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Smart bra heralds the age of intelligent fabrics

Journal Article


Abstract


  • The University of Wollongong have developed a bra that will change its properties in response to breast movement - giving better support to active women where they need it most. Crafted from a new generation of smart fabrics, the Smart Bra will tighten and loosen its straps or stiffen and relax its cups to restrict breast motion, prevent breast pain and sagging. The garment is described here.

Publication Date


  • 2000

Citation


  • Wallace, G., Steele, J., & Bowles, K. A. (2000). Smart bra heralds the age of intelligent fabrics. Technical Textiles International, 9(6), 32.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-0033887218

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 32

Volume


  • 9

Issue


  • 6

Abstract


  • The University of Wollongong have developed a bra that will change its properties in response to breast movement - giving better support to active women where they need it most. Crafted from a new generation of smart fabrics, the Smart Bra will tighten and loosen its straps or stiffen and relax its cups to restrict breast motion, prevent breast pain and sagging. The garment is described here.

Publication Date


  • 2000

Citation


  • Wallace, G., Steele, J., & Bowles, K. A. (2000). Smart bra heralds the age of intelligent fabrics. Technical Textiles International, 9(6), 32.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-0033887218

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 32

Volume


  • 9

Issue


  • 6