What Fashion Designers are doing with the latest developments in 3D Print Technology

Designers and engineers have now been using 3D printers for over a decade to create prototypes, small parts and also just purely experimental pieces. Since 2010, the cost of 3D printers has decreased dramatically to a fraction of the price, now making it possible to buy yourself a desktop 3D printer for your home or studio. Continue reading “What Fashion Designers are doing with the latest developments in 3D Print Technology”

Technologies of Tomorrow: 3D Printing & Wearable Tech

Wearable technology is the name given to clothing or accessories that incorporate digital elements, whether practical or for purely aesthetic reasons. The famous Google Glass technology is one example but things such as smartwatches or the coyly named CuffLinc, which contains a tiny wireless device allowing users to send signals to their contacts at the touch of a button, are becoming more and more common. Continue reading “Technologies of Tomorrow: 3D Printing & Wearable Tech”