Each passing year, the fashion industry showcases the transformative power of its products for consumers aesthetically, but what about more tangible changes to their lives? Let's explore how designers and innovators are looking make fashion inclusive and accessible...

November 20, 2017

There are currently remarkable advances in the Design of textiles and garments. Some of the amazing things that are currently being developed are nothing short of mind-bending and could have just as easily been pulled out of a sci-fi film.

August 14, 2017

In addition to fabrics utilizing conductive material to communicate or record info about the wearer, there are also projects in the works to react to the wearer's environment in regards to stress triggers. It seems the sky is the limit as far as the potential to im...

July 10, 2017

Innovative developments in the textiles field aim to answer the question: How can technology create fabrics that will perform in ways we have not been able to demand before from traditional fabrics?

May 8, 2017

As technology makes new advances, fashion and industrial designers have been exploring ways to imbue what we wear with some remarkable new features.

March 27, 2017

Smart garments will do things such as recording and transmitting data about the wearer to enhance performance, health, or experience, or even adapting to the wearer’s environment or condition of health to provide comfort. Before we know it, clothing with built in techn...

July 30, 2016

I am happy I got to see the MFA exhibit "Techstyle" before it closed in late July. Here are some images from the show.  it was a groundbreaking a beautiful show. Scroll through images below for more details on specific pieces.

Sources:  MFA, Boston

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