Night Sky Halloween Costume

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Contributors: Feldi
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Introduction

In this project, we’ll create a wearable costume using conductive thread to connect LilyPad LEDs to a LilyTiny, powered by LilyPad battery holders. Make your own by following the step-by-step instructions below.

Heads up! This project is designed for advanced sewers who have experience working with LilyPad products.

Design and build time: 3-5 Weeks

Final Project

Suggested Reading

If this is your first sewable electronics project, we recommend you read our LilyPad Basics tutorial.

Polarity

An introduction to polarity in electronic components. Discover what polarity is, which parts have it, and how to identify it.

Series and Parallel Circuits

An introduction into series and parallel circuits.

Insulation Techniques for e-Textiles

Learn a few different ways to protect your conductive thread and LilyPad components in your next wearables project.

Planning a Wearable Electronics Project

Tips and tricks for brainstorming and creating a wearables project.

Powering LilyPad LED Projects

Learn how to calculate how many LEDs your LilyPad project can power and how long it will last.

LilyPad Basics: E-Sewing

Learn how to use conductive thread with LilyPad components.