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

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Remixing Anouk Wipprecht's Kitty Ear soldering project shared on OSHPARK and Shapeways.

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

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Angela installs some custom infinity mirrors in novelty heart-themed shoes for Valentine's fun.

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My experiences exploring wearables for dancers performing a choreographed piece.

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Heated Earmuffs

These fashionable earmuffs have a hidden circuit inside that will keep you extra warm this winter.

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As Andrew finishes up his fiber optic light suit, he's adding in gesture control. Let's see how it works.

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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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Andy is working on an audio control subsystem for his new fiber optic rave suit...let's check it out.

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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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A wearable fiber optic light suit that responds to user gestures.

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

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RFID is getting under Nick's skin...

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One teen takes on childhood obesity (with some love from the Obamas)!

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Building a muscle-riffic demo for conductive yarn!

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