LED (light-up) DRESS: Ravishing Roses

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The reason I have not posted anything recently, is finally here! My UV-LED Dress that is made out of boning, LED lights that are individually wired, and 45 handcrafted, roses. (Message me if you would like to know how to make these roses, that may be another post that I will work on, this summer.) … Continue reading

Nature Designing: Starting with Biomimetics

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Sustainability is no longer accepted blindly, and the word green has become questionable as companies have “green washed” us. What claims to be “green” is not quite what they led us to believe. “Eco-friendly” is just a convenient slogan. 1 million tonnes of fabric waste ends up in landfills each year. Right now, fashion manufacturers … Continue reading

Japan comes out with a new wonder fabric: EcoPure

The fashion industry is a fairly young and new industry that began in the late 19th to early 20th century, during the American industrial revolution. Its boom since then has spiraled from a societal hierarchy consisting of couture to a mass manufacturing of ready-to-wear. Instead of owning just a dress or two and nylons –we … Continue reading