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From the Glossary:

Torso

Also includes exoskeletons and full-body wear

#5 Porcupine Vest

A shape-shifting garment. Release quills to increase your spatial footprint.

Prototype

#25 Ad-rattler

"When ads encroach upon your territory, warn them the old fashioned way!" A camera situated on your body that tracks the concentration of advertisements in the area. If it reaches a certain point a rattlesnake like sound is created mechanically to inform those around you of your displeasure.

#27 Morphing Hood

A hood with a lighting system inside of it. It can be worn up to provide illumination for whatever you are facing, or worn down to turn off. It can also be split in half via a zipper and draped flat to the front and to the back. Providing visibility.

#46 Tea Room.

A pair of wearable overcoats that can connect to each other to create a private space with desired ambiance. (Light + Sound)

#48 Screamer

A set of directional speakers embedded in a jacket that allow for high fidelity reproduction of sound. i.e. Projecting sound behind you “This is the police! … “ to scare a thief. Or Projecting a reminder in front of you.

#49 Hard Shell

A set of hard pads that protect the wearer. But if someone they trust is alone in the room with them the pads soften and conform to the body.

Prototype

#52 Push

Two exoskeletons that lock arms with each other and return the force of your push back to you, and vice versa.

#54 PowerShare

An exoskeleton that transforms kinetic energy into stored battery power. But the battery can only be used by its partner suit. Allows people to keep each other’s training in check.

#61 State

A worn display that allows the wearer to leave specific messages on their body. As well as an automatically generated map of the wearer's physiological state.

#63 Protest

A set of amplified speakers that will amplify the wearer's voice proportionally to how many people are holding hands together and speaking.

#71 Kicker Corset

A set of belts for a couple, one with sensors one with actuators. Monitors belly and back on a pregnant person. Transposes sensation of baby kicks as well as well as lower back pain and other aches to non-pregnant partner.

#72 Flash Vests

Transpose hot flashes from someone who is experiencing menopause to everyone else in the room who is not. Temperature sensors, radios, heaters.

#79 Cross Condo Body Language

A high visibility suit specifically designed to communicate across condo balconies to people in nearby condos.

#83 Discomfort Display

Undulating waves of your shirts move and shift as you become more or less comfortable with a situation, context or conversation.

#87 Pair Programming

A performative set of two body suits. That have standard keys of the keyboard as pads on them. Each pad can only be actuated by another suit-wearing person. With careful contortions of their bodies they have to live code a program.

#88 Hiding Pocket

A bag that always remains out of sight from the nearest person. Trust noone!

Prototype

#90 Serpentskin

A coat that falls off and tries to put itself on others.

#92 Through

A device that mirrors touch other side of the body.

#102 Language of Gesture

highly technical snowsuit which takes in your gesture and outputs the language to describe the feelings behind said gesture.

#105 Mutual Friend Meter

A shirt which displays through an LED meter the approx. number of mutual friends you have. Usefully for random meetings and deciding if this human is one you should interact with and in what manner you should.

#107 Selectively revealing clothing

Clothing which is seen to be a different level of revealing depending on who is looking.

#114 Brush Off

Kinetic feather-laden chest piece that raises to create a gentle space or boundary.

#117 Embracer Suit

Suits covered in velcro to allow for prolonged secure embracing.