Pauline van Dongen is a Dutch design studio specialized in wearable technology, which has positioned itself as an influential R&D partner for both technology as well as fashion and textile companies. Pauline van Dongen offers a distinct aesthetic that sets the design apart from wearables that are purely functionality driven. In doing so, her designs have been received by the international press with great enthusiasm.
Recent projects include the Solar Shirt, an illuminated running top, a posture shirt, the use of nanocoatings and new developments in computational fashion using body scanning, 3D printing and generative design tools.
Partners include: Philips Research, Holst Centre, Alta Devices, 3D Systems, Apple, Vodafone,
Schoeller Textiles, University of Technology Eindhoven, Italdenim.