As part of a subject at university, Instructables user "jromanofski" was required to make something with an Arduino (what a great idea) and their response to the request was the creatoin of a "Noise Machine Jacket". Although simple in principle, the jacket is an interesting exercise in wearable electronics and may help you be the life of an end-of-year party. After hiding two speakers, an Arduino and control buttons behind the cuff buttons, the results were quite successful, for example:
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