The Secret to Superwarm, Breathable Fabric Is a Tiny Amount of Silver

In the cold doldrums of January, any warm news is good news. Scientists at Stanford have unveiled a new clothing material made of cotton coated in silver nanowire. This fabric is breathable, lightweight, and incredibly warm. » 1/12/15 4:38pm 1/12/15 4:38pm

Fight for the Inquisition in style with this Dragon Age armor Hoodie

The idea of armoring up a hoodie isn't a new one by any means, but Bioware's latest women's hoodie turns to the world of Thedas for inspiration - and by the Maker, it's pretty neat. » 10/24/14 9:00am 10/24/14 9:00am

You too can be Star-Lord with these Guardians of the Galaxy hoodies

Come on, GOTG fans, admit it - ever since you saw Guardians of the Galaxy, who hasn't wanted to put on an awesome mix of their own and pretend to be one of the Guardians, zipping about space and being badass? These Hoodies will help you pretend just that little bit better. » 10/15/14 11:00am 10/15/14 11:00am

Your Next Pair of Jeans Could Be Designed by Lions and Tigers

You know how trendy it is to wear jeans that look old and beat up, right? Most denim companies turn to sandblasting to get the job done, but a Japanese charity has a new idea: let lions, tigers, and bears (oh my!) do it. We'll show you how, with gifs. » 7/10/14 8:30am 7/10/14 8:30am

The Perfect SHIELD Shirt For The Secret Hydra Agent In Your Life

Want to show off your allegiance to the nefarious forces lurking within Marvel's defense agency SHIELD? This glow-in-the-dark shirt will reveal your true colors when the lights go out. » 6/20/14 7:00pm 6/20/14 7:00pm

These Radio Frequency-Blocking Clothes Will Keep You Off The Grid

When considering the future of fashion, we typically imagine hyper-connected wearable clothing embedded with all the latest widgets. But Japanese designer Kunihiko Morinaga has gone against the grain by releasing a collection of cellphone signal-repellant clothing. » 5/21/14 12:20pm 5/21/14 12:20pm

How do you wash your clothes in zero gravity? It's a bigger problem than you'd think at first, and there are some very complicated solutions for what you could do on a long interplanetary voyage. » 12/20/13 3:23pm 12/20/13 3:23pm

Feathered costumes change colors in different climates

Textile chemist Lauren Bowker develops inks that respond to various changes in the climate, giving invisible shifts in the wearer's environment a visible manifestation and giving the wearer a new look from microclimate to microclimate. » 12/15/13 9:00am 12/15/13 9:00am

Hip Star Wars neckties add Force and flair to your suits

Sometimes you want to wear something that's geeky, but a bit more subtle than a fan t-shirt. These Star Wars neckties let you show off your Imperial (or Rebel) allegiance while still remaining stylish. » 9/22/13 10:00am 9/22/13 10:00am

Six outfits considered for Matt Smith's Eleventh Doctor

Now that we know Peter Capaldi is going to be the new Doctor, we're wondering what his signature wardrobe will be. These photos take us back to the days when Matt Smith's Doctor was still in development—as was his outfit. » 8/25/13 9:30am 8/25/13 9:30am

These spiky runway dresses are created from iron filings and magnets

These dresses by designer Iris van Herpen have a magnetic quality—literally. Van Herpen pulled a mixture of iron filings over fabric with magnets, creating fashions with a spiky texture. » 8/10/13 11:00am 8/10/13 11:00am

Brass bear trap epaulettes add bite to your shoulders

For those looking for fashion accessories that are both ostentatious and deadly, Etsy seller binkaminka created these brass trap epaulettes. These pieces are created purely for show, however, so you don't have to worry about giving someone a pat on the shoulder and coming back with fewer fingers. » 2/10/13 3:00pm 2/10/13 3:00pm

Have your own Big Adventure with this Pee-wee Herman cycling suit

For lovers of both bicycles and Paul Reubens, Podium Cycling is offering this Skinsuit inspired by Pee-Wee Herman's grey glen plaid suit, complete with printed red bowtie. The secret word is: Nostalgia. » 1/27/13 11:00am 1/27/13 11:00am

So can we get a line of Avengers-inspired dresses already?

Artist Robinade's Avengers dress designs looked cute—and, for the most part, quite wearable—when we first saw them on paper. This trio of cosplayers brought three of those dresses to life and make us wonder: Why can't we buy a Loki-inspired frock off the rack? » 1/13/13 8:30am 1/13/13 8:30am

Hubble-print dresses, skirts, and scarves let you wear your space porn…

Have you ever wanted to look into your wardrobe and gasp, "It's full of stars"? Shadowplaynyc blends fashion with astronomical fascination, using real images from the Hubble Telescope as the prints for their clothing and accessories. Now you can show off your favorite nebula by pulling on a pair of tights. » 12/29/12 8:00am 12/29/12 8:00am

This Evil Dead dress is nice enough to wear on a date (assuming your…

This almost subtle nod to Ash's replacement hand is sweet and classy, but with just enough blood that you might hesitate to wear it in non-nerd company. But if you do decide to wear out, be sure to keep your hand in your pocket. » 9/01/12 3:00pm 9/01/12 3:00pm

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle bras won't stop staring back

Here's an undergarment that offers both lift and Turtle Power. These masked cartoon peepers are ready to stare out from under your less turtle-filled clothes. » 7/21/12 2:30pm 7/21/12 2:30pm

Dress like an Alien Queen in this Facehugger corset

If you need to add a little bit of H.R. Giger to your wardrobe, or just want tout your Xenomorphic egg-laying prowess, this vinyl corset adorned with a breast-framing Facehugger might be for you. » 7/21/12 9:00am 7/21/12 9:00am

Find fashionable looks inspired by Marvel comics characters

For ladies who want a superhero-inspired look, but aren't into cosplay, Looking MARVELous offers a fashion-forward middle ground. These outfit ideas let you channel your favorite super-person, whether you're headed for a convention or out on the town. » 4/29/12 8:00am 4/29/12 8:00am