation of students participating in the ‘Wearable Senses‘ course at the Department of Industrial Design of the Eindhoven University of Technology. ‘Wearable Senses’ aims to educate Industrial Design…