These LED sneakers look like so much fun! Learn to make your own light-up kicks from i am jen.

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”).

  • Jackson Elsegood

    Looks good!
    Wish these were built in to the shoe and had a pressure sensor on the bottom for toe-tapping activated fun!

    • Craig

      Too bad the LEDs aren’t recessed. One gentle scuff or scrape on the edge of the shoe and LEDs are being ripped off.