Lara is a designer, prototyper, researcher and educator. Her skills and interests are in wearable electronics, crafting techniques, process and how concepts of sustainability can apply to fashion, technology and the combination of the two.
She is a specialist in integrating new technology and materials with fashion and textiles. Her early career in costume and fashion design, patternmaking and sewing, makes her a unique combination of expertise. She has a BFA in Fashion and Textile Design and MPS from NYU in Interactive Telecommunications with a focus in Wearable Technology.