Global Patent Index - EP 1257891 A2

EP 1257891 A2 2002-11-20 - BODY PROFILE CODING METHOD AND APPARATUS USEFUL FOR ASSISTING USERS TO SELECT WEARING APPAREL

Title (en)

BODY PROFILE CODING METHOD AND APPARATUS USEFUL FOR ASSISTING USERS TO SELECT WEARING APPAREL

Title (de)

KÖRPERPROFILCODIERUNGSVERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR UNTERSTÜTZUNG VON BENUTZERN BEI DER AUSWAHL VON KLEIDUNG

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF DE CODAGE DE PROFIL CORPOREL CON U POUR L'AIDE AU CHOIX DE VETEMENTS

Publication

EP 1257891 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 01904952 A

Priority

  • US 0101923 W
  • US 17740300 P
  • US 18010800 P
  • US 68531100 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0153910A2] A computer supported system especially configured for users to easily coordinate or harmonize apparel before making a purchasing decision. The embodiments include a body profile generating, encoding and decoding system. The system defines a display region configured for displaying the personalized real human facial image of a user combining the visual image of a selected garment. The shape and size of the garment is faithfully adjusted in accordance to the body profile coding parameters of the garment. The database representing the facial images of users is shared by different stores.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 1/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06Q 30/00 (2012.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06Q 30/06 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0643 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

WO 0153910 A2 20010726; WO 0153910 A3 20011213; AU 3287901 A 20010731; CN 1426569 A 20030625; EP 1257891 A2 20021120; EP 1257891 A4 20030716

INPADOC legal status


2006-03-08 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050830

2005-06-01 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050419

2003-07-16 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030530

2003-07-16 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7A 41H 1/00 A

2003-07-16 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 06F 19/00 B

2002-11-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020819

2002-11-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2002-11-20 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI