The eTextile Lounge: a global hackerspace

Monthly global craft tech hackerspace where you can ask questions and banter ideas with other eTextile and wearable computer innovators, fashioning technology makers and wide-eyed curiosity seeking novices.

Share ideas on how to use aniomagic sparkle board, sparkfun lilypad arduino and adafruit Flora.  Learn about range finders, light sensors and electronics to incorporate in your fashioning tech projects.  Learn tips and tricks to sewing with a variety of conductive threads from Silverell, Mitsifuji and Bekaert. See how-to DIY projects for touchscreen gloves, conductive fabric dolls and spinning your own conductive thread.

Log into the community chat to discuss the latest posts on talk2myshirt, fashioning tech and electrofoxy.  Share your own links for e-Textile classes, wearable tech showcases and smart fabric conferences.

If you can’t join us on Tuesday night the show notes are posted below chock full of links and ideas for you to enjoy.

Log on Lynne’s uStream channel the 2nd Tuesday of the month! 8PM in Denver, Colorado USA

Join the google+ eTextile Lounge hangout the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:30PM MST

 


PAST SHOW NOTES

8 May 2012
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24 April 2012
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Guest Host Matt Pinner from Los Angeles crashSpace with EL Wire costumes

17 April 2012
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10 April 2012
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3 April 2012
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conductive paints from LessEMF and Bare Conductive

27 March 2012
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20 March 2012
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13 March 2012
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6 March 2012
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28 February 2012
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How to Needle Felt with Conductive Thread Video

21 February 2012
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14 February 2012
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DIY project – My Stabby Valentine! 

7 February 2012
no notes

31 January 2012
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24 January 2012
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Conductive Thread Comparison PDF
Conductive Thread Video Comparison v2

17 January 2012
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LED Flower Video

10 January 2012
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Conductive Thread Comparison PDF
Conductive Thread Comparison Video

26 July 2011
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IRC ChatLog PDF

19 July 2011
Live from Chicago’s Pumping Station One
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12 July 2011
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IRC Chat Log

5 July 2011
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IRC Chat Log

28 June 2011
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Chat PDF

21 June 2011
The Intern cohosts with her Instructables Project The Touch Glove
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IRC Chat Loge PDF

14 June 2011
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Chat PDF

7 June 2011
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Chat PDF

31 May 2011
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Chat – user fail so no PDF this week

24 May 2011
Recap of the Maker Faire Rapture from Denver, CO
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Chat PDF

17 May 2011
Archived broadcast 17 May 2011 1-2PM Denver, Colorado
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Chat PDF

10 May 2011
Broadcasting from Aniomagic in Boulder Colorado
give away: 2 tickets to Maker Faire Bay Area 21-22 May 2011 (thanks to John Maushammer)
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IRC Chat PDF

3 May 2011
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IRC Chat PDF

26 April 2011
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IRC Chat PDF

19 April 2011 – giveaway Instructables Pro Membership (thanks to @quasiben)
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IRC Chat Log PDF

12 April 2011 - giveaway: conductive fabric
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IRC Chat Log PDF

5 April 2011 its Live from New York with Despina and Zack of Studio 5050
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IRC Chat Log PDF
the video was not archived

29 March 2011 
I’ll giveaway a 1 year membership to Instructables Pro!
Conductive Thread discussion: pdf of Links

22 March 2011, we will be starting at the beginning with eTextile paraphernalia you should have in your tool kit, work bench and sewing kit.
Watch the eTextile paraphernalia video video so you’ll be prepared to share your ideas tonight.
List of supplies and links