LEDs & NeoPixels

neopixel light strips and other electronics against a pink snowy backdrop

What’s more fun than a single blinking LED? How about rings, strips, panels, and matrices of LEDs? In Adafruit’s LEDs gift guide, you’ll find all those varieties and more to help get your project bright and colorful. For a wide variety of project ideas, check out the LED section of the Adafruit Learning System. Or just start with Adafruit’s LED selection - the best way to get blinky! 

Flexible Strips and Strands

Fun Shapes

Controllers and Adapters

Lots o LEDS!


A detailed introduction on how to use LEDs
Everything you always wanted to know about Adafruit NeoPixels but were afraid to ask
Intro to electronics for cosplayers, no prior experience required
How to control NeoPixel LEDs with Python on a Raspberry Pi!
LEDs are glowing crystals!
LED physics on a Pi powered Matrix
NeoPixels are beautiful. Let’s use them in something gross and icky!
Build your own pair of hypnotic specs inspired by Rezz
CircuitPython Powered Internet RGB Matrix Display
Light up your eyes with these glasses!
Flexible LED Noodles