Threeasfour, SS14, New York.
As designers become more comfortable using laser cutting and 3D printing technology, it is going to become ever more important that designers push the limits of what is possible with these technologies. Once the press and consumers get over the wow value it is going to be essential that the technology serves the design, and that the design has not merely been shaped to fit in with the technology.
Garment images are from the project “The Garments May Vary” by Nadine Goepfert via Thisispaper»
As we began to discuss in the previous post, Working With Difficult Materials: Part 1», there are many strategies that you can adopt when designing and working with difficult fabrics. In this post we will discuss some tactics you can try to help you to experiment with how you sew the fabric and some ways to streamline your draping and pattern making processes as well.