This fun and cool interactive LED dress was created for UK Electropop artist, Little Boots, also known as the “pop Cinderella who didn’t get to go back to the ball!”
Little Boots shined on stage wearing this spectacular dress on November 28th during her last show of the year at Heaven club in London .
The dress does not look like designed by an engineer. It looks like a dress.
New York based designer Michelle Wu a complete newbee in wearable tech, created the dress. The garment was conceived and programmed to react to the artist’s music beat during her live show performance named Nocturnes tour. This dress was a logical prolongation of the “touch” tech grid of LEDs Tenori-On instrument she uses to control sound and create music. Here is a short documentary created by “The Creators Project” (Vice), that trace the dress project from conception to the stage:
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