I swear Angela Sheehan and I must have been separated at birth. Her LilyPad Arduino pillow is so awesome, all that’s left to do is sew in some components and conductive fabric for a comically large prototyping platform. [via CRAFT]


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”).

  • Seamus

    “comically large”, or “suitable for large group demos”?

    I could definitely see that being used along with a suite of similarly oversized components and modules to demonstrate interconnections to a whole room full of people without the need for a whole projection setup.

  • Randofo

    Finally, there is a practical application for my 10K resistor pillow!