The BowTie, by Monocircus, is a bow tie made by 3D printing technology. It is a bow tie made in nylon plastic and needs no tying like the typical fabric bow ties. To put it on, simply slot it onto the button of any collared dress shirt. It is easy and comfortable to wear and stays in shape and style without the need for adjusting. The checkered mesh structure creates an interesting visual impact, yet maintains a simplicity that is suitable for different fashion styles and occasions whether formal or casual.
Windbell is an innovative bicycle bell. It combines a whistle with a bell and allows cyclists to choose different sounds as alarms according to the road conditions they face. The Windbell whistling is made by the wind power. Through The wind tunnel effect it can make sound with no electric power. The speed of the bike make the wind blow the whistle and sound the alarm. When The cyclist need to make long time alarm sound. They can switch the Windbell to whistle mode. The base of the Windbell is a revolving axle at 90 degrees. It can shut off the whistling while maintaining the bell function.
The shoe collection was to discover ways and limitations in 3-D printing technology to push the boundaries of these constraints and change these processes of the footwear manufacturing. It is clear that 3-D printing technology can not only achieve footwear production, but also allow a large amount of flexibility in the design stage, as well as allowing me as a shoe designer to push the limits of design structures. This collection could be part of the further development of using this technology in design and manufacturing processes, and in particular in relation to the production of footwear.
Coral flower vase is a 3d printed test tube flower vase which hosts dynamic and spatial floral arrangements. The vase has a minimal structural setting to provide a platform for various designs for floral designers to create their artwork and displays. Coral consists of 8 individual branches which each holds a glass tube housing water which can be easily removed and refilled without having to move the vase itself. The sculptural form, along with diverse floral arrangement schemes, changes the atmosphere with unique styles and fills the space up with life and refreshment.
Six ancient and modern monuments in Milan become six different chess pieces. They live side by side not only in the reality but also on a chessboard, dancing with many different moves and creating new urban skylines each time. 3D printing is the innovative technology chosen to represent this futuristic world. Melting past, present and future, human beings can find new designs and new lifestyles.
Toybic is personalized RC toy car of the next generation that replaces old-fashioned approach "Bought, gave away and forgot" with "Let's design and play together!". It can be custom-designed via online app, 3D-printed at any location and provides user an opportunity to enjoy the interactivity of virtual games in a real world. Futuristic toy encourage users’ creativity to build new designs, share with other users, promote sustainability (old or broken parts can be simply re-printed), bring parents together with kids and provide learning of 3D modeling and printing.