nokia + fashion designer a. sauvage fabricate wireless charging pants
fashion designer a. sauvage has teamed up with nokia to create what is said to be the first pair of wireless charging trousers. known for his practical approach to contemporary tailoring, the pants are part of the british creative’s spring / summer ‘modern man’ collection that was presented during london fashion week this month.
the pants will let you charge your phone on the go, while allowing you to remain in style
the garment employs the inductive charging technology of a nokia DC-50 wireless charging plate for lumia smartphones – reassembled to seamlessly fit within the front pockets of the pants.
adam johnson, marketing director for microsoft mobile (UK and ireland), commented:
‘we have a proud history of working within fashion, having previously collaborated with bruce weber and david bailey, as well as recent partnerships at new york and london fashion week.
continuing this theme, we are excited to work alongside a talented designer such as a. sauvage. as well as having the vision to co-create these amazing wireless charging trousers, his style complements the cutting-edge design of the new lumia 930 smartphone perfectly.’
the inductive charging technology of a nokia DC-50 wireless charging plate is employed into the pant design
the wireless charging trousers will be available for pre-order through amazon’s online store soon.
via business insider