Is there really a practical application for a material that changes transparency depending on how the wearer feels?

Then again, does it matter?

Technologically intriguing, ‘Intimacy 2.0′ by Studio Roosegaarde is a project “exploring the relation between intimacy and technology”. With these garments, the transparency of the fabric changes in response to your heart-rate. Practically be damned: this is sheer clothing on a whole other level that’s simply too cool not to share.

intimacy 2.0 video

Watch the video above.

Hat tip to Kottke.

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