Instructables

Step 3: Wiring the LEDS

Picture of Wiring the LEDS
fullywired.jpg
seam.jpg
setup.jpg
hotglue.jpg
wired.jpg
I used stranded wire to connect each of the lines of LEDs to each other.  I left enough slack in each of the wires to not cause tension on them, and soldered them to the LED leads. 

Once each of the paths was soldered together, I sewed together the remaining side seam and one shoulder seam, leaving the other open.  Then I completed the circuits by wiring the LEDs across the seam and finally to a AA battery pack near the hem.  (remember, long legs = +, short legs = -)

After soldering, I clipped the ends of the leads and covered them with dots of hot glue, both to secure the connections and protect the girls from any sharp edges. 


 
Remove these adsRemove these ads by Signing Up