Upscycle clothing and accessories is the new black – well, maybe not just yet, but we’re on the way. Our economy isn’t the greatest, going green is going pop and commercials are telling us we have to change – energy sources, light bulbs, cars, cleaning products, everything. Why not your clothes too? Upscycle old clothing into one-of-kind designs and throw in wearables technology for an inexpensive boost to your wardrobe.
We hear the critics out there. Eh- I don’t even own and Ipod. Well, to that we say no problem. Everyone may not have an Ipod, or a desire for light emitting clothing, but if you live any where you sometimes have to wear layers of clothing to get to the mail box, you’ll certainly appreciate this. Do-It-Yourself Heated Clothing.
You can find heated clothing almost everywhere online to the tune of $50-$200. But with this Instructables description you can upscycle any winter item in your closet, save yourself a few bucks and brush up on your soldering skills.
Oh and for those of you who do have Ipods read more after the jump for an Ipod Hat from Sweater DIY also on instructables.
This is neat and still leaves room for more upcycling. Perhaps lining the hat with the headphones?