Everyone's inner child is intrigued by all things glow-in-the-dark, so I just know this light up yarn secretly excites you!
EL yarn is electroluminescent and powered by a battery, unlike glowing apparel from the past which was limited to glow-in-the-dark iron-ons or glow stick accessories.
"A multi-layer electroluminescent film composite material made from yarn and dipped in a special light-emitting ink on the inide, with an insulated covering and a second layer of yarn on the outside," is how Gizmodo explained it. "When electricity runs through the yarn and ink, an electric field is created that illuminates any point where the outer and inner layers touch."
This is a great way to attract a concentration of attention to your favourite assets, literally illuminating particular body parts, while leaving those you're not so proud of in the dark.
Check out Trend Hunter's top 10 ways to glow in style:
Top 10 Ways to Glow in Style + Battery-Powered EL Yarn
More Stats +/-
Top 100 Fashion Trends in July
No-ABV Dark Spirits
Double-Sided Jade Facial Rollers
Expertly Crafted American Brandies
Coffee Shop-Inspired Food lines
Free 2019 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.