Let's take a look at different power solutions for your garments and props!

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Check out these techniques for making your very own soft electronic components!

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My experiences exploring wearables for dancers performing a choreographed piece.

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EL Wire Lab Coat

I am no expert at soldering, coding or developing, but I know how to plug something in and press a power button.

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You wanted more LilyPad; you got it! Plenty of fresh, new e-textile kits and amenities for your wearable needs!

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This light-sensitive project is designed to keep pedestrians safe, without compromising style!

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Sew LED strips into a fur vest for Halloween, Burning Man or any event that calls for furry lights.

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Check out these super cute DIY constellation embroidery hoops!

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Three new EeonTex e-textile fabrics, as well as an original Serial Basic Breakout. It's Friday!

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If your resolutions include doing more crafts (and the winter weather is perfect for it), we've got a brand-new LilyPad product in a sparkling new kit just for you.

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Build three simple electronics components using soft materials.

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Two new LilyPad products are now available! To go along with them, we have a new Mini GPS Shield, Flip-Pins and two new Edison kits.

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Here are some ideas and downloadable designs to get you inspired this Halloween season.

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Making illuminated costume items for late-night Pokémon hunting

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Three t-shirt hacks using fabric origami to increase awesomeness

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Everyone who entered totally rules, but there could be only three who took home the prizes.

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