From the Forums: Homemade Athena Cykes Widget Necklace #cosplay
Hats off to forum user hanpan for going from concept to glowing reality with their Widget-inspired necklace for cosplay as Athena Cykes.
The basic concept is to cast a resin sphere to help diffuse the light and build the rest of the necklace’s “helmet” shape around that. The LEDs would fit in behind the sphere, and in an ideal world, I’d like to be able to switch between light blue and green.
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