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4th dimension – Dynamic Knit

Global design local manufacturing by: Jesse Asjes, jsssjs.com, Providence USA, Marina Toeters and Rowan Verbraak, by-wire.net, Utrecht NL. Process: Creating shape and volume by draping from knitted cloth informed by-wire.net and jsssjs to create a 4th dimension – dynamic knit. This wearable prototype has a volume that shape shifts and is tailored by local manufacturing…. Read more »

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Solar Fiber – Energie harvest in knitted shirt

Jsssjs developed this shirt together with Marina Toeters from Solarfiber. Working towards the harvest of green energie by use of renewable resources in wearable garments. Jsssjs will continue this research with solarfiber to proof concept.  

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BLOOM – smart surface for spatial acoustics

BLOOM regulates acoustic issues in spaces, by opening its large knitted surface to absorb sound waves when attenuation is needed. When reverberant sound is desirable, BLOOM closes up, to reduce its exposed surface area and permit increased reflection around the space that it inhabits. In conceiving of this project, our team was captivated by the… Read more »

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By- wire.net – NazcAlpaca • high-end body monitoring & wearables for environmental awareness

Marina Toeters • By-wire.net explored high-tech monitoring in combination with Alpaca yarn. JSSSJS Product Design was part of this process as knitwear consultant. Knowing the possibilities in knitwear and design resulted in this beautiful collection.   NazcAlpaca is researching how to combine the high quality of alpaca yarn with highly innovative wearable technology. Electrical components, silver fiber… Read more »

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Vibe-Ing

  Vibe-ing is a collaboration project between TU/e, TextielMuseum TextielLab Tilburg, and Metaronics. As part of Smart Textile Services (CRISP) project Eunjeong Jeon, Kristi Kuusk, Martijn ten Bhömer and Jesse Asjes have developed an improved version from Tender.