Wearables

Van Dongen’s New Jacket Will Make You Love Touch #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #fashion #tech

This new jacket by Pauline van Dongen is ready to jolt the wearable tech world because it’s not about the quantifiable you; it’s about understanding the emotional connection behind why you wear clothing. The jacket Issho, which in Japanese can translate to “together”, emphasizes the feeling of wearing an outer protective layer. Van Dongen offers explanation on her LinkedIn: […]

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NeoPixel Fur Coat #WearableWednesday

Cool fur coat from atomicgoofball on youtube! Every Wednesday is Wearable Wednesday here at Adafruit! We’re bringing you the blinkiest, most fashionable, innovative, and useful wearables from around the web and in our own original projects featuring our wearable Arduino-compatible platform, FLORA. Be sure to post up your wearables projects in the forums or send […]

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Slotted Sunglasses #3DThursday #3DPrinting

davvyk shares Fully 3d printed stylin’ and profilin’ glasses. Offer zero UV protection so try to not stare directly into the sun while wearing these. For aesthetics only. Find downloads and more at Thingiverse Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from […]

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How to Use Tech to Protect Astronauts from Radiation #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #tech #space #NASA

Astronauts on the International Space Station don’t have to worry about radiation because of the protection of the earth’s magnetic field, however, future astronauts on missions to Mars will face the issue. Israeli  developer, StemRad, has created a vest that enables certain critical areas to be protected from radiation according to Reuters. Called AstroRad, it uses contoured […]