3d printed accessories

Appliance Maker Miele Offers 3D Printable Accessories on Thingiverse

Though it has yet to reach a widespread saturation point, we are slowly witnessing the birth of 3D printable replacement parts and accessories for consumer goods. The latest evidence of…

Odo Fioravanti Creates 3D Printed ‘Bern’ Clutch for Maison 203

Last April, we covered the fascinating 3D printed ‘Ivy’ clutch by Odo Fioravanti. For 2017, Fioravanti has created another clutch for Maison 203. Like his ‘Ivy’ and ‘Armure’ clutches that…

Ring In the New Year and Say Good Riddance to 2016 with Fun, Imaginative 3D Printable Designs for 2017

I have always enjoyed New Year’s Eve. I usually end up at a friend’s house wearing glittery nail polish and fun pajamas, playing Cards Against Humanity or Rock Band or…

Zortrax Makes an Appearance on the Catwalk in the 3D Printed Fashion of Irina Tosheva

To say that Macedonian fashion designer Irina Tosheva‘s work is eye-catching would be an understatement. She works in brilliant colors and bold prints, and several of her pieces appear to have been…

The Works of Vietnamese Master Artist Nguyen Tu Nghieminto Inspire a Line of 3D Printed Zodiac Jewelry to Include Handcrafting

3D printing has become instrumental in archiving many different works of art around the world, from saving and allowing the 3D printing of ancient pieces in private collections to 3D scanning…

Fashion Drives Economy in Los Angeles & 3D Printing Will Transform Future of Design & Production

Without having ever dipped one toe into the glittering pool of celebrity, glamour, and excitement that surrounds Los Angeles, nearly anyone can tell you that fashion is a big part…

Philadelphia MakerSpace NextFab Helps Inventor Start a Shovelution

The Shovelution is a spring-loaded second handle add-on that can be attached to just about any snow shovel. The user simply attaches it on to the shovel’s handle and it…

Create T.I.M.E and More: e-NABLE Introduces a New Series of Design Challenges

The creation of e-NABLE started with a steampunk convention. Ivan Owen created a functional metal hand as part of a costume, and posted a YouTube video online. A South African carpenter who had…

CGTrader’s 2016 Fashion Challenge: Make It Stylish, Make It Trendy, Make It 3D Printable!

CGTrader is ready to rock 2016 right away with a challenge that offers 3D designers a venue for showing off their work as well as offering an awesome opportunity to…

An Insane Love for Bags Inspires Italian Designers to Create Do-It-Yourself 3D Printed Bags with XYZbag

3D printing technology has been a boost to the fashion industry, allowing designers to bring forth stunning–and often outrageous–new concepts. We see a multitude of dresses and shoes, but now,…

Convert Your Flag Pole to a Festive Tree Using 3D Printed Parts

One of my favorite things to do during the holiday season is walk around and look at people’s home and yard decorations. I love seeing all of the inventive ideas…

Handbag Designer Rebecca Minkoff and Normal Collaborate on 3D Printed 14k Rose Gold Earbuds

For a technology as diverse and adaptable as 3D printing it seems that the fashion industry doesn’t utilize it nearly often enough. While there are some designers who wholly embrace…

High-End 3D Printing Boutique Formsfield Offers a Sales Guarantee to Designers

There are people who shop at Target, and there are people who shop at Macy’s. I’m generally a Target shopper myself, but I appreciate the quality of the products offered…

3D Printing Hits Project Runway as Designers Look Toward NYC Bridges for Inspiration

The world of fashion is one that intermingles with that of art and design, and presents the same infinite opportunities in creativity. Often the same tools are used too, but…

It’s a National Holiday! Coffee, Tea & Lots of Goodies in 3D

While many of us consider Tuesday to be the most lame day of the week, today offers an extra boost with National Coffee Day, which is sort of like Java…

Formsfield Boutique Works to Banish Inferior 3D Printed Products from the Marketplace

The team at Formsfield is just plain over 3D printed figurines, shoddy plastic key chains, egg holders, and spoon rests. If that’s what you’re into–fine–but you won’t discover anything of…

3DS’ New Fabricate Application: 4 Steps to Wearable Fashion Right Off a Cube 3D Printer

We’ve seen 3D printed fashion already, tromping down runways and looking fierce (or some that’s more ferocious than fierce)…but let’s be honest: like most runway ensembles, it really isn’t meant for…

Sensel Morph Allows Users to 3D Print Overlays Which Work as Platforms for Music, Gaming, Art & More

You may take an initial look at the Sensel Morph and immediately come away with the idea that it functions as a one-stop-shop platform for your devices, sort of parallel…

NID Students Create Astonishing 3D Printed Fashion Accessories

3D printing and fashion continue to converge as naysayers within the fashion industry are finally realizing that this technology may actually have its place in the future of design. The…

Instructables Member Attaches 3D Printed Ear to Tablet for Improved Acoustics & Volume

While often we hear of stories and innovations regarding how technology and 3D printing can help assist those who are challenged or impaired in terms of the senses, Instructables member…

Think Inside the IceBox: New MakerBot/FirstBuild 3D Printing Hackathon Slated for New York in June

Many would consider the refrigerator to be the center of the home. In many households, the slapping of the fridge door, open and shut, open and shut, can be heard…

French Jeweler and Professor Antoine Boulay Launching Modzart Design and Sharing Site

Antoine Boulay is a CAD professor who teaches at École Boulle Paris. He’s also a jeweler who has worked with luxury brands such as Chanel, Swarowski, and Baccarat for more…

CGTrader Launches Design Competition in Anticipation of Apple Watch Debut

These days you’re pretty hard-pressed to find someone who’s wearing a watch. In large part, cell phones have been responsible for the radical decline in the use of watches because…

Colorful, Creative, 3D Printed Keycaps Replace Factory Keys to Dress Up Your Keyboard

Most of us spend a considerable amount of time each day tapping away on computer keyboards whether for work or purely for entertainment. If you’re like me, your lunch break…