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MakeFashion brings innovative wearable technology to the runway. We pair high-fashion designers with engineers, hackers, and makers to create beautiful, innovative, and functional wearables. Our mandate is to make wearable technology beautiful.

MakeFashion was founded in 2012 in Calgary, Canada. Since then we have opened headquarters in Seattle, WA and our projects have toured internationally including Shenzhen MakerFaire in China, International CES in Las Vegas, and the Bay Area MakerFaire in San Mateo, CA.

Leadership: Shannon Hoover (Technology Evangelist), Maria Hoover (Event Director), and Chelsea Klukas (Chief Creative Officer).

Contact for general inquiries:
Technology contact:
Canada events contact:
USA and marketing contact:

To showcase a MakeFashion piece or for all other inquiries, please contact

For current designer and project information, click here.

Logos, Images and Downloads


MakeFashion logo: vector .eps
MakeFashion logo: .png (white)
MakeFashion logo: .png (color)
MakeFashion logo: .png (black)

High-Res Images
Note: when using these images, the MakeFashion name and photographer credits are required. For use of other images contact For extra-high res images (for oversized print and banners) contact

Phi: Illuminated Designs for MakeFashion 2015 by Kenzie Housego, Stacey Morgan and Sophie Amin, Photo by Rafael Wegiel

HagoRomo by Erina Kashihara for MakeFashion 2015, Photo by Rafael Wegiel

Jewel Labyrinth by Erina Kashihara for MakeFashion 2014. Photo by Justin Poulsen

Illuminated Vintage for MakeFashion 2014. Photo by Justin Poulsen

Dragon Queen for MakeFashion 2014. Photo by Justin Poulsen

Motion-Sensitive Dress for MakeFashion 2013. Photo by Faby Martin

Promotional Material
For special promotion and images requests, contact

2019 promotional card

2016 general promotion postcard

2015 gala promotional postcard

2014 general promotion poster/postcard

2015 sponsorship information