The Fashion of Space Suits: Redesigning for the Future

20 July 2015

The Fashion of Space Suits: Redesigning for the Future

Today marks 46 years since the Apollo 11 space ship completed the first ever human landing on the moon. The technology and expertise used in space landings often focuses on the space ships involved and the space suits design is 'eclipsed' by the other equipment used. 

The space suit however should be recognised too if only for its notorious design and aesthetics. Looking at the varieties of space suit over the years makes it clear that they have some greatly artistic designers on board. The suits are artistically pleasing to look at in their design. Although not happy with 'out dated' designs, individuals are looking for new innovative ways to dress when in space and this video explores some Brooklyn based designers ideas...