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suGATALOG: Fashion Coordination System That Supports Users to Choose Everyday Fashion with Clothed Pictures

  • Ayaka Sato
  • Keita Watanabe
  • Michiaki Yasumura
  • Jun Rekimoto
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8008)

Abstract

When deciding what to wear, we normally have to consider several things, such as color and combination of clothes, as well as situations that might change every day, including the weather, what to do, where to go, and whom to meet with. Trying on many possible combinations can be very tedious; thus, computer support would be helpful. Therefore, we propose suGATALOG, a fashion coordination system that allows users to choose and coordinate clothes from their wardrobe. Previous studies have proposed systems using computer images of clothes to allow users to inspect their clothing ensemble. Our system uses pictures of users actually wearing the clothes to give a more realistic impression. suGATALOG compares several combinations by swapping top and bottom images. In this paper, we describe the system architecture and its user interface, as well as an evaluation experiment and a long-term trial test to verify the usefulness of the system.

Keywords

Fashion coordinate Clothes Life-log 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ayaka Sato
    • 1
  • Keita Watanabe
    • 2
  • Michiaki Yasumura
    • 3
  • Jun Rekimoto
    • 1
    • 4
  1. 1.The University of TokyoBunkyoJapan
  2. 2.JST ERATO, Igarashi Design ProjectJapan
  3. 3.Keio UniversityJapan
  4. 4.Sony Computer Science Laboratories Inc.Japan

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