Sarah James at Instructables has made this awesome light-up EL wire costume, and shares the process with us in her excellent tutorial.

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Sofia

    This definitely gives me some ideas on what to do for next Halloween. I love how it sort of makes you look like a luminescent doodle in the dark. Well done!