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Products 3D Printed by #Shapeways in the wild!

More Fashion Designers Moving to 3D Printing

These 3-D Printed Speakers Put On a Dazzling Light Show

Like these speakers? You can't have them.<p>The speakers are one-of-a-kind, 3-D printed on an Objet Connex 500 at Autodesk and endowed with an …

Both Nike and Adidas Adopt 3D Printing (SSYS)

Scoopage from the Financial Times:<p><b>New stamping ground for Nike and Adidas as 3D shoes kick off</b><p>Nike and Adidas are embracing 3D printing to speed up …

3d printed jewelry, 3d design and 3d fashion

i.materialise on Twitter: "Check out the winners of the #3Dprinting Accessories Challenge with Melinda Looi! http://t.co/VYHNAwrqgZ http://t.co/58ODd6VraM"

What happens when you combine 3D printing and augmented reality? Magic

Augmented reality and 3D printing, while very different technologies, circle around the same general concept: bridging the gap between the physical world and the digital world. 3D printing makes the digital physical, and augmented reality enhances the physical world with digital overlays.<p>So what …

MakieLab’s iPad App For 3D-Printing Your Own Dolls Has 70K Designed In First Week

Growing up, I pretty much had the standard dolls and toys everyone did — Trolls, Barbies and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures.<p>But with the advent of 3D printing, kids today have access to something truly special: their very own custom-made toys.<p>A U.K.-based startup called MakieLab is …

.MGX Presents a Stunning Range of 3D Printed Head Pieces

It is with mixed emotions that I write this post — sheer delight at the subject matter and rather muted excitement at the prohibitive price …

Custom Business Card Case

3D Printed Typographical Chess Set

No Comment<p>Designed by One Save Solutions on a 3D printer through Shapeways, this chess set re-imagines the bodies of the traditional chess pieces to …

3D Printed Wearable Planter Ring

We love Colleen Jordan’s wearable planter collection from the bike planters to the necklaces, but she’s just introduced rings to the collection. I …

Birchbox Team Up With Lulu Guinness

<i>Your favourite beauty delivery bundle, Birchbox has teamed up with Lulu Guinness for a Special Edition Birchbox, launching this March.</i> <i></i><p>Celebrating …

Guinness

Twenty destinations for 2014: in pictures

New Zealand Man is 3D-Printing a Fully-Functional 1961 Aston Martin Replica

New Zealander Ivan Sentch is 3D printing an entire 1961 Aston Martin DB4 replica! Using a CAD rendering from TurboSquid, which he modified to suit …

Architect Wants Minetta Lane Salad House to Be 3D Printed

16 Minetta Lane (OHNY 2013)<p>The kitchen is located upstairs.<p>Robert Isabell added a greenhouse roof to the property.<p>This door looks familiar from Kushner's old place.<p>Architect <b>Adam Kushner</b> purchased <b>16 Minetta Lane</b>?the well-known "salad house" that once belonged to event designer Robert Isabell?in …

Get a one-of-a kind iPhone case 3D-printed just for you

Companies like Shutterfly, VistaPrint, and Zazzle have been able to print your photos on a variety of mobile phone cases for a while now, making them distinctively yours. But a new company seeking Kickstarter funding will actually be able to 3D-print an entire iPhone case for you, making it a …

This is what 3D printed wood looks like

Take a look at the foot stool pictured below. Notice anything different? If you did, it was probably the unusual grain on the legs. It’s not actually …

Makerbot's 3D-Printed “Flexible Filament” Dress Wows NY Fashion Week Audience

Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Oscar De La Renta…these are the names we expect to hear at New York Fashion Week, the annual event where top designers …

Alessandro Zambelli’s 3D Printed Lights For .exnovo

At Maison et Objet 2014, Alessandro Zambelli previewed his newest family of lamps for .exnovo named Afillia. By using traditional materials from …

A Swedish Automaker Is Using 3D Printing To Make The World's Fastest Car

Part of the trick is an engine that produces over 1,300 horsepower — an awesome feat in itself. The other part is getting the weight of everything else down, which means the chassis, body, and even seats are carbon, made with high modulus fibers that cut weight down even more.<p>But the Swedes didn't …

Automotive Industry

Slideshow: Amsterdam architects start printing a 3D canal house

Amsterdam firm DUS architects started printing the first building blocks of a 3D-printed canal house Friday.<p>In order to do that, the architects bought a shipping container and with the help of 3D-printer maker Ultimaker they converted it into a huge version of a desktop 3D printer. That …

Architecture

What 3D Printing Means For Manufacturers

To say that additive manufacturing has boomed in recent years would be an understatement.<p>Over the last three decades 3D printing has progressed from expensive prototyping technology used by an elite few, to a blossoming industry producing both smaller-scale commodities and fully functional parts …

Study: Recycling plastic at home saves energy and dramatically cuts 3D printing costs

Just like the ink that goes into 2D printers, the plastic filament used by 3D printers is expensive. And it’s bound to get more expensive as …