Project Title: Strip

Project Description: Two layer outfit- one conservative and one “progressive. When the conservative outer layer is removed, the clothing underneath lights up via EL Wire

Sketch/Concept Art:sketch

Inspiration: A response to ridiculous school (mainly high school) dress codes that teach women to cover themselves rather than feel empowered by their bodies

Materials/Costs- Fabric ~$50 total, Arduino board(s) ~$20, EL Wire/sequencer/inverter ~$50


  • March 3- order rest of materials
  • March 21- finish sewing
  • March 29- finish sewing lights/sensors
  • April 5- finish programming
  • April 14- finish troubleshooting