IKEA creates Sewing Kit with Touchscreen-Compatible Thread

What a cool idea! IKEA wanted customers to be able to view their digital catalog on-the-go, so they introduced a new sewing kit that includes conductive thread to customize your gloves or mittens to be touchscreen-compatible. That way, you can use your smartphone or tablet on a chilly day without your fingers freezing. Check out the video:

 

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One Response to IKEA creates Sewing Kit with Touchscreen-Compatible Thread

  1. Kimberly N says:

    Use Silver DMC thread for the same effect. You can get it any place that sells stitching supplies.

    Here is a tutorial:
    http://www.lilblueboo.com/2011/11/diy-ipadiphone-gloves-a-tutorial.html

    And here is a link to DMC:
    http://www.dmc-usa.com

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