Bijoux is a modular kit to for personalized jewelry that is responsive to people and the environment. Considerations in the design will include: sound, proximity, temperature, touch, and pressure with output to a tangible light display as the basis for the component design.
The target group is for technology/design oriented people, all ages – more focused towards females.
Manufacture - Hybrid Approach:
- The circuit boards and components will be premade and soldered.
- The exterior enclosure will be 3D printed (this may change).
- Assembly of each bijoux will be done in house (me). This will be a low maintenance process: Set preassembled circuit board and components onto bottom of enclosure with adhesive, Add magnets, Snap close enclosure
- Design of packaging will be done in house (me).
- Production of packaging/instructions will be done by contract.
- Packaging and shipment will be done in house (me).
- Assembly of bijoux system will be customized by the user.
Kickstarter Project with website for custom purchase, additionally sold as starter kits.