New Materials

Integrate new textiles from ultra-formed leathers to sustainable bio-materials.

Intelligent Garments

Add hardware and software into your garments from designer light animations to biometric sensors.

Automated Design & Manufacturing

Join the revolutionary approach that is disrupting the the 20th Century model of ready-to-wear consumption and manufacturing.

“The Next Fashion Frontier” - CNN

FRICTION ACCELERATES INNOVATION

We take our vision for the next 100 years of fashion to create products for the next 5. Our core passion is to concept, produce, and manufacture garments that drastically enhance the product experience through its use of form and technology. After vision alignment, we focus development on a specific category or style and materialized  uniquely new product attributes.

AL CATALYST SPECIALIZATION

  • Technology Integrated Wearable Products
  • Hardware and Software Development
  • Design and Utility IP
  • Rapid Prototyping and Testing
  • Internal R&D Consulting
  • Licensing and Distribution

Learn more about AL. 

 

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”Fashion Tech Guru” -The New York Post

Creative Consultation

  • Creative Process & Design
  • Internal Research & Development
  • Product Life Cycle Relations

Prototype

  • Technical Design
  • Sourcing and Sampling
  • Hardware and Software Integration

Manufacture

  • Factory Relations
  • Production Sampling
  • IP Licensing

Advanced Material Design

Polymeric Textiles and Artistic Molding

Expand design through use of polymer and molding techniques. Our specialty ranges from resin, polyurethane, and silicone materials.

Light Enhanced Garments

Concept Prototype:

Signal Biker Jacket

Museum of Modern Art New York

We envisioned future road safety aesthetics for the “Items: Is Fashion Modern” exhibit. AL Catalyst designed a signaling function that illuminates the rider in darkness diffused under a flexible armor multi-polymer shell inspired by the architecture of butterfly eggs.

Creative Consulting

Bolt Threads

Spider Silk Neck Tie

AL Catalyst worked with Bolt Threads to concept, develop, and launch the Spider Silk concept product within the R&D challenges of the revolutionary biomaterial.

Andvanced Material Design

Leather Innovation

We incorporate our exclusive patented forming technique into Asher Levine products from outerwear to small leather good accessories.

Hardware Integration

Bluetooth Enhanced Accessories

AL Catalyst partnered with Phone Halo and Trackr to incorporate the tracking technology within the overall product design.

“The meeting of art, technology, and fashion”

-Fox Business

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Partner with AL Catalyst

Whether you are a multinational enterprise or start-up venture, let us collaborate and accelerate product innovation.