Bamboo lined yoga shirts that monitor heart rates
Shirts with a bamboo lining and an attached heart monitor.
3. Opportunity: Which pillar of well-being, and which aspect of that particular pillar, are being addressed by the idea? In what way does it influence a pillar? What type of individual and community would benefit from the idea?
This idea is addressing the body component of well being as it will provide extra comfort to its wearer. By providing extra comfort to its wearer the shirt will enable better performance in yoga. Also, with a attached heart monitor the wearer will be able to keep track of their health statistics while working out. This idea will benefit people that purchase the shirt from lulu lemon.
4. Innovation: Why is your idea unique, novel, and/or impactful? What will the future look like if we’re successful in bringing your idea to life? How does the proposed solution differ from existing solutions addressing human well-being?
This idea is combines existing technologies in a unique way as people will have extra comfortable clothing lined with bamboo and also be able to monitor their heart rates. If this idea takes off the future consumers will be able to practice yoga more comfortably while simultaneously being more aware of their general health due to the embedded heart rate monitor.
5. Action Plan: Please justify and briefly describe the major steps needed to make this idea a reality. Does the technology and understanding exist now? Is it likely to exist in the next 3-5 years?
As of now all the technology (wrist heart rate monitors, cloth made of bamboo fiber, waterproof fibers) exist and it would be extremely easy to combine all of these elements within the next year.