Book Unfolding Fashion Tech by Marina Toeters
In the summer of 2019 NL NextFashion & Textiles supported the publication of this great book by Marina Toeters. Marina, fashion tech designer and initiator of www.by-wire.net , selected an overview of fifty pioneering fashion tech projects realised in the last twenty years. These projects are complemented by eight short theoretical and practical articles to put the growing global fashion tech scene in perspective. Written by Daniëlle Bruggeman, Jan Mahy, Rens Tap, Ben Wubs, Loe Feijs, Koen van Os, Gail Kenning, Lianne Toussaint, Stephan Wensveen, Anke Jongejan, Pauline van Dongen and Oscar Tomico, all professionals from the fields of technology, fashion and academia, the articles contain up-to-date information that will allow the reader to meet or catch up with the field.
by-wire.net loves to expand innovative fashion by sharing knowledge and developing innovative prototypes. As freelance intermediary Marina Toeters works for fashion and technical companies; creates concepts, brainstorm sessions, presentations, garments and textile products for example for technical companies that are looking for new applications for their materials or advises designers interested in material and process innovation.