Monthly Archives: March 2012

3D Printing for Green Fashion – Melissas’ Footwear Experiments

Melissas’ shoes are among the most amazing examples of what 3D printing can do for style and design. This Brazilian footwear company is making shoes using injection-molding and 3D printing.

They are made of a proprietary plastic called Melflex. The production process is pretty green and tends to a cradle-to-cradle model as the leftover material used to create the shoes is used for the next ones.

The design and production process of the Melissas are calling for experimentations. The brand works with architects and designers to propose futuristic and unique shoes’ design.

Designer Andreia Chaves created the Invisible Shoes

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From Logo to 3D Sculpted Model – “Steady as She Goes”

Luca Ionescu is the reknowned australian designer behind this sculptural 3D printed piece. More famous for his work with logo and typography, Luca Ionescu, from Like Minded Studio modelized this piece with Cinema 4DXL and used Selective Laser Sintering method to 3D print it.

“Steady as she goes” is exhibited at The Tate in Glebe, Australia. “There Goes the Neighbourhood” presents the work of Sydney artists like Numskull, Beastman or Toko Design studio.

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Our New Sample Kit is Now Available! With a $25 Voucher

We just made available our new sample kit that will let you take a look at a glance at all our materials. As you know, we launched our white detail resin a few months ago. You now have the choice between 8 different materials, and don’t forget that you can also order a silver coating for your designs.

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Meetup 3D Printing Paris: The Community is Taking Shape

Thank you everyone for attending the second meetup 3D Printing Paris last night! We had a blast. La Flaq was once again full of 3D printing passionates gathered around the 3D scanner demoed by François from 3D Avenir and the 3D printed objects brought by Sculpteo.

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