DIY Touch Screen Gloves

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Introduction: DIY Touch Screen Gloves

You can turn a normal pair of gloves into touch screen capable gloves with just some inexpensive conductive thread!

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    I work at a fabric store, and every so often someone will come in looking for conductive thread. Which of course we don't carry. Any source info you can provide would be very helpful :)

    Nice 'ible. The video is straightforward and easy to follow.

    I actually bought mine at Walmart for around $4.00. I believe this is the exact stuff I used:

    http://www.walmart.com/ip/Coats-Clark-Metallic-Embroidery-Thread-200-yds/20682953

    I don't think it was advertised as conductive, but instead they called it Metallic. I tried it out and sure enough it worked.