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One criticism of electronic textiles and wearable technology is that instead of being integrated into the modern wardrobe, the electronic garment is perceived as the ‘other’, as an ‘unusual’ item within the wardrobe. Contemporary fashion is a field of play in which individuals constantly manage personal expressions of social belonging and transgression, at the same time as it closes down the potential for new forms as a result of increasingly fast fashion supply chains. The Electric Corset project proposes that the uptake of wearables is compromised when development is based on modern categories of dress/dressing, and proposes that designers look to obsolete and ‘in between’ items of dress to rethink the foundations of wearables development.
Commuters should plan on needing extra time to get to their Monday morning destinations in case the snow arrives. Slippery patches, especially in residential areas not covered by the salt routes, may develop. The good choice for tomorrow morning, as with all potentially snowy days, is to be slow, cautious, and patient on your way through the city to ensure safe travel..
Participation in sport is a powerful educator, in regard to developing a healthy lifestyle but also leadership skills, managing confrontation and learning how to set goals (Top of the world, June 18). It is also strongly correlated with success, both academically and in the workplace. With this in mind, it is encouraging to learn that women’s soccer is growing exponentially in countries all around the world.
“Health and safety laws say you have to protect other people at work, and when it becomes about protecting other people the argument gets stronger. “If there is clear evidence that vaccines prevent transmission, the next stage is to make sure more and more people are taking up the vaccine. “If people have allergies or other reasons for not getting jabbed, then of course they should be exempt, but where it’s an unjustified fear, we have got to help people get into the right place.”Stormy Daniels and Michael Cohen, once foes, talk Trump.