Christmas

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3D Printing Heads to The Vatican
Pope Francis Receives 3D Printed Nano-Nativity Scene for Christmas

Lithuanian researchers from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University have 3D printed the world's smallest nativity scene. The nanoscale-sized gift was given to Pope Francis for Christmas.

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Snow Joke
Climate Change Activists Create 3D Printed “No-Snow-Globes”

Shapeways release their 2015 holiday gift guide, featuring hundreds of 3D printed presents for your loved ones. These are our top choices. We’re hurtling down the home stretch of 2015, but first we have to survive the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Are you ready for the annual flurry of giving and receiving? Sure, you could […]

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Gracias!
3D Print Your Own Unique Greeting and Thank You Cards with gDraw

A homemade software called gDraw allows you to sketch a design in 2D and then create a G-Code file that can be 3D printed - perfect for thank you cards.

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3D Printed Figurines
All I Want For Christmas Is (Mini) You

3D printed figurines are shaping up to be one of the most sought after present this Christmas. Here’s what you should know about them.

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BMW Wishes You a Merry Christmas
Drive Into the Holiday Season With 3D Printable BMW Christmas Ornaments

BMW celebrates the holiday season and 3D printing technology by releasing STL files of its iconic logo, the famous BMW Welt, a set of wheels, and more. 

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11 Festive Christmas Decorations You Can Print at Home

The holidays draw near, so why not deck your halls with these 3D printable Christmas decorations. Ho ho ho!

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Christmas Spirit
AKQA & Monash University 3D Print Christmas Decorations to Cure Muscular Dystrophy

AKQA partners with Monash University to 3D print Christmas decorations and raise money to fund a cure for muscular dystrophy. 

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Let it Snow
Build and 3D Print a Twitter-Enabled Christmas Snow Globe

This snow globe looks like an ordinary Christmas decoration. In truth, it has magical Twitter powers thanks to 3D printing and Raspberry Pi.

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You Better Watch Out
Santa’s Shop is a 3D Printed Storytelling Installation

The festive season provides one creative couple an opportunity to flex their Maker muscles; Santa's Shop is an animatronic box of delights.

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Deck the Halls
Vancouverite Makes All Her Christmas Presents on a 3D Printer

This year, Vancouver local Megan Barker explored a new dimension in festivity; she used her 3D printer to create all her Christmas presents.

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Tree of Life
Aqua Shard Has a Shower of 3D Printed Leaves For Christmas

3D printed art installation in collaboration with Sir David Attenborough replaces traditional Xmas tree at Aqua Shard restaurant in London.

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Christmas Is Coming!
Sainsbury’s Christmas Advert with James Corden & 3D Printing

Sainsbury's Christmas Advert joins other UK supermarkets in pulling heart strings this holiday season, but theirs uses 3D printed animation.

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Season's Greetings
Shapeways Launches Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Counting down to Christmas, Hanukkah, and every other seasonal celebration, Shapeways launches their Holiday Gift Guide 2016.

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Opinion
A 3D Printer is for Life, Not Just for Christmas

Stories abound of 3D printers gathering dust from last Christmas. Don't buy a 3D printer if you're not prepared to learn how to use it.

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Goldenballs
3D Print your Star Wars BB-8 Christmas Decorations

Ready to deck the halls this festive season? For every Star Wars fan, this 3D printed BB-8 ornament is the perfect decoration for your Christmas tree.

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Ho-Ho-Holidays
12 Picks from the Shapeways Holiday Gift Guide 2015

Shapeways release their 2015 holiday gift guide, featuring hundreds of 3D printed presents for your loved ones. These are our top choices.