What if we could print our own shoes?
Shopping for shoes can be a real pain for some of us. Too small, too loose, not my style, not the right colour, not enough comfortable… ugh! Can 3d printing help us?
There are so many 3d printed footwear around, that we won’t even try to fit them all in this post. For example here are Adidas, and New Balance with their new spongelike midsole concept, that is flexible, and can cushion every step and hop you take during your morning run. What’s so great about it? It can be custom made, so it would fit like a glove – for shoes are like gloves for feet, right?
Speaking about perfect fit; Feetz offers a unique service. Just download their app, take a few photos about your feet, pick your style, and no matter how extremely shaped your feet are, they will send a pair of shoes fitting you like Cinderella!
If you are into high fashion and other fancy stuff, keep your eyes on the catwalk because nowadays, no big fashion show is complete without 3d printed shoes. For example, on last year’s Milan Design Week a team of leading architects and designers exhibited some really extraordinary footwear, printed after their own designs…