Archive for December, 2010

Smart Urban Wear – The utope project

Austrian Designer Wolfgang Langeder and the Fraunhofer IZM / Stretchable Circuits in Berlin, have joined forces to develop Smart Urban Wear with focus on an innovative display on clothing. ‘The utope project approaches a textile utopia: The exterior of clothing [...]

Job opportunity: PhD position for wearable technology

The Department of Industrial Design (ID) of the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (TU/e) is looking to fill a PhD position working on bridging smart textile design with interactive product design. This position is situated within the theme of Wearable Senses and [...]

FashionWare Runway Show during CES 2011

What better place one can imagine to show off fashion and technology then the annual technology center of the universe, the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2011 bringing the next generation of wearable technology on the FashionWare runway. This evening [...]

Coming up: Smart sports apparel from Reebok

Sports apparel brand Reebok joins the growing list of sports brands that utilize soft, wearable technology in their apparel lines to record and stimulate the active folks around us in their drive to break records or just to monitor the [...]

Taiwan eTextile Fashion Show

The Shih Chien University in Taipei is worldwide one of the most active places around wearable technology, nurturing and educating aspiring fashion technology designer in the art of wearable technology. Earlier this year we have posted about the students at [...]

Sneak peek into the illuminated fashion future – Moon Berlin

Without pretending to be a oracle that knows what’s in the fashion stores of the future I do see light at the end of the tunnel when it comes to illuminated clothing. The idea of illuminating clothing for aesthetic purpose [...]

Color Changing Moonlight Cushion

Illuminated, color changing cushions are not new but with the onset of long, dark hours that come at this time of the year, bringing some relaxing, soft colors into the living room has great potential to cheers people up. To [...]