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3D-Printed Clothing Hits the Paris Runway
1/25/2013

Fashion designer Iris van Herpen collaborated with Neri Oxman to create this cape and skirt that was 3D printed using Stratasys' Objet Connex.
Fashion designer Iris van Herpen collaborated with Neri Oxman to create this cape and skirt that was 3D printed using Stratasys' Objet Connex.

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NadineJ
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Re: No limits to 3D printing
NadineJ   1/25/2013 9:24:47 AM
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3D printing in fashion has been around for a while.  They were amoung the first adopters.  Apparel was done on a smaller scale, like this, used on the runway only for the wow factor.

But, you can buy easily printed jewelry.  I first saw pieces in the MOMA store years ago.  They were reasonably priced

Elizabeth M
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No limits to 3D printing
Elizabeth M   1/25/2013 6:52:11 AM
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There seem to be no limits to what can be done with 3D printers as they evolve. This is pretty incredible! Maybe one day we'll be printing our own clothes at home with printers. It doesn't replace good old-fashioned sewing and custom clothes made by hand, but stil it's interesting to think about.

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