Light Up Sneakers Will Jolt Up Your Ensemble with Electricity

By: Gil Haddi - Published: Sep 4, 2013 • References: learn.adafruit & bitrebels
Spark up the street as you walk with these intense light up sneakers that you can customize and make yourself.

Brought to you by Adafruit Industries, this shoe customization tutorial is an in-depth explanation on how to take any pair of sneakers and amp up the electric feel with some LED NeoPixel strips and the FLORA wearable electronics platform. Not everyone can make their sneakers light up and not everyone will be able to accomplish this technologically inclined project, but those who do will revel in the amazing results.

Awesomely geeky people who have a knack for electronics and style will definitely want to try out this project and make their own light up sneakers. Stats for DIY LED High-Tops Trending: Older & Mild
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