Glowy Circuit Sculpture Pendant #WearableWednesday
Really elegant pendant from Charlyn Gonda. By starting with maybe the least appealing part (the battery holder) they were able to build out a compact and stunning wearable. Can’t wait to see more designs in the future! The LED sequins add just the right twinkle.
I’ve accepted that my soldering is better when hidden 🤪 so I printed out the reverse of the design and hid the solder joints behind the pendant. I used a combination of kapton tape and double sided tape over the design to keep the wires in place & a tiny paintbrush to dab liquid flux on the hand-bent wires.
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