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