Fashion Technology

Perfume to Have Exhibition in London and New York

Perfume is treating fans to a special exhibition in London and New York in the coming months! The exhibition is titled “Perfume: A Gallery Experience Supported by Rhizomatiks.” The exhibition will showcase how Perfume has mixed music, fashion, technology, and design over the course…

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These incredible women inventors are creating our future and its gonna be incredible.

27 year old Isreali Danit Peleg has made it possible for us to 3D print our own clothes at home with her fully 3D Printed fashion collection.

Korean American Harvard graduate ‪‎Grace Choi made a 3D printer you can buy for under $300 and will allow anyone to print any colour of makeup at home using normal printer ink.

This means people who didn’t have access to shops before because of disabilities or living in a remote area can have access to clothing and makeup as and when they need it without paying for the cost of delivery or store mark-ups.

People who cant find clothes in their size or to fit their bodies can easily size up garments before printing and people who aren’t one of the four shades of beige that makeup companies produce can finally find products in their shade.

Peleg’s technology could lead to 3D printed menstrual pads and nappies meaning they can be printed in private without embarrassment at the checkout as they’re needed. It could even lead to 3D printed medical supplies in hospitals!

Choi’s technology could rid the beauty industry of its ridiculous mark-ups and provide more accessible beauty choices for everyone no matter their skin tone or budget. She has made it possible for us to take a photo of our friends lipstick and print it out- using normal printer ink. This could mean an end to cosmetic animal testing and a new future of accessible, cruelty-free beauty.

3D printers are a revolution- they’re going to be a huge part of our lives and its amazing women inventors like Peleg and Choi that are ensuring the human race can access their full potential.

Please remember their names!!! They deserve credit for shaping our future.

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Meet The Team: VINAYA 

“There’s no denying that fashion, art and culture add context and sentiment to some of the most important conversations of today, as well as giving us another method of communication. The fashion industry absolutely has the ability to make a difference if it so chooses; fashion brands have channels of communication and powers of persuasion most politicians or corporations can only dream of. And at the end of the day, designers are inventors, visionaries and leaders of movements. And these are the people who can change the world.” Meet the team behind VINAYA and discover how they’re bridging the gap between fashion and technology to elevate human potential… 

Photos by Paola Vivas for The Style Line

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THIS IS CHANEL’S NEW 3D-PRINTED COUTURE COLLECTION

About 10 to 12 looks were designed using selective laser sintering — lasers used to melt material one layer at a time to create three dimensional objects. 

Those tweed jackets? They’re actually composed of 3-D printed grids later embroidered by the house’s historic couture ateliers, Lesage and Lemarié. 

via Racked.

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Naomi Kizhner, an industrial designer and graduate student from Hadassah College in Jerusalem, has designed jewelry that theoretically extracts energy from the wearers own body. The ‘speculative’ jewelry is embedded into the person’s veins and uses their blood to turn small wheels inside the device. 

Read more at: http://www.iflscience.com/technology/jewelry-harvests-energy-wearers

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INTIMACY 2.0 interactive fashion and dresses by Roosegaarde

‘Intimacy 2.0’ features Studio Roosegaardeʼs new, high-tech wearable dresses composed of leather and smart e-foils which are daringly perfect to wear on the red carpet. The e-foils become transparent and opaque in response to the heartbeat of the model wearing the e-dress.

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New at GlitchTextiles.com

Limited Edition Scarves made from fabric produced for Christian Dior’s Cruise 2015 collection. 

Embers - http://www.glitchtextiles.com/woven-scarves/embers

Digital Snow - http://www.glitchtextiles.com/woven-scarves/digital-snow