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Ramyah Gowrishankar: Designing Fabric Interactions

Ramyah from media lab presented her MA-thesis work yesterday. It was really interesting. She provided us with some links and pdf of her thesis: Ramyah Gowrishankar: Designing Fabric Interactions Videos of her work Projects blog and tutorials Projects webpage

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Researchers create transistors from natural cotton fibers

Interesting study: Creating transistors from cotton fibers brings a new perspective to the seamless integration of electronics and textiles, enabling the creation of wearable electronic devices,” Hinestroza said. See the whole post here.

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DIY Fabric speakers

This might be interesting for some groups: DIY Fabric Speakers Hanna Perner-Wilson demonstrates some ways to make your own wearable speakers.

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Soft Step Sequencer

I thought I’d post this as it is an idea I’ve been interested in for a while but not had a chance to work with. Idea is to make a simple step sequencer which is part of a sweater  – … Continue reading

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Conductive stainless fiber

I just ran across sparkfuns latest addition to e-textiles: They are now selling conductive stainless fiber That may be interesting way to make conductive threads, or conductive felt etc. on your own.

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