I had been in denial about the 80s coming back into fashion, but I don’t think I can deny it any longer. Even if you don’t think fanny packs are hip again, this threadbanger tutorial is a great primer on deconstructing thrift store finds.
Becky Stern (sternlab.org 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”).