Dutch designer Anouk Wipprecht’s Synapse is a heart monitoring dress developed in partnership with New Devices Group of Intel. The dress lights up in sync with the wearer’s heartbeat. The costume lights up to indicate that the user’s internal mood, based on the rapidness of the flickering. The dress is intended to reflect the emotions, which could indicate if a person is attracted to another person, or if an individual is enjoying having a quality time.
The digitally created garment is 3D printed and intends to connect fashion with technology.