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Views on how friendship creates the best forum to create and how passion for working with a cause, Music For Relief, benefits everyone involved. This collaborative limited edition Parka, with proceeds benefitting Music For Relief, now available exclusively at Zumiez.com
Gone are the days when you have to actually go to the store and buy something. I’m not talking about getting it online, I’m talking about making it at home. Back in May, I mashed
about the world’s first 3D printed gun (yes a gun that shoots and kills). Consumer friendly 3D printer mfg, Makerbot is now available at Microsoft stores. Soon, you’ll be able to “Print up” whatever you need. Well not just yet, however there’s innovators out there that are leading the pack when it comes to 3D printing. Having the privilege of working with New Balance on several projects, I was able to look behind the curtain and see all the cool things coming up. Check one recent story by the Boston Globe on what the flying NB is up to.
Since I’m a garment dude at heart, I geek out on the possibilities of doing this in my world. Some heads in the fashion industry have already taken the first step. Famed architect, Francis Bitoni and fashion designer Michael Schmidt worked with Dita Von Teese to produce 2,500 3D parts linked together one by one. This concept will fast forward quickly and I’m determined to be there in front of the pack