Christopher Baker

Embroidered Touch (2019)

Touch-sensitive embroidery.

Just like your phone, this dress responds to touch. You can run your fingers across the colorful conductive ghreds to scroll down a computer screen, for instance, or trigger a favorite playlist. Stainless-steel fibers in the emboirdery sense you hand, relaying its location, speed, and direction to a digital device.



Specifications

Medium

Custom Software, Custom Electronics, Machine Embroidered Fabric

Collaborators

  • Anke Loh (Design)
  • Melanie Hoerr (Embroidery)
  • Michaela Kasdorf (Embroidery)
  • ZSK Stickmaschinen GmbH (Embroidery)

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