TITLE

Impact of smart technology on fashion

AUTHOR(S)
Amsamani, S.; Punna, Tara
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Indian Textile Journal;Dec2010, Vol. 121 Issue 3, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the effect of smart technology on fashion. There is reportedly an increasing integration of technical and smart intelligent functionality into fabrics for clothing and interior environments. However, there is a huge divide between goals and reality due to the gap between designers and technologies. Among the advanced technology-incorporated fabrics/garments are temperature controlled fabrics, shape memory fabrics, color changing fabrics, conductive textiles, and self-cleaning fabrics.
ACCESSION #
58484598

 

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