Wearables

Sparkle Backpack #WearableWednesday

From Chris Schmitz on vimeo: Here’s everything working together. All of the components are stitched in and the sketch for listening to the accelerometer to trigger the neopixels is working. See more on vimeo and GitHub Featured Adafruit Product! FLORA – Wearable electronic platform: Arduino-compatible – v3: FLORA is Adafruit’s fully-featured wearable electronics platform. It’s […]

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VU Meter Dress #WearableWednesday

From au_chrismor on Hackster.io: I was inspired by Kitty Yeung’s pattern-matching dress, and I wanted to do something clever for my daughter’s school dance party. I also had a limited amount of time, and a ready-made dress to use. After some experimentation, I came up with an old-fashioned VU-Meter display, using the LED modules to […]

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Someday Your Sunglasses Will Make You a Solar Collector #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #solar #tech

These sunglasses are definitely eye-catching, or perhaps a better description would be sun catching. A post on Digital Journal highlights a recent solar harvesting prototype by researchers at Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Germany. The glasses already had me at solar, but the tiny electronics located on the temples are impressive and there’s even more magic […]

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ST. VITO: This Dance Performance Looks Like a Frenzy of Tech #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #art #dance

LEDs can be mystical, especially in the case of this fusion of media, dance and wearable tech. Project, ST VITO (Sensor Technology Visual Interactive Touch Orchestra) uses costumes spiked with electronics to draw the audience and encourage participation. According to their Facebook there are many possibilities. We have developed tiny wearable synthesizers, which detect changes in performers’ […]

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How to Make Wipprecht’s High Tech Edelweiss Necklace #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #DIY #3Dprinting

There are some exciting wearable designers making their work open source these days, including genius Anouk Wipprecht. I just discovered her latest Instructable for a High Tech Edelweiss necklace. Like the song made popular in The Sound of Music, her necklace carries the Leontopodium alpinum in 3d printed form. Underneath the opaque topper is a […]

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Magic VR Hat #WearableWednesday

Via Ron Dagdag and Johnathan Hottell on Hackster.io Last August 8-11, we were fortunate to participate at the 2017 China-US Young Maker Competition. It was a great event, the Chinese Maker community is vibrant and growing. It’s awesome to see great projects and young Makers in one event! The entry project for the competition is […]

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Party Light Up Belt #WearableWednesday

Bit the hit of the party with this belt that lights up. Shared by parvgupta001 on Instructables: to grab everyone’s attention in the party this is a nice thing makes u look different from the party crowd good for even any type of function or get-together THAT’S ALL YOU WILL NEED led strip battery connectors […]