0

DIY Handbag with UV sensors #WearableWednesday


IMG 0102 scaled

Thanks for sending this project in Irine!

I live in Italy, in front of the Mediterranean Sea, and you know, we often
have a problem … the sun is too strong!

So I decided to create a handbag with a little trick … a UV sensor who
alerts when too much UV radiation happens. The heart of the handbag is a
Flora, connected with a UV Light Sensor
and two Smart Neopixels. A common USB power pack will supply all the
energy for hours…

With some help and some tutorials I was able to find all the materials and
assembly the project;

the bag is completely handmade, partly with recycled transparent parts from
plastic bottles, partly hand knitted.
The handles are made from PVC pipes.I like the coupling of different
materials.

Every time I go around with my handbag someone will ask about … I’m
really proud of it!

Check out more pictures and details here!


Join 5,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord

CircuitPython in 2018 – Python on Microcontrollers is here!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/


Maker Business — The first step in making: a PCB

Wearables — Try maximum twinkling

Electronics — Behold…the power of pseudocode.

Biohacking — All Day EEG Recording Tools

Python for Microcontrollers — PyCon US 2018 Rocked!

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.