Fashion has always been bold and experimental. Just taking a glance back at the industry’s history and you realise that the fashion world is always looking for new and creative ways to push the boundary on the wearable. With the ever- increasing emergence of technology, brand new innovative textiles and materials are created ever so rapidly to emphasise the fusion between fashion and technology, engineering and wardrobe.
The inventive brand ‘The Unseen’, based in the United Kingdom, has exemplified this marriage between science, engineering and fashion. It’s founders, Alchemist and Royal College of Art graduate Lauren Bowker, uses chemistry paired with design to give fashion a more practical use. They’re main aim , according to their website: “is to develop simple visual solutions applicable to everyday complicated and invisible problems, visualising data by using the primal use of colour change.”