Come Say Hi to the i.materialise Japan Team at Maker Faire Tokyo!


A celebration of invention and creativity, Maker Faire has been held in cities all across the world. Of course, Tokyo is no exception: the 3rd annual Maker Faire Tokyo will be held on November 23rd and 24th at Tokyo Big Sight! The i.materialise Japan community outreach team will be there to show our 3D Printed items and answer any questions you may have about your 3D Printing project. Read more…

5 Unique 3D Printed Gift ideas for Christmas


Christmas is a magical time of the year filled with joy. Who doesn’t love spending time with their loved ones and opening presents? The excitement and the anticipation awakens the kid in every single one of us. This Christmas you can make the experience extra special for someone you love with a unique 3D printed gift you designed or customized yourself. Put down the complicated 3D design programs, this year tools from our Creation Corner will give you an easy way to bring a special spark to the holidays while showcasing your creativity.

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Materialise’s Creative Director to Discuss Cutting-Edge Technology at NY Fashion Conference

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Fashion is always trying to stay on the cutting edge. Innovative technology also wants to stay on the cutting edge. What happens when these two cutting-edge worlds collide? Read more…

Oak & Dust: Eyewear Designed For You

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Millions of people around the world have bad eyesight and wear glasses, so it’s no wonder that designers often take the opportunity to create beautiful, stylish and most importantly – convenient – glasses frames.

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Photoshop CC Now Supports 3D Printing Through i.materialise


Great news for Adobe Photoshop users: you can now turn your Photoshop CC (Creative Cloud) creations into real objects through i.materialise’s high-quality 3D Printing service! Photoshop CC now supports 3D Printing with many of the materials offered by i.materialise, and provides useful functions such as instant pricing and automatic mesh repair. Read more to learn how to get started! Read more…

.MGX Sets the Scene at the Seoul Design Festival!

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This month, .MGX goes to the Seoul Design Festival. To get ready for the festival’s opening, the DDP Design Lab (Dongdaemun Design Plaza) will display the Gamete.MGX by Xavier Lust, Volume.MGX by Dror, Solid S1 by Patrick Jouin and the AI.MGX by Assa Ashuach. From November 5th to 25th, you can find these items at “3D Printing Design Exhibition: <MGX>” at the Gallery Café, Design Lab 2F at the DDP Design Lab. Read more…

Paula Radcliffe Makes a Comeback with the Help of RS Print’s 3D Printed Insoles


One of the biggest city marathons in the world, the 44th annual New York City Marathon took place yesterday, November 2. Despite the cold and windy weather condition, millions of people lined up to cheer some 50,000 participants who ran 26.2 miles through the streets of New York.

After winning this prestigious marathon in 2008, world-record-holder Paula Radcliffe experienced a setback in her running career because of a foot injury. But, where there’s a will, there’s always a way. She made her comeback this past September at the Worcester City Marathon, on custom-made insoles 3D Printed through RS Print, powered by Materialise.  Read more…

Make Your Halloween Sinister and Spooky with These 3D Printed Project Ideas


Halloween is just around the corner, but there’s still time to unleash the power of your creativity by creating an unforgettably terrifying 3D project. The possibilities are only limited by the scope of your evil plans. Whether you need to add some finishing touches to your ghostly costume or add eerie props for your house for warding off the kids, 3D printing will help you put your unique spin on one of the funnest times of the year. 

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UU-U Memory Ring: Harder to Lose, Easier to Find

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How many times have you been digging into your bag in search of a flash drive buried somewhere underneath all your stuff? How many times have you misplaced a drive at university or at work and not known where to find it? If the answer to both questions is “many”, then you should definitely check out the UU-U Memory Ring created by Portsmouth designer Ming Wu. This is a flash drive designed to be worn! Read more…

Congratulations to HP on their Newly Revealed 3D Printer – a First Reaction from Materialise’s CEO


All of us at Materialise would like to congratulate HP on their newly-revealed 3D printer! We look forward to collaborating with them to bring meaningful applications to users.

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