22 Jan '12, 6am

Thanks @ecouterre: Hate laundry? Clothes shed like snakes, reducing the need: You heard it here from #FashionObserved

wants you to make like a serpent and molt—the layers of your clothes, that is. Inspired by the way a snake sheds its skin, London College of Art student envisions garments with layers that slough off without the need for frequent laundering . In addition to slashing the heavy energy burden that washing and drying entail—an average laundry cycle uses up to 40 gallons of water and 5,500 watts of electricity, according to the U.S. Department of Energy —Ledger’s “Shed Me” project imagines clothes that change color and even style with the removal of each successive layer.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/shed-me-clothes-reduce-need-for-...

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