Actuators are the things that go boom, blink, and bzzzzt. They are the things that make things happen. In this chapter, I cover actuators that produce a range of outcomes including light, sound, movement, and heat. Through the use of these components you’ll be able to produce garments that can glow, shake, and sing.
Whether you’re a cyclist or a fashionista, there are times when being seen can make all the difference. Here I review a variety of ways to wear light.