3-D Printing and Drones in M.I.A.’s “Double Bubble Trouble” Video


“What if you could make weapons like these in your own home using what’s called a ‘three-dimensional printer’? This sounds like science-fiction, but to some, it’s not so far-fetched.” Thus begins M.I.A.’s new video for “Double Bubble Trouble”, and nothing that follows shares much in common with the sanitized, glossy smartphone commercial vision […]

Sweet Science: 3-D Sugar Printing


In this month’s issue of Food & Wine, a spotlight on The Sugar Lab, a husband and wife team who created a way to print intricate designs — lattices that dissolve in your drink, replicas of orchids, wedding cake stands — using moistened sugar. From “The Robo-Craft of 3-D Sugar […]

Wearable Tech, Runway Holograms, Printable Clothing: The Future of Fashion


“The speed at which technology is going, how many more years can it be before we can print out a t-shirt?” In i-D’s short film “Future Fashion,” fashion industry professionals, from the founder of Net-a-Porter to supermodel Coco Rocha, act as guides in an exploration of the fascinating intersection between […]

Victoria’s Secret and the Sexy Side of 3-D Printing


        3-D printing strikes again, extruding its way into every facet of culture that will give it a try. And this time it’s sexy. The 2013 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show was a perfect storm of elegance and ingenuity. The Snow Angel costume worn by fashion model Lindsay […]

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz


12 SHOES for 12 LOVERS is the latest project by artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz, a collection of elaborate 3-D printed shoe sculptures paired with personal stories and photos of the ex-lovers who inspired each piece. From the 12 SHOES for 12 LOVERS project page: “In 12 SHOES for 12 LOVERS […]