FabriTouch: A Fabric Touchpad Integrated Into Clothing


Project Background

Building Instructions to integrate the sensor onto a piece of cloth

  • Mark the sensing area
  • Sew raised borders on the front of the supporting fabric
  • Apply glue on the back of the supporting fabric
  • Remove the paper
  • Glue the conductive fabric
  • Attach the connection
  • Add the textile mesh as spacing layer and the rubber outline
  • Add the piezoresistive foil with the sensor connections
  • Add a layer of lining fabric
  • Sew the periphery on the front
  • Sewn sensor on the back
  • Sewn sensor on the front

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