SparkL Motion, a LilyPad Arduino-Powered Necklace

Craft & Design

I had the fortune of seeing Jen Savage’s SparkL Motion necklace at the recent Arduino meetup in NYC. It uses a LilyPad Arduino to control the lights based on the wearer’s movement, sensed by an accelerometer. It’s really quite captivating to see it twinkle! [via Make: Online]

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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