Learn how to:
- Create a simple sewable circuit with an ultraslim easy sew LED.
Level of difficulty:
Parts ListIn order to make your Sewable Christmas Decoration you will need:
- Either: 1 x Sewable Miniature Coin Cell Holder + FREE Foam Bauble.
- Or: 1 x Sewable Miniature Coin Cell Holder + FREE Foam Snowman.
- 1 x CR1220 3V Coin Cell.
- Conductive Thread.
You will also require the following equipment:
- Large eye e-textile needle.
Step by Step Guide to making your Sewable Christmas Decoration
Step 1threading a needle with conductive thread guide. Thread the needle with the conductive thread.
Step 2guide on starting to sew. Make sure the connection points are sewn tightly four or five times to ensure a good electrical connection. Once the coin cell holder is in place, run the stitches up through the alternating holes to where the LED will sit.
Step 3our guide, and cut the ends of the thread close to the components so no long bits of lose thread are left.
Sew the negative side of the LED into place, as before making sure the connection is tight and well made.
Cut the ends of the thread off close to the components to avoid lose ends creating a short circuit.
Step 6fault finding section for tips on where you may have gone wrong.
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