Resources

E-TEXTILE RESOURCES
Kobakant – Materials, example projects etc.
eTextile Lounge – Basics, techniques, How-to videos
Talk2myShirt – Blog, events, news
Fashioning Tech – Blog, events, news
LilyPad Arduino – Sewable microcontroller and modules for textiles
Arduino – Programming environment and instructions
Kitronik – e-textile projects, tutorials, basics of electronics

ELECTRONICS RESOURCES
Sparkfun tutorials – Components, circuits etc.

ONLINE SHOPS WITH E-TEXTILE MATERIALS
Arduino Store
Sparkfun (US based)
Adafruit (US based)
Plug and Wear (also tutorials)
TinkerSoup (Berlin based)
Månsteri (Helsinki based)

TEXTILES IN ARCHIVES AND ONLINE COLLECTIONS
Textile patterns

EMBROIDERY
Needle and Thread – How to do embroidery stitches (videos)
Feeling Stitchy – How to separate yarns and to avoid a mess
Mr X Stitch – Contemporary embroidery and needlecraft
Electronic Embroidery by Becky Stern
Embroidery as Art blog by Jenny Hart
365 Lucky Days embroidery by Lucky Jackson
Embroidery by Luiz Vaz
Unusual Embroidery by Jacque Davis
CMYK embroidery by Evelin Kasikov
Embroidered buttons by Birthine
Ironic stitchery by Beefranck
Embroidery & Science – Flickr group

CARD WEAVING/ TABLET WEAVING
Shelaghlewins.com – Getting Started Guide
Society of Primitive Technology – Introduction and instructions
The loomy Bin – Tutorials and Simulator
TWIST:  Tablet Weavers international studies and techniques
Wikipedia article

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