Flemish companies roll up their sleeves to make smart fashion

The worlds of fashion and technology are coming closer together, as designers and engineers work on integrating sensors into everyday clothes to make our lives easier.

Clothes of the future will not only keep us warm or serve special occasions, but will also improve our health and give us better insights into our emotional wellbeing. Textiles with embedded technology are expected to lead to big societal advancements, not least in the care sector.