Teaching AI to Identify Clothes

Agustinus Nalwan
12 min readJan 20, 2020

This blog is a sequel to my first blog on building faAi, an AI system which supposed to assist my wife to choose an outfit to wear. In the previous blog, I shared how I built the Clothes Diary, the first module of faAi which automatically record a snapshot of what my wife wears everyday, tagged with weather condition.

In this blog, I will share how I built the second module, an automatic Clothes Cataloguing system which identify clothes captured in the Clothes Diary. Why do we need to identify clothes, you probably ask? Because, being able to identify a clothing is a very…