FROM BRAIN SCANS TO KNITWEAR PATTERNS

Cardiac radiographer and designer Brooke Robertscombines her two passions to create unique garments featuring bold patterns based on MRI brain scans and medical imagery.

Made from merino wool and "sports-tech composite yarns," Brooke and her team translate the digital medical scans into knitwear using cutting-edge programming and industrial digital knitting technology. A pioneer in the exploding sector of London's Fashion/Tech movement, Brooke is at the forefront of combining science, technology and fashion in her designs and recently gave a TED talkexplaining how she fuses radiography and knitwear design in her clothing.