Resources (updating 2014)


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Materials + Resources

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::MATERIALS::
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::Conductive Threads, Fabrics & Velcro::
[ AmberStrand ] conductive coated yarn - USA
[ Aracon ] [ Amberstrand ] conductive thread - USA
[ Bekaert ] [ Threads ] [ Fabrics ] highly electrically conductive spun yarn - Belgium
[ Berenstein Textiles ] conductive organza - USA
[ Fine Silver Products ] conductive thread, fabric, tape - USA
[ Flextex ] conductive fabric - USA
[ Hedgehog Handworks ] metal wrapped conductive threads
[ Hook & Loop ] conductive Velcro - USA
High Flex 3981 7x1 + 7x3 + 7x5 copper, silver plated; Kevlar 7077 7x1 copper, silver plated; 3981 7 x 1 [ Karl Grimm ] conductive thread - Germany
[ Lamé Lifesaver ] silver conductive thread - Canada
[ Less EMF ] conductive fabric, thread, Velcro, paint, ex-static fabric - USA (flectron)
[ Metalline ] - conductive fabric - Korea
[ Noble Biomaterials ] anti-static and conductive materials - USA
[ Offray Specialty Narrow Fabrics ] smart textiles, static dissipative products
[ Shieldex ] conductive fabric, thread, fabric zipper tape - DISTRIBUTEUR: [ Fine Silver Products ]
[ SparkFun Conductive Thread ]
[ T&L Barnes ] metal wrapped conductive threads
[ Textura Trading Company ] stainless steel conductive thread
[ Tinsel Trading Company ] vintage metal threads and fabric
[ TITV Greiz ] Elitex, a silver coated yarn - Germany
[ ITP Reference Page ]

::Metal Mesh Fabrics::
LOOK @ INCONEL TWILL [ Unique Wire ] Metal mesh fabric - USA
[ Tessitura Tele Metalliche Rossi ] Metal mesh fabric - Italy
[ Telerie d'Arte ] Metal mesh fabric - Italy

::Conductive Jewelery::
620 Cathcart, Montreal: Jewelery Building
[ Metalliferous ] metal, tools, beads, supplies for jewelery making - USA

::Specialty Fabrics::
[ Difco ] protective and high performance fabric
[ Dupont ] high-tech textiles
[ Engineered Fibre Structures ] Manchester, UK
[ Foster Miller ] electro textiles
[ Gorix Ltd ] high-tech textiles
[ Industrial Fabrics Association International ] not-for-profit trade association
[ Luminex ] light-emitting fabric
[ Material Connexion ] innovative meterials lexicon
[ Schoeller ] high-tech textiles
[ Scientific Instrument Services ] ceramic blankets and cloths
[ Sedo Chemicals ] neoprene

::Conductive Adhesive Tapes::
[ 3M ] conductive tapes
[ Electron Microspy Sciences ] conductive tapes
[ Ted Pella ] conductive tapes
[ The Tape Works ] liquid tape

::Conductive Powders and Paints::
[ Acheson Industries ] conductive screen prtintable silver inks and graphite-based pastes
[ Amazing Magnets ] ferrofluids
[ Atlantic Equipment Engineers ] metal powders and compounds
[ Bare Skin Safe Conductive Inks ] on body conductive inks
[ Chemtronics ] conductive pen
[ DuPont ] carbon and silver conductors
[ Elemental Scientific ] carbon graphite powder
[ LESSEMF ] Conductive Paint
[ SPI Supplies ] conductive powders and paint

::Other Conductive Materials::
[ Briwax ] metal wool
[ Devcon ] metal filled epoxy adhesive
[ Ercon ] sensor material
[ Seal Science ] conductive rubber
[ Zoflex ] conductive rubber

::Anti Static Materials::
[ Antistatic Industries ] anti-static products
[ StaticFaction ] distributor of Thunderon anti-static products
[ X-Static ] Silver fiber

::Isolating and Model-Making Materials::
[ Environmental Technology ] easy cast resisns
[ FormFX ] liquid rubbers, plastics, medical adhesives, alcohol-based body inks
[ Panipol ] polyanline products
[ Resin Technical Systems ] resin
[ Shape Lock ] modelling and mould making
[ Smooth-on ] rubber, plastics, foam, adhesives
[ Soltor Plastics ] acrylic glass
[ Teknor Apex ] advanced polymer materials
[ Von Roll ] electrical insulating materials

::Fusible and Fabric Glue::
[ AllStitch LLC ] Spray On Fusible Web
[ Fabrics Unlimited ] fusible
[ Hancock Fabrics ] Dritz Fray Check Seam Sealant
[ Products A LA CARTE ] Pellon fusibles
[ Quilting Warehouse ] fusible web, fusible tape
[ Red Rock Threads ] fusuble, invisible and water soluble thread
[ Save-on-crafts ] Aleene's Flexible Stretchfabric Glue, great as insolator for conductive fabric
[ Sulky ] Sulky Sticky Self-Adhesive Tear-Away Stabilizer

::Metal Sewing Accessories::
[ Prym ] sewing and needlework accessories
[ YKK ] fastening products

::Sensors::
[ Conductive Technologies ] electro-chemical sensors, membrane switches, flexible heaters
[ ClickTouchAmerica ] membrane switches, panels, keypads Montreal, Canada
[ Eleksen ] textile touchpads - DISTRIBUTEUR: [Peratech] [ Qiosystems ]
[ Flexpoint ] bend and flex sensors
[ Images ] many different sensors and actuators
[ Interlink Electronics ] force-sensitive resistors and touchpads
[ International Fashion Machines ] wall dimmer
[ Microstrain ] wireless sensors
[ Piezo Systems ] piezo elements
[ Stella ] stretchable elextronics
SAMPLE [ Textronics ] wearable sensors
[ Xsens ] motion, orientation and position measurements

::Actuators::
[ B&H Color Change Ltd. ] thermochromic ink
[ Colour Change Corporation ] thermochromic and photochromic ink
[ CTI Extreme Inks ] thermochromic ink
[ Dynalloy ] Flexinol, shape memory alloy
[ E-Ink ] electronic paper displays
[ Hallcrest ] tempature-triggered color changing technology
[ Matsui ] thermochromic pigments, aroma, ink, photopis, a UV light sensitive photochromic ink
[ Melcor ] thermoelectric cooling solutions
[ Memory Metalle GmbH ] shape memory alloys
[ Mymotors & Actuators GmbH ] flat motors
[ Nitinol ] shape memory alloy
[ Precision Microdrives ] precision motion control components
[ SAES Smart Materials ] shape memory alloys
[ Tayco ] temperature sensors and flexible heaters
[ Veriflex ] shape memory

::Communication Connections::
[ ABACOM ] embadded RF and network devices
[ Bluetooth ] Bluetooth solutions
[ Fibretronic ] soft electronic components
[ Lemos International] radio communication
[ Moog ] slip rings
[ Novonic ] textile cable
[ Skyetek ] RFID
[ XBee ] wireless communication modules

::Power::
[ All Battery ]
[ Powerfilm ] flexible solar panels
[ Solar Home ] flexible, portable, modular solar systems
[ Solar World ] think, flexible solar panels
[ Total Power Solution ] batteries
[ Microbattery ] micro batteries

::Displays::
[ Best Hong Kong ] cheap LEDS
[ Dupont ] electroluminescence
[ Fabcell ] non-emissive, multi-color fabric module
[ Fresnel Technologies ] plastic optical lenses
[ Glowire ] eletroluminescent wire
[ LED-Flex ] LED tubes
[ LEE-Filters ] lighting and camera filters
[ Lytec ] electroluminescent wire
[ MARL ] LEDs
[ Nichia ] RGB LEDs
[ Oryon Technologies ] Elastolite
[ Pacel ] EL displays
[ Philips ] Lumalive
[ Plastic Logic ] flexible displays
[ Rogers Corporation ] electroluminescent lighting systems
[ Super Bright LEDs ]
[ Sun Tec ] Soft / Printed Leds

::Fabric Printing::
[ Hexagram Concordia ]
[ Jacquard Inkjet Fabric Systems ]
[ Sagamie ]

::Physical Computing Platforms::
[ Arduino ]
[ Basic Stamp ]
[ D-Tools ]
[ Euro Circuits ]
[ GoGo Board ]
[ Handyboard ]
[ Lilypads ]
[ LogoChip ]
[ Making Things ]
[ MidiTron ]
[ Phidgets ]
[ Wiring ]

::Microcontollers::
[ ATMEL ]
[ Basic micro ]
[ Microchip ]
[ Micromint ]
[ Netmedia ]
[ Parallax ]

::Electronics Purchase and Prototyping::
[ Abra Electronics ] Montreal
[ Active Electronics ] Montreal
[ Addison ] Montreal
[ All Electronics ] online electronics surplus distributor
[ Arduino ] Italy
[ CSD ] online electronics distributor
[ Digikey ] online electronics distributor
[ Electronic Goldmine ] online electronics surplus distributor
[ Farnell ] online electronics distributor
[ Fluke ] multimeters
[ HVW Technologies ] Canada
[ I-CUBE ] Canada
[ JAMECO ] online electronics distributor
[ JAMECO Robot Store ] robotic kits, parts & more
[ Mouser Electronics ] electronic component distributor
[ RS ] online electronics distributor
[ Robot Shop ] electronics distributor, Boisbriand, Quebec
[ Small Parts ] the hardware store for researchers and developers
[ Solarbotics ] mature hobby robotics and electronics company, USA
[ Sparkfun ] online electronics distributor, USA
[ The Source - By Circuit City ] electronics distributor, Canada
[ Udisco ] hobby store, Montreal

::Software::
[ Cycling '74 ] Max/MSP
[ Processing ] open source programming language and environment
[ Pure Data ] software by Miller Puckette

::Circuit Printing / Developing::
[ AP Circuits ] Calgary
[ Circuit Solaris ]
[ Douglas Corporation ] Flexible Circuits
[ Ferro: New Nano Silver Powder Flexible Printed Circuit ]
[ Labo Circuits ] Montreal
[ Minco : Circuits : Heating : ] Flexible Circuits
[ PCB Express ] Washington
[ PCB milling ] printed circuit board milling
[ EAGLE: Easily Applicable Graphical Layout Editor ] software/design
[ Tinker It ] technology & design consultancy with Arduino
[ Woven Electronics ] woven circuits
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::INDUSTRY / MATERIALS RESEARCH::
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[ Badira ] Wearable Audio Devices, Germany
[ Baeumler ] Fashion Designer, Germany
[ Citeve ] Technological Centre for the Textile and Clothing Industries, Portugal
[ Baybox ] Media Wear, Germany
[ Daniel Hechter ] Fashion Designer, Nanosphere textile, France
[ Fashion Inovation ] Marketing & Distribution of smartTextiles, Germany
[ Heike Hüning ] Media Jacket - Film use, Germany
[ iHofmann ] smartTextiles Consulting, Germany
[ Jack Wolfskin ] Sports Apparel, Germany
[ Kufner Textiles ] Textiles, Germany
[ Mobile Research Centre Bremen ] Germany
[ Wear It At Work ] Wearable Computing Integration Research
[ Nova Nex ] Smart Textiles, Germany (collaborates with Phillips)
[ Pierre Cardin ] Fashion Designer, Solar Cell Jacket, France
[ Sunload ] Solar Bag, Germany
[ Xybermind ] Foot / Posture Analysis Wearables, Germany
[ Avantex ] Smart textiles
[ BodyMedia ] Biofeedback accessories
[ Bigelow Aerospace ] Space Travel & Inflatables
[ CSIRO Textile and Fibre Technology ] Smart textiles
[ Defense Sciences Office ] Smart textiles
[ Eleksen ] Smart textiles
[ eMagin ] 3D Eyewear
[ Enlighted ] Smart textiles
[ FitSense ] Biofeedback spedometer
[ Fire Warrior ] Fireman Camera
[ Future Force Warrior ] Smart textiles
[ Hamilton Sundstrand ] Space Suits & Vehicles
[ Solar Cell Textiles ] Energy
[ HMC Media Lab ] Smart textiles
[ Honeybee Robotics ] Rovers +
[ IBM ] BlueSpace office
[ Infineon Technologies ] Smart textiles
[ Motorola Offspring ] Wearable devices
[ NANO Magic Silver ] Smart textiles
[ Physorg ] Health monitoring fabrics
[ Peru Naturtex ] Copper textiles
[ Oakley ] Audio Eyewear
[ Ready Set Glo ] Luminous paint
[ Reimas ] Smart clothing
[ Sensatex ] Biofeedback textile
[ SOFTswitch ] Smart textiles
[ Thinking Materials ] Wearable devices
[ Twiddler ] Portable Keyboard
[ Venture Development Corporation ] Technology Market Research
[ Vodaphone ] Wearable devices
[ Vivometrics ] Smart textiles
[ Xybernaut ] Wearable devices
[ ZESTAT F.901 ] Smart textiles

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::TUTORIALS::
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::Online Tutorials / Teaching::
[ Instructables ] [ Conductive Fabrics ]
[ Leah Bucheley Tutorials ]
[ Plusea ] Hannah Perner Wilson
[ The Softness of Things ] Despina Papadopoulos

::Electricity::
[ Basic Electrical Definitions ] Tom Igoe
[ What Is Electricity? ] William J. Beaty
[ Directory of Sources for Input Devices and Technologies ] Bill Buxton
[ Resistor Calculator ]

::Physical Computing::
[ All About Circuits ]
[ Ladyada ]
[ Mecanique Magazine ]
[ MidiTron ]
[ Physical Computing ] [ Materials at ITP ] ITP
[ PicBasic Forum ]

::Arduino::
[ Arduino Tutorial ]
[ Mouna Andraos - Very Basic Arduino ]

::LED::
[ LEDs 101 ] Don Klipstein
[ LED Wizard ]

::Plastisol::
[ Color Changing Inks ] Screen Web
[ General Plastisol Info ] Union Ink
[ Plastisol fallout: Is the ink really cured? ] Stitches Magazine
[ Plastisol Ink Product Information ] Ink Tech

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::FASHION::
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[ Comrags ] Toronto, Canada
[ I-Gle ] Zagreb, Croatia
[ threeASFOUR ] New York
[ United Nude ] London, UK

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::WEARABLE DESIGNERS::
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::From "Fashionable Technology" by Sabine Seymour::

::Electronic Fashion::
[ Hussein Chalayan ] UK
[ Ying Gao ] [ Exercises de style ] Canada
[ Angel Chang ] USA
[ CuteCircuit ] UK
[ Keri Wallace ]
[ Elena Corchero ] UK
[ Ebru Kurbak & Ricardo Nascimento & Fabiana Shizue ] Austria / Turkey
[ KnoWear ]

::Interactive Interfaces::
[ XS Labs ] [ Joey Berzowska ] [ Vincent Leclerc ] [ Di Mainstone ] Canada
[ Suzi Webster ] Canada
[ Barbara Layne ] [ Studio subTela ] Canada
[ Diana Eng ] [ Blogging in Motion ] USA
[ Stijn Ossevoort ]
[ Maggie Orth ] [ International Fashion Machines ] USA
[ Linda Worbin ]

::Scientific Couture::
[ Donna Franklin ] [ Symbiotica ] Australia
[ Manuel Torres ] [ Fabrican ]
[ Tobie Kerridge ] [ Bio Jewellery] [ Material Beliefs ]

::Sensual Being & Tangible Touch::
[ Jenny Tillotson ] [ Smart Second Skin ] [ Scentsory Design ] [ Transhumanism ] UK
[ James Auges & Jimmy Loizeau ] [ Smell Plus ] UK
[ Adidas ]
[ Textronics ] [ Numetrex ]
[ Cati Vaucelle ] France / USA
[ Hannah Perner-Wilson & Mika Satomi ] [ Massage Me ]
[ Kai Eichen & Marit Mihklepp & Hanna Tiidus ]

::Wearable Explorations::
[ Despina Papadopoulos ] [ Studio 5050 ] Greece / USA
[ Leah Buchley ] [ Arduino ] [ Sparkfun ] USA
[ Laura Beloff & Erich Berger & Martin Pichlmair ] [ Reality Disfunction ] [ tratti.attacksyour.net ] [ Random Seed ]
[ Kate Hartman ]
[ Younghui Kim ]
[ Fiona Carswell ]
[ Kouij Hikawa ]

::Social Fabric::
[ Philips Design ]
[ Jayne Wallace ] [ Research ]
[ Mouna Andraos ] [ Electronic Crafts ] [ Junk Soup ] Canada
[ Ayah Bdeir ] [ Teta Haniya's Secrets ]
[ Teresa Almeida ]
[ Cat Mazza ] [ http://66.34.35.248 ]
[ Ebru Kurbak & Mahir M. Yavuz ]
[ Fabienne Blanc & Patrick Rüegg ] [ Acar2 ]

::Sonic Landscapes::
[ Maurin Donneaud ][ XYinteraction ] France
[ Magdalena Kohler & Hanna Wiesener ]
[ Burton ]
[ Nike ]
[ Fibretronic ]
[ O'Neill ]

::Material Witness::
[ Alyce Santoro ] [ Sonic Fabric ] [ Designtex ] USA
[ Marcelo Coelho ] Brazil / USA / Canada
[ Zane Berzina ] [ Skin Stories ]
[ Grado Zero Espace ]
[ Voltaic ]
[ Sefar ]
[ WarmX ] [ Smart Textiles ] Germany
[ Elisabeth de Seineville ]

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::OTHER DESIGNERS::
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Hernando Barragán [ Wiring ]
Kerry Bodine [ Phone Purse & Bracelet Calendar ]
Elise Co [ Mintymonkey ]
Agnelli Davide & Buzzini Dario & Drori Tal [ Fashion Victims ]
Sara Diamond [ Code Zebra ] Canada
Kelly Dobson [ MIT Page ] USA
Lucy Dunne [ Personal Website ]
Richard Etter [ Aware Fashion ]
Jessica Findley [ Aeolian Ride ] USA
Alexandra Von Feldman [ Public Fashion Orchestra ]
Megan Lee Galbraith [ MIT Page ]
Tina Gonsalves + Tom Donaldson [ Medulla Intimata ]
Mathew Harrison [ Nomadic Yooff ]
Milena Iossifova & Younghui Kim [ Hear Wear ]
[ Knitpro ]
Michelle Kemper & James Powderly [ Robot Clothes ]
Susan Kozel + Thecla Schiphorst [ Mesh Performance ] Canada
Vincent Leclerc [ Blazer + FatJab ] Canada
Karen Lee [ Hot Spot Bloom ]
LIFT [ Johnny Apple Sandals ]
Steve Mann [ Wearcam ] [ Head Monted Displays ] Canada
Benoit Maubrey [ Electroacoustic Clothes ] France
Katherine Morowaki [ Chameleon & Inside Outside ] USA
Gauri Nanda [ BYOB ] USA
Christian Nold [ Bio Mapping ]
Yolita Nugent + Adam Whiton [ Shock Jacket ]
Lucy Orta [ Orta Studios ]
Nancy Paterson [ Stock Market Skirt ] Canada
Joe Paradisio [ Z Stretch Music Controller ]
Ben Russell [ Headmap ]
Tamas Szakal [ mapamp ]
Michael Trelford Una [ Sound Suit 2.0 ]
Miki Yui + Felix Hahn [ Acoustic Survival Kit ]
Danielle Wilde Australia
Rachel Joanna Wingfield [ ASurfaceDialogue ]

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::EVENTS/EXHIBITIONS::
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::Yearly Conferences::

[ C&C: Conference on Creativity & Cognition ]
[ IEEE International Symposium on Wearable Computers, September 4-7, 2009, Linz Austria ]
[ ISEA: Inter-Society for the Electronic Arts - ISEA2009 , August 23-September 1, 2009, Belfast, Ireland ]
[ CHI2009 ] [ Transitive Materials ]
[ IFFA: International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes Conference ]

[ 2009 ]
[ I-Machine ] Germany
[ 2008 ]
[ 2nd Skin ] Exploratorium, San Francisco, USA
[ SEAMLESS 2008 ] [ Seamless2006 ] MIT, Boston, USA
[ 2007 ]
[ Unravel 2007 ] SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, USA
[ 2006 ]
[ Unravel 2006 ] SIGGRAPH, Boston, USA
[ 2005 ]
[ Wearable Futures ] Newport, Wales, UK
[ Hear Wear ] Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
[ Touch Me ] Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
[ Extreme Textiles ] Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, USA
[ Cyber Fashion ] Siggraph, USA
[ Seamless ] MIT, Cambridge, USA
[ 2004 ]
[ Pattern Language ] Art Interactive, Cambridge, USA
[ 2003 ]
[ Future Physical ]
[ 2002 ]
[ Extreme Beauty ] Metropolitain Museum of Art, New York, USA
[ Skin, Surface, Substance + Design ] [ 2002 ] Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, USA
[ 2001 ]
[ Worksheres ] Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
[ 2000 ]
[ Air Air ] Paris

::Videos::
[ SEAMLESS 2008 Video ]
[ Second Skin 2008 Video ]
[ Unravel 2007 Video ]
[ Unravel 2006 Video ]
[ Hussein Chalayan 2006 Runway Show ]
[ 1930 Futuristic Fashion Predictions ]

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::BLOGS::
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[ Craftzine ]
[ Gizmodo ]
[ Interactive Architecture ]
[ Make ]
[ Making Things ]
[ Moondial ] Sabine Seymour
[ Moco Loco ]
[ Personaldebris ] (resting)
[ Popgadget ]
[ Styleborg ]
[ Textually ]
[ Twenty1f ]
[ Ubu Web ]
[ We-Make-Money-Not-Art ]

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::BOOKS::
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::Technnical Books::

° Massimo Banzi, Getting Started with Arduino (Make Books, 2008).
° Tom Igoe, Making Things Talk: Practical Methods for Connecting Physical Objects (Make Books, 2007).
° Tom Igoe, Dan O'Sullivan, Physical Computing: Sensing and Controlling the Physical World with Computers (Course Technology, 2004).
° Alison Lewis, Fang-Yu Lin, Switch Craft: Battery-Powered Crafts to Make and Sew (Potter Craft, 2008).
° Syuzi Pakhchyan, Fashioning Technology: A DIY Intro to Smart Crafting (O'Reilly, 2008).

::Theory Books::

° Malcolm Barnard, Fashion as Communication (London & New York: Routledge, 2002).
° Sarah E. Braddock & Marie O'Mahony, Sportstech: Revolutionary Fabrics, Fashion and Design (London: Thames & Hudson, 2002).
° Sarah E. Braddock & Marie O'Mahony, Techno Textiles: Revolutionary Fabrics for Fashion & Design (Penguin/Putnam, 1999).
° Janet Bloor & John D. Sinclair, Rubber: Fun, Fashion, Fetish (New York: Thames & Hudson, 2004).
° Andrew Bolton, The Supermodern Wardrobe (London: V&A Publications, 2002).
° Andrew Bolton, Wild: Fashion Untamed (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004).
° Christopher Breward, Fashion and Modernity (Vhps Palgrave, 2005).
° Christopher Breward, The Culture of Fashion (Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2003).
° Stella Bruzzi & Pamela Church Gibson (Editors), Fashion Culture, Theories, Explorations & Analysis (London & New York: Routledge, 2000).
° Hussein Chalayan (Rotterdam: Nai Publishers, 2005).
° Valerie Cumming, Understanding Fashion History (Costume & Fashion Press, 2004).
° Jacques Damase, Sonia Delaunay: Fashion and Fabrics (New York: Thames & Hudson, 1997).
° Caroline Evans, Fashion at the Edge: Spectacle, Modernity, and Deathliness (Yale University Press: 2003).
° Anne Hollander, Feeding the Eye (Douglas & McIntyre / Fsg Adult, 1999).
° Harold Koda, Extreme Beauty: The Body Transformed (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2001).
° Suzanne Lee, Fashionning the Future (New York: Thames & Hudson, 2005).
° Ellen Lupton, Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design (Princeton Architectural Press, 2002).
° Suzanne Lussier, Art Deco Fashion (London: V&A Publications, 2003).
° Matilda McQuaid, Extreme Textiles: Designing for High Performance (Princeton Architectural Press, 2005).<
° Bradley Quinn, Techno Fashion (Oxford/New York: Berg, 2002).
° Bradley Quinn, The Fashion of Architecture (Vhps Palgrave, 2003).
° Sabine Seymour, Fashionable Technology: The Intersection of Design, Fashion, Science, and Technology (Springer, 2008).
° Courtenay Smith & Sean Topham, Xtreme Fashion (Munich/Berlin/London/New York: Prestel, 2005).
° Chris Townsend, Rapture: Art's Seduction by Fashion Since 1970 (New York: Thames & Hudson 2002).
° Nancy J. Troy, Couture Culture: A Study in Modern Art & Fashion (Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2003).

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:: INSTITUTES::
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[ Acar2 ] Basel, Switzerland
[ ANAT ] Reskin, Adelide, Australia
[ Carnegie Mellon ] Pittsburg, PA, USA
[ Chalmers University of Technology ] Gothenberg, Sweden
[ Central Saint-Martins ] London, UK
[ Concordia University ] Montreal, Canada
[ Concordia Hexagram ] Montreal, Canada
[ Distance Lab ] Scotland, UK
[ ENSCI Les Ateliers ] Paris, France
[ ETH Wearable Computing Lab ] Zurich, Switerland
[ Eyebeam ] [ Eyebeam Wearables ] New York, NY, USA
[ Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ] Munich, Germany
[ Futurelab ] Bristol, UK
[ Georgia Tech ] Atlanta, GA, USA
[ Goldsmiths, University of London ] London, UK
[ Hyperwerk ] Basel, Switerland
[ IBM Wearable Lab ] various locations around the world
[ Interactive Institute ] Krista, Sweden
[ Interactive Telecommunications Program ] New York, NY, USA
[ Ivrea Interaction Design Institute ] Torino, Italy
[ London College of Fashion ] London, UK
[ Mediamatic ] Amsterdam, Netherlands
[ MIT Aesthetics + Computation ] USA
[ MIT Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies ] USA
[ MIT Media Laboratory ] USA
[ MIThril ] USA
[ MIT Tangible Media Group ] USA
[ MIT Things That Think ] USA
[ Napier University, Engineering, Computing & Creative Industries ] Edinburgh, UK
[ National University of Singapore ] Singapore
[ Newcastle University, Culture Lab ] Newcastle, UK
[ Parsons The New School for Design, Communication, Design, Technology ] New York, NY, USA
[ Royal College of Art Design Interactions ] London, UK
[ Stanford University ] Paolo Alto, CA, USA
[ Symbiotica ] Perth, Australia
[ SMARTlab ] [ SMARTcloset ] London, UK
[ TITV, Textile Research Institute ] Thuringia-Vogtland, Germany
[ University College of Boras, Textile Department ] Boras, Sweden
[ University of Colorado, Computer Science ] Boulder, CO, USA
[ University of Arts and Industrial Design, Interface Culture ] Linz, Austria
[ University of Bremen ] Bremen, Germany
[ University of Toronto, Electrical and Computer Engineering ] Toronto, Canada
[ University of Wales, School of Art, Media and Design ] Newport, UK
[ University of Western Australia ] Perth, Australia
[ Virginia Tech ] Blacksburg, VA, USA