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'1984' Stealth Fashion for the Under-Surveillance Society

A project in London, UK by Zoltan Csaki

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Big Brother is real and he's watching. Become untrackable and unhackable with UnPocket™ enabled stealth fashion. #GoDark
Backers: 977
Average Pledge Per Backer: £49

Funded: £47,427 of £25,000
Dates: Sep 3rd -> Oct 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Zoltan Csaki
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Latest News

50k Stretch Goal: Party Sweat plus Prole Tshirt

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again, Some of you have noticed that in a few of the photos 'Julia' is wearing a (damn fine!) oxblood crew-neck Party Sweat, but that it's not available as a reward. Some of you have asked why and still others have messaged me desperate to grab... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Achieved: Emmanuel Goldstein Notebook Unlocked!

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there, With only 24 hours remaining you’ll be happy to know that we’ve rocketed through our second stretch goal of GBP 40,000! Which means the Emmanuel Goldstein Notebook Triple Pack (shown above) is now unlocked. The matte black cover is... (Read More)

Wearable stories are way more than just clothes.

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)


September 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Before we’ve even had a chance to announce the stretch goals we’ve already dusted the first one! I’m thrilled to announce that since we passed GBP 30,000 in funding ALL BACKERS get one month FREE VPN valued at USD 11.50 (GBP 7 / EUR 9) thanks... (Read More)


September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
OMG we are 104% funded with 499 backers and we’re not even half way through the campaign!!! Words can’t even explain what today feels like :)  Thanks again for making stealth fashion a thing!And stay tuned, because it only gets better from... (Read More)

Perfect for the Post-Snowden Era: A Shirt That Shields Your Cellphone

September 17th - via: wired.com
If you suffer from sporadic and non-committal bouts of severe paranoia about the NSA, you can stop putting your phone in the freezer. (Read More)

UnPocket Kickstarter Is Anti-Wearable Tech That Lets Wearers Go Off The Grid

September 11th - via: idigitaltimes.com
Technology is great but carrying a mini computer in our pockets all the time leaves us vulnerable to being traced or hacked. Enter the Unpocket Kickstarter, a ‘1984’-inspired fashion collection that blocks our smartphones from leaking our data. (Read More)

1984 inspired-clothing has 'stealth pockets' for your mobile

September 11th - via: dailymail.co.uk
The clothing range, created by London-based firm The Affair, includes removable pockets made from police-grade shielding fabrics capable of blocking mobile, Wi-Fi, GPS and RFID signals. (Read More)

UnPocket™ and iPhone 6 / 6 Plus Compatibility

September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
 Hi everyone, No doubt your news feed has been inundated with the new iPhone 6 and it’s Big Brother (see what I did there), the iPhone 6 Plus. Whether or not you are on this upgrade cycle or couldn't care less about Apple, it’s clear that... (Read More)

1984-Inspired Fashion Collection Protects Your Phone With Anti-Surveillance Tech

September 9th - via: thecreatorsproject.vice.com
Fashion company The Affair's latest designs include The UnPocket, a detachable pocket that makes your gadgets unhackable and untraceable. (Read More)

The Affair Makes Unhackable Clothing Solutions for Men Inspired by Orwell 1984 Fashion

September 8th - via: broadsheet.com.au
Introducing a range of innovative, Orwell-inspired, tech-fashion with pockets that protect your privacy. (Read More)

Half way!

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

The Affair by Zoltan Csaki is Inspired by George Orwell's '1984'

September 6th - via: trendhunter.com
The dystopian future fashion that makes up The Affair collection is not necessarily something people will associate with such a sci-fi concept. (Read More)

48 hours of madness!

September 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, Firstly, thank you so much for being one of the first people to support our 1984 collection! It’s been just over 2 days and we’re almost 50% funded which is absolutely mind-blowing :) The response around the interwebs to the concept of... (Read More)

Big Brother is watching: You better be looking cool!

September 5th - via: techly.com.au
Australian t-shirt label The Affair have done it again. Not content with creating a beautifully diverse collection of graphic tees and art prints ‘inspired by literature’, they’ve now designed an entire conceptual menswear range centered around George Orwell’s classic novel 1984. (Read More)

New '1984' Clothing Makes You Invisible to Big Brother

Being seen is no longer fashion's biggest priority. Taking you right off the radar, Aussie label The Affair has created a line of 'post-Snowden' threads inspired by George Orwell's classic dystopian novel 1984 — a crowdfunded capsule collection that makes you invisible to Big Brother and lets you reclaim some ownlife using stealth technology. (Read More)

Kickstarting a line of Orwell-inspired clothes with radio-shielding pockets

September 4th - via: boingboing.net
"The 1984 Collection" is a line of clothing for men and women with removable, snap-in pockets that act as radio-shields for slipping your devices and tokens (cards, phones, etc) into to stop them from being read when you're not using them. (Read More)

Keep the surveillers at bay with Orwell-inspired clothes

September 4th - via: engadget.com
If you've read George Orwell's 1984, you know of Big Brother's constant surveillance tactics. Taking inspiration from the book, and in response to present-day tracking methods, clothing maker The Affair is looking to Kickstart the 1984 Stealth Fashion collection. (Read More)

UK Menswear Brand, The Affair, Wants To Make Privacy Tech A Fashion Statement

September 4th - via: techcrunch.com
Is privacy tech cool? UK menswear clothing brand The Affair reckons it’s spotted an opportunity to capitalize on our post-Snowden milieu, replete as it is with paranoia and mistrust about the electronic devices/surveillance tech we carry on our person, by adding a fabric Faraday cage into an Orwellian-inspired menswear line as a fashion statement. (Read More)

’1984′ Stealth Fashion for the Under-Surveillance Society

September 4th - via: designcollector.net
Our friends from The Affair concept tees store came up with a great idea of digital escapism in a modern society. Inspired by “1984″ book and recent news headlines guys created a capsule collection of the post-digital era robes and enhanced it with UnPocket™ special sack made by stealth technology from a special police fabrique. Preorder 1984 collection on Kickstarter stay invisible and #GoDark. (Read More)

Apparel Inspired by "1984" from The Affair

September 3rd - via: coolhunting.com
Big Brother-blocking menswear made from special stealth materials (Read More)

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