Robotic Spider Dress Attacks Passersby

Robotic Spider Dress Attacks Passersby

Created by Dutch designer Anouk Wipprecht and software developer Daniel Schatzmayr, the dress has mechanic legs that move.

Emma Hutchings
  • 11 january 2013

Dutch fashiontech designer Anouk Wipprecht and Austrian software developer and hacker Daniel Schatzmayr collaborated to create this prototype of a robotic spider dress. The mechanical dress is equipped with sensors, indicators, and controllers, and aims “to give more power and ‘psychological thrills’ to the sugar sweet character that performative wearables often have.”

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