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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Madame Blue made it! (author)2014-03-18

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.

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rickosgood made it! (author)rickosgood2014-03-18

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.