Hussein Chalayan introduces wearable technology to improve stress

‘You don’t really think wearable technology and Paris Fashion Week, however, Cypriot-British designer Hussein Chalayan unveiled his collaboration with technology giant Intel at his spring/summer 2017 catwalk show.

Chalayan is known for his experimentation with technology and pushing the boundaries of fashion, he once showcased a coffee table that turned into a dress, another season he unveiled a series of dresses that featured hidden mechanisms that allowed them morphed from one design into another, and then there was the video dresses embedded with 15,000 LEDs.’

Hussein Chalayan brings wearable tech to Paris Fashion Week

For spring/summer 2017, the designer has teamed up with Intel on a range of connected wearable glasses and belts, which have been designed to improve awareness and pro-active management of stress.

Full article: https://fashionunited.uk/news/fashion/hussein-chalayan-brings-wearable-tech-to-paris-fashion-week/2016100422021

Images: courtesy of Hussein Chalayan and Intel

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