Lilypad

Boards, Electronics

Lilypad is a microcontroller designed to be programmed with Arduino. It is used for projects carried out in textile because it can be sewn and even washed. The basic kit includes a set of components that allow you to make your own interactive clothes. It offers the same functionality as other Arduino boards but with a smaller format. Due to its shape and its external is easy to sew and to connect it with conductive threads. It can be charged through a USB port or an external power supply as long as it provides between 2.7 and 5.5 volts. Using Lilypad will allow children to develop their creativity in new areas such as e-textiles, as well as a new way of communicating and personalizing their clothes.