Edge-Lit Tavern Sign with WLED - Control with WiFi or IR Remote
Make a custom tavern sign and light it up with NeoPixels and WLED. This free software is easy to use with no coding required. Control the lights with your phone or with an IR remote, and make your space look amazing.
Scroll an SMS Text Message on your RGB Matrix
Use Adafruit IO+ and your phone to quickly update your RGB Matrix Sign. Send a text from anywhere and the message will scroll across your RGB Matrix Panel in living color.
Scannable Links with NFC
Create a scannable business card or payment link with an NFC tag. Hide it in your jewelry for a fun way to share social media links, or create a tap-to-pay Venmo link for your store.
Teddy Ruxpin Rebuild
Turn an old Teddy Ruxpin doll into a brand new character your child will love, with personalized stories and voices
Water Drip Dress with Oozemaster 3000
Build a costume with LED lights that drip, ooze, and flow using Arduino and NeoPixels. Our code gives you the control, so you can create magic for your costume.
Jellyfish Umbrella with easy WLED WiFi Control
Build a glowing Jellyfish umbrella and control it with WLED: WiFi-driven open source LED software. This is an intermediate level project with some tricky wiring, and stunning results.
Magic Storybook with ChatGPT
Create a never ending storybook using a Raspberry Pi and ChatGPT. Speak your story request and the AI will imagine endless stories based on your parameters.
Weather Wise Wifi Umbrella Stand
Looking for a fun and functional DIY project that can brighten up even the gloomiest of days? This WiFi-enabled umbrella stand checks the weather for you and glows if you are going to need your umbrella. Step-by-step instructions, easy to make, and stylish to boot.
Make it Glow: NeoPixel and LED Diffusion Tips & Tricks
NeoPixels and addressable LEDs are beautiful but bare lights can be harsh. We've sourced and tested lots of materials and found the best diffusers for a variety of applications.
Chinese Dragon Puppet with Motion-Reactive Flame Effect
Make a Chinese Dragon stick puppet with motion sensitive lights. Code your own flame effects with MakeCode's drag-and-drop code editor, and dance all night with your new friend.
Bubble Table with LED Animations and IR Remote Control
Hook up an IR sensor to your NeoPixel strip and control your custom light modes with an infrared remote. Build it into an infinity mirror bubble-making table and create some magic!
NeoPixel Novelty Cufflinks with Scrolling Text
These cufflinks made with Adafruit's QT Py and a NeoPixel BFF will add that extra punch of pizazz and flash to your style. Add your own messages and icons to express yourself with lights.
Moana Glowing Heart of Te Fiti Necklace
Create a magical glowing Heart of Te Fiti necklace inspired by the Moana movie using Adafruit nOOds and a coin cell battery.
Light Up your Costume with Noods
Adafruit Noods are a fun and easy way to add lights to your costume. They're simpler to use than EL Wire and easy to twist into any shape. Get lit up in just a few minutes and shine all night long.
NeoPixel Remote: IR Control with WLED
Control your NeoPixel strip with an IR remote with no coding. WLED makes it easy to create customized light animations for your project, and automatically assign remote control buttons. Finally!