The Virtual Dressing Room
I often nix the idea of shopping online because the majority of the time, whatever I purchased turned out to be a complete and utter fail. The return excuses seem to fall under these categories: the color was inaccurate, the fit was so totally different, or the fabric was misleading. Well, I come bearing good news! The answer: a fashion robot.
This machine lives at FITS.ME, where it eliminates the obstacle of online shopping, and may even cancel the need to ever step into a dreaded dressing room again. This virtual dressing room uses shape-shifting robots that transform into a variety of body types, to model clothes in different sizes, so that you can be given a precise look at how a garment will fit.
Co-founders Heikki Haldre and Paul Pällin told Wired magazine, “Our algorithm takes four minutes to work out each shape,” which only further adds to the genius innovation.
Read more on WIRED.CO.UK.
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