The first time I came across Sophy Wong, I was watching Adafruit’s Show and Tell and she made and showed off a really cool wearable. I can’t remember which one it was but I was in awe. Sophy is always making cool stuff and honestly, she’s incredible.
I am a multi-disciplinary designer, maker, and writer, with a background in graphic systems and marketing. I love learning new skills and finding new tools. I work with wearable technology, fashion design, costuming, and jewelry design.
Also, she made this jacket and anyone who knows me knows I like wrestling. If you know wrestling, you know I’m heading in the Chris Jericho direction.
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