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A Crown Fit for a Queen: 3D Printing Hits the Big Screen in Black Panther

Stephanie Benoit
March 15, 2018

It’s been hard to miss the excitement across the world about Marvel’s latest superhero movie, Black Panther. Head Costume Designer Ruth E. Carter’s luscious costume design has taken center stage. In order to bring her otherworldly blends between traditional African designs and the futuristic elements of the highly developed Wakanda civilisation to life, Carter approached Julia Koerner to collaborate on cutting-edge wearables for Queen Ramonda. Julia Koerner is an inter-disciplinary designer, experienced in architecture, industrial and fashion design, and specialized in 3D-printed wearables.

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The Other Kind of Fashion Modeling: 3D Modeling Melinda Looi’s ‘Gems of the Ocean’ with Samuel Canning

Radhika Dhuru
August 20, 2015

Fashion designer Melinda Looi’s new ‘Gems of the Ocean’ collection includes one of the world’s first full-length gowns to be 3D-printed as a single part. It also comes with unique 3D-printed accessories straight out of a mermaid’s world. So what does it take to make a collection like this one? A highly skilled team of 3D modeling wizards celebrating all the design freedom offered by 3D Printing! Here’s how they did it – and here’s why even a 12-core CPU with 64GB RAM can seem like it’s not enough computing power sometimes.

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A Drive for Fashion: FashionTech Designer Anouk Wipprecht collaborates with Audi!

Radhika Dhuru
July 23, 2015

Dutch FashionTech designer Anouk Wipprecht and car brand Audi have joined style-savvy hands for the A4 collection, in a collaboration aimed at merging the provocative with the practical. Here’s a peek at what happens when a tech-inspired fashion designer meets a luxury carmaker: smart cars and smart dresses. (For more details on how Anouk designed this collection, check out our case study!)

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Materialise, Melinda Looi, and Samuel Canning Present ‘Gems of the Ocean’, 3D-Printed Collection at Meckler Media’s 3D Print Week New York

Abbey Delaney
April 17, 2015

For the second time, Belgium 3D printing powerhouse Materialise and multi-award winning fashion designer Melinda Looi have teamed up to launch yet another artistic and technological breath-taking collection entitled “GEMS OF THE OCEAN” at Meckler Media’s 3D Print Week, New York.

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3D Printing Spotted at NY Fashion Week in Katie Gallagher’s Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

Elizabeth Boorman
September 12, 2014

Fantasm. No, that is not a misspelling: it is the original spelling of the modern-day word “phantasm”, which describes something that can only be perceived. Before you start to have a cold sweat with flashbacks to the epistemology chapter in your Philosophy 101 class, let’s ease your mind by showing you some pictures of Katie Gallagher’s “Fantasm” Spring 2015 collection.

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Masks Galore at the First 3D Printed Fashion Show in China

Charlotte Delaere
July 01, 2014

Masks are a medium for people to use their imagination to symbolize their inner worlds. 3D Printing lets artists break design boundaries and print what is impossible to create in traditional manufacturing. By bringing masks and 3D Printing together together, endless possibilities emerge.

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3D Printing and Iris van Herpen for the Biopiracy Fashion Show in Paris

Vanessa Palsenbarg
March 07, 2014

Everything about it was impressive, the setting, the music, the shrink-wrapped models, and of course, the 3D-printed, flexible dress!

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A World Where Imaginations Can Soar

mat_admin
March 01, 2014

Encouraged to push their creative limits and ignore ‘impossible’ construction barriers, ten designers took part in a special workshop to see how 3D Printing can transform their artistic potential.

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