X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Heavy Metal Fashion: Dresses Sculpted Using Magnets and Iron

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

Designers are constantly pushing the envelope when it comes to the materials they’re using for their designs. Artist Jolan Van der Wiel and designer Iris Van Herpen certainly did when they collaborated to create a collection of dresses made using iron and magnets.

iron_dress_3zoom in

The duo designed the pieces by using the material’s magnetic property, moving and shaping a composite of iron filings and molten plastic using a tool with very strong magnets embedded within.

Magnet Dress1zoom in

iron_dress_2zoom in

The entire process is a lot more complicated than it sounds, and that fact is certainly backed by the results. The dresses don’t look that comfortable to wear, but each one is probably the only one of its kind in the entire world.

iron_dress_1zoom in

The dresses were unveiled recently at Dutch Design Week. What do you think?

[via designboom via Dvice]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

theawesomer logo
Put Your Oxygen Mask on First Air Jordan XXXI The Walking Dead: S7 (Trailer) Old Man Strength 95octane logo
2017 Nissan Juke May Lose Some of the Quirk Review: 2016 Lincoln MKX 2.7 AWD DeLorean Hot Tub Time Machine: Relax to the Future First Drive Review: 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport mightymega logo
Marvel Unveils 13-Foot Tall Bronze Captain America Statue Slimer the Hutt Is Simply Perfect Hot Toys Star Wars VII Rey Resistance 1/6 Scale Action Figure What Was Cut from Rey’s Vision in The Force Awakens?
Advertisement