The additive manufacturing works in several fields but fashion is the most surprising. Nowadays, the 3D printing is frequently used as fashion tool showing amazing results. The 3D printing and the wearable technology are part of the vocational education about fashion design.

A recent case is the fashion show in one of the most prestigious design school in China, Nanjing University of the Arts. During this event, 42 graduate students have modeled wearing 150 dresses and accessories printed with a 3D printer. The advent of the 3D printing in the fashion world has given the idea to these students to organize a special fashion show. Of course, on the catwalks, their 3D printed works were the main protagonists.

Real artworks have been selected for the show “Alla scoperta del Segreto”. Objects coming from the future with a stimulating shape and historical references.
Portable accessories, eccentric hats, unique straps and jumpsuits are protagonists of the catwalks. All of them are created using the 3D printing technology. Students have spent four years exploring clothing’s art and its soul and we can see that in all their artworks.

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