These 5 3D Printed Metal Quill Pens Would Make Harry Potter Jealous


Kaecee Fitzgerald, an Australian graphic and product designer, has created 5 stunning 3D printed quill pens like no other. Her designs were 3D printed in brass and bronze and look like they could easily compete with any Harry Potter wand.

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2D-to-3D Converter: How to Turn Logos and Text into 3D Models & 3D Prints


We receive a lot of questions about how users can turn any two dimensional objects (such as 2D logos, images, photos, text, etc.) into three dimensional, 3D printable objects. Luckily, this is easier to achieve than it sounds. Read more…

Drzach & Suchy Receive the Designer of the Year Award


Today we’re happy to announce the winner of the 2015 i.materialise ‘Designer of the Year Award’. After counting the votes of our community poll it became clear that the Swiss designer duo Drzach & Suchy is the big winner of this year’s competition! Read on to learn more about Drzach & Suchy’s magical 3D prints.

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These 8 Mysteriously Hollow Lamps Were Completely 3D Printed in Ceramics


We’re no strangers to ceramic 3D prints, but these eight 3D prints left us stunned once again. New York-based designer Christo Logan just launched his ‘’ series of pendant lights built with our 3D printed ceramics and managed to incorporate some really intriguing elements into his designs.

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New Flat Rate Shipping — Simpler, More Transparent, and More Flexible


As of today, the pricing structure for shipping has changed. We’re trying to provide you with simpler, more transparent, and more flexible solutions. While this means a cost decrease in many cases, some shipping rates have increased. Read on to learn what this means for you. Read more…

These 30 Magical 3D Printed Ceramics Cups Were Designed and Printed in 30 Days

These 30 Magical 3D Printed Ceramics Cups Were Designed and Printed in 30 Days

Bernat Cuni, product designer and driving force behind design studio Cunicode, aims to explore the business opportunities in 3D printing design objects. His philosophy: “When there is a new way to make things, there is a new way to design them.” Read more…

Vote for the Best 3D Print of the Year: Who’s Going to Become the Designer of the Year?

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For the third year in a row, i.materialise will present its ‘Designer of the Year Award’ to a deserving designer of the most spectacular 3D prints of the year. It’s now up to you to decide upon a winner – you can cast your vote and learn more about the five nominees below. Read more…

Introducing a New Blender Plugin for 3D Printing


Blender is one of the most popular 3D modeling programs used by the 3D printing community (see here). That’s why we decided to make the lives of Blender artists a bit easier. As of today, Blender users can connect their design software with our 3D printing service in just a few clicks. Read more…

Ceramic Winter Sale: 10% Discount on Your Ceramic 3D Prints


You can now save 10% on each and every ceramic 3D print! From January 18th until January 31st, we offer a 10% discount on 3D printed ceramics with promo code ‘WinterSale’.  Read more…

Top 10 3D Printed Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas


Could there be anything more romantic than combining Valentine’s Day with 3D printing? I don’t think so. If you are looking for ways to bring the personalized touch of 3D printing into your Valentine’s Day gift exchange or if you’re simply interested in 3D printing jewelry, look no further. In this blog post we will show you the top 10 3D printed Valentine’s Day gift ideas.

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