StitchKit Workshop by MakeFashion, with support from Beakerhead.
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Have you considered adapting your summer sun dress? Make it light up and dazzle all night long! Create that ultimate haute couture piece for the runway! The ugly Christmas sweaters will never be the same again! Or prepare for Beakernight by making your lab coat glow?
This is your chance to get hands-on help to create an outfit that dazzles with the makers of StitchKit.
StitchKit is a FashionTech kit made for everyone: from young students, to teachers, to design professionals and cosplayers.
In this afternoon workshop, you will receive a StitchKit, which contains all the components you need to get started to turn your design projects into awesome wearable projects! And, you’ll get hands-on help with your creation
Launched in June 2012 by a trio of Calgarians, MakeFashion has produced over 100 wearable tech garments, which have been showcased at over 60 international events. The organization introduceshigh-end fashion designers and artists to the exciting world of wearables through a series of informative, hands-on, designer-lead workshops. The 2018 annual gala takes place during Beakernight, and debutsnew collections of innovative fashion technology combined with theatre and other innovative performances.