Marieka-Ratsma feature

A Gallery of 3D Printed Shoes

By November 16, 2012. 3DP Applications, Consumers, Fashion, Featured, Videos

Seriously, putting this together, hard to convey just how much I love my job sometimes! Enjoy…

3D Printed Shoes by Continuum

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And just in case you are wondering, the image below IS a shoe – albeit ‘pushing the limits of what is recognizable as a shoe.”

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A bird’s skull inspired the hollow heel of these 3d printed shoes by Dutch fashion designer Marieka Ratsma and American architect Kostika Spaho.

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This striking 3D printed footwear comes from the very creative Janina Alleyne, a Footwear Designer based in Warwickshire, UK.

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Ping Fu, CEO of Geomagic posing in her customized 3D printed shoes created by 3D Systems’ Freedom of Creation.

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And it is not ALL about fashion. Luc Fusaro, a French engineering and design student is creating a 3D printed running shoe to improve speed and reduce injury.

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Luc is not the first to work in this area. Volker Junior has done a tremendous amount of work in this area and is now working with Fashion Digital Studio.

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And Siavash Mahdavi produced this video in 2008, which also addresses this issue.