Be Different with LED Clothes and Fiber Optic Fashion 2012
The LED Jacket or "jacket led" of Italian design brand Nemen | Optical fibers are woven into the fabric, thereby creating an area that is entirely lit by a set of 12 integrated LEDs powered by two rechargeable lithium batteries that provide 8 hours. [Futuristic Clothing: http://futuruisticnews.com/tag/future-clothing/ Wearable Electronics: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/wearable/]
From Lady Gaga to Azealia Banks, fashion tech lab Studio XO discuss bringing couture to life through technology, the future of digital skins and smart textiles, and bringing tech fashion to the masses. video from Creators Project (april 2014)
Fabrics: Luminex is a non reflective fabric that emits its own light. Fibre optics are long thin strands of pure glass with the diameter of human hair. Fibre optic fibres are woven into a fabric and bundled at the edge called optical cables, with the use of LED technology light is passed through the fibres giving off a lighting effect.