From Fashioning Tech: We are incredibly excited to be hosting Anouk (anoukwipprecht.nl), a leading fashion tech designer and innovator. She is going to be in Los Angeles working out of the LA Makerspace from March 19th until April 18th! During her time here she is going to be working on a large wearables project for a famous car brand. Firsthand we’ll be able to see a master at work as she works through her design, prototype […]
WANT. Oh wait, I bet I could make this for Burning Man… The First Wearable Midi Controller – Fashioning Technology.
Apocalyptic Accessories: Fashion for the End of the World | Designs & Ideas on Dornob. “Better than just bullet-proof, this body-molded Kevlar and breathable neoprene ‘Urban Security Suit’ packs one helluva an aesthetic punch – on top of stopping anything short of an atomic bomb. Simple whites, grays, browns, dull greens and blues let the accents speak for themselves in this unusual top by Dutch conceptual clothing designer Tim Smit: a bulky side pocket that […]
One of my raver BFFs clued me in to Anouk Wipprecht a year or so ago. I kinda freaked out. Not only does her stuff look like old school raver clothes, but it also DOES STUFF. Like paint itself, create smoke clouds, and makes drinks. In my opinion, in most of Wipprechts pieces she is successful at creating something unique, conceptual, and technologically challenging while maintaining a distinct look and aesthetic quality. No small feat. […]