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Circuit Board Dress

Added Jun 10, 2009

by emjstone

, Mississippi,...




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Final project for a flat-pattern drafting class several years ago; I drafted the pattern myself. The electrical engineering department at my undergrad university (where I majored in computer science) donated the dead microchips, and I got the resistors at Radio Shack.

(Note that the cool-looking mesh thingy is the dress form and not part of the dress.)

Material Notes

rayon velvet, silk lining, gold metallic braid, resistors, microchips, round silver studs




Garment Type

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    Aug 5, 2010, 03.17 AMby marloncosta

    Super original!!! love it!

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    Nov 11, 2009, 10.01 AMby averiljc

    Terrific! Just the thing to wear at an IBM Xmas party!

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    Oct 19, 2009, 10.56 PMby skagurl0906

    This is amazing. I love using math and science in clothing and art. Kudos.

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    Sep 12, 2009, 04.41 PMby damianadesigns

    So cool! This must have taken some serious time, but was so worth it. Great job :)

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    Jun 14, 2009, 10.30 AMby textilet

    Thank you for ur positive praise – I might add that I seriously covet ur green dress – what a great idea! jan

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    Jun 13, 2009, 08.34 PMby silver13

    This is so cool and beautiful too! I love the deep green and gold combination! Lovely.

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    Jun 11, 2009, 11.10 PMby missmenika

    I would definetly wear this!This is so inspiring

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    Jun 10, 2009, 02.16 PMby sebeskeen

    Wow! this is Wicked. I love it.

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    Jun 10, 2009, 07.55 AMby anajan


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    Jun 10, 2009, 07.34 AMby emlj

    wow im a little bit in love with this dress….

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    Jun 10, 2009, 07.04 AMby evette

    Extremely cool “Matrix” dress and that mesh thingy too :)

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