Tekniska Museet
100 Innovations - Tekniska museet

An exhibition at the National Museum of Science and Technology in Stockholm, 2012 – 2018



Ingress för att beskriva innovationen


This kilt for workers in the construction industry was designed by Marcus Jahnke in 2004. Photo: Blåkläder.


This paper garment was created by Swedish fashion designer Bea Szenfeld. Photo: Bea Szenfeld, Fashion Team.

Kort fakta om innovationen

Kort fakta (2) om innovationen

Rubrik för små genier



Clothes have always protected people from the weather and wind but they are also a way to show who you are — or which football team you like. In medieval Europe it was illegal for women to wear men´s clothes. Men were not allowed to wear women´s clothes.

Textile manufacturing is one of the world´s biggest industries. It was mechanised in the 1700s and laid the foundations for industrialism. Mass production has made clothes cheaper. Swedes' consumption increased by 60 % between 1997 and 2007. Increased demand for cheap textiles creates environmental problems in many developing countries.

Soon there will be smart clothes sewn in every fabric you can imagine. A sweater could keep a check on how well you feel, a glove becomes a mobile telephone and a coat jacket could display a map with GPS.

Rubrik för nördar



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