Susanne Lee, director of this project en a Senior Research Fellow at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, is collaborating with scientists to unite design with cutting edge bio and nano-technologies. It’s a new technic so the fabric is very fragile and can only be worn with dry weather en carrfily! But it look realy nice and has a different look&feel then usual, I would love to have a jacket like this!
Susanne:‘BIOCOUTURE IS A RESEARCH PROJECT HARNESSING NATURE TO PROPOSE A RADICAL FUTURE FASHION VISION. WE ARE INVESTIGATING THE USE OF MICROBIAL-CELLULOSE, GROWN IN A LABORATORY, TO PRODUCE CLOTHING. OUR ULTIMATE GOAL IS TO LITERALLY GROW A DRESS IN A VAT OF LIQUID..”