…as Zendaya’s Tommy Hilfiger dress transformed from basic black into a bold blue Cinderella gown after a wave of fairy godfather Roach’s wand. A seamless transformation and fashion meets technology moment unlike anything previously seen at the event, it managed to exceed expectations—even those of the man behind it all.
He was inspired by Hussein Chalayan’s epic Spring 2007 collection, which featured tech-infused futurism and a robotic dress…“We hunted down the people who created the technology used in the Chalayan show and who did all the mechanics to create those garments, then brought them to Tommy to collaborate with us on this.”
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.