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How to make your own light-up shirt

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Earlier this year, I thought it would be fun to make a light-up t-shirt to wear to holiday parties.

I went overkill on planning--I spent hours figuring out what materials I would need and how to connect the circuit elements, bouncing ideas off my electrical engineering coworker. When I finally ordered the materials from Sparkfun, they came packaged with step-by-step instructions. It took less than two hours to put together the entire shirt, and about 30 seconds to program the sound sensor using Aniomagic's super-easy graphical programming interface.