Wearables

How to Make Crazy Wearable Game Controllers #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #Arduino @vizlabTAMU

If you are sick of the plastic push-button controller from your game box, you are going to love this mashup of projects from Texas A&M. Students from the Visual Studio 305 class were asked to design wearable controllers for two games—Drop Alive or The Plan. The results included steerable sweaters, calming yoga robes, conductive gloves, swaying shoes and […]

Wearables

How 4D Tech Makes This Jewelry So Interesting #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #4dprinting #art

Thanks to Jacki Dee over at the E-Textiles Facebook group I discovered these beautiful necklaces by Nervous System on dezeen. Nervous System may sound familiar because I’ve blogged about their fab Kinematics dresses. Similar to the interlocking pieces found on the dresses, these necklaces come out ready to move and slink gracefully on the neck. They are 4D printed, […]

Wearables

Lacey NeoPixel Ring Collar #WearableWednesday

Great looking collar from oliviasuzanne on Instructables: Feeling Victorian? Got a knack for Arduinos? Say hello to your new favorite accessory. Keep reading for the how-to for this heartbeat controlled light-up Victorian-esque lace collar. Check out the full project here Featured Adafruit Product! NeoPixel Ring – 12 x 5050 RGB LED with Integrated Drivers: Round […]