High-End LED Dress of the Day: The Galaxy Dress by London-based designers Francesca Rosella and Ryan Genz is made up of 24,000 2mm x 2mm color LEDs and 4,000 Swarovski crystals. It can glow for 30 minutes straight before needing to be recharged.
The dress was commissioned by the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago and is the centerpiece of its “Fast Forward: Inventing the Future” exhibit.
Click here to see it in action.
This is brilliant! I love the juxtaposition of fashion and technology. The folks at the Craftzine.com blog frequently post about soft circuits and how to use them in your own sewing projects; click here if you need some tips on making your own version of this crazy number!