LDK Experiment 3: Buttons and Switches

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Gather Materials

Here are the components you’ll need for this circuit. If you’re using the LilyPad Design Kit, you’ve already got these!

component photo

You’ll also want to have scissors, fabric, an embroidery hoop, and possibly a needle threader.

Go ahead and get the fabric set up in the embroidery hoop, and start with a threaded, knotted needle.

fabric in hoop