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The 4D-Knit Dress from MIT changes its shape in response to heat

Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyResearchers and fashion brand Ministry of SupplyThe “4D-knitted dress” is made from heat-activated yarn, which allows the shape and fit of the dress to be changed instantly. The project is based on the idea that 3D knittingWhen textiles are knitted in three-dimensional shapes, rather than flat sheets which must be cut and…